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St. Louis Scott Gallagher Soccer Club

SLSG ECNL Program Gathers for ECNL Playoffs Draw

 

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The St. Louis Scott Gallagher ECNL program found out their opponents for the ECNL National Playoffs and ECNL National Finals tonight during the ECNL Playoff Draw event. 

 

The ECNL National Playoffs & Finals will take place from June 21-26 at 60 Acres Park in Seattle, Washington. The ECNL National Playoffs are comprised of the top 32 clubs in the country at the U14-U17 age groups while the ECNL National Finals is comprised of the top 16 clubs in the country at the U18/19 level.  Of the seven SLSG teams competing in the ECNL National Finals between SLSG MO and SLSG IL, four of them were #1 seeds in their group with the U18/19 team being ranked #1 in the entire country.

 

“Tonight was a great night for SLSG and I could not be more proud of all the girls and staff,” said SLSG ECNL Program Director Ralph Richards. “The achievement of qualifying for the ECNL National Playoffs and Finals is a testament to the determination, focus, and fight all these teams have shown throughout the season and we are excited to continue that mission as we compete against the top clubs from across the country.”

 

"We are extremely excited to have qualified for the ECNL Playoffs Finals for the first time in SLSG IL history, let alone having two teams with the U14 and U19 girls qualifying," said SLSG IL ECNL Director Laura Ridolfi. "We are looking forward to taking all our girls teams that have qualified in some capacity to Seattle and competing at the top level."

 

The draw breaks down by age group and (seed) as follows:

 

U14 – Group B

SLSG MO (1)

Cross United

Tennessee SC

Carolina Rapids

 

U14 – Group F

SLSG IL (4)

Sting Dallas

Atlanta Fire

Match Fit

 

U15 – Group H

SLSG MO (1)

Arsenal FC

PDA

Solar

 

U15 North American Cup Draw:

FC Stars (12) vs. SLSG IL (5)

 

U16 – Group H

SLSG MO (3)

WNY Flash

FC Stars

Arsenal FC

 

U16 Showcase Cup Draw:

SLSG IL (3) vs. Davis Legacy (14)

 

U17 – Group E

SLSG MO (1)

CESA

Slammers FC

FC Nova

 

U17 Showcase Cup Draw:

SLSG IL (16) vs. Pheasant Rage (1)

 

U18/19 – Group A

SLSG MO (1)

Tampa Bay United

Sting Dallas

Sereno SC

 

U18/19 – Group B

SLSG IL (4)

McLean YS

Heat FC

Pittsburgh Riverhounds