The ECNL College Impact – American Athletic Conference

RICHMOND, VA (November 2, 2017) – The ECNL College Impact series catalogs the incredible impact of ECNL Alums on collegiate women’s soccer every year. In 2017, once again, ECNL Alums are dominating the landscape in conferences all over the country.

The ECNL College Impact for the American Athletic Conference includes all players currently active on American Athletic rosters:

  • Over 55% of the 2017 American Athletic Conference freshmen class are ECNL Alum.
  • The 2017 American Athletic Offensive Player of the Year, Morgan Ferrara, is an ECNL Alum.
  • 8 of the American Athletic All-Conference honorees are ECNL Alums.

The American Athletic Conference includes the University of Central Florida, University of Cincinnati, University of Connecticut, East Carolina University, University of Houston, University of Memphis, University of South Florida, Southern Methodist University, Temple University, and University of Tulsa.

Congratulations to all of the ECNL alumni being recognized by the American Athletic Conference for selection to the All-Conference First Team, Second Team or All-Rookie Team:

Name College ECNL Club
Yamilee Eveillard UConn Albertson Fury
Selena Peters Houston Albion Hurricanes FC
Hannah Allred SMU Dallas Texans
Elizabeth Woerner Memphis Eclipse Select SC
Claire Oates SMU Slammers FC
Allie Thorton SMU Solar Chelsea SC
Jazmin Grant Houston Texas Rush
Morgan Ferrara UCF West Florida Flames

The ECNL is more than four letters – it is the best platform for female soccer players in the United States, and the vision and goal of the best clubs, teams, and players in the country.  Become an ECNL athlete and start your path to college soccer now.

To view a listing of current ECNL Alums in the American Athletic Conference, click here.


About Elite Clubs National League: The Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) was founded in 2009 to enhance the developmental experience of female youth soccer players in the United States through: (i) improving the competitive environment through creation of a true national competitive league; (ii) improving the process for identifying elite female soccer players through a systematic scouting and identification program based on national competitions; and (iii) improving the daily training environment at top female youth soccer clubs through developing best practices and training and organizational guidelines for its member clubs. The ECNL is sanctioned by US Club Soccer and is sponsored by Nike Soccer.  |  Facebook /theECNL  |  Twitter@theECNL

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