The ECNL College Impact – Colonial Athletic Association

RICHMOND, VA (November 9, 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 CAA includes all players currently active on CAA rosters:

  • 127 ECNL Alums are currently playing in the CAA Conference.
  • The CAA Defender of the Year (Madeline Anderson) and CAA Rookie of the Year (Meredith Christopher) are ECNL Alums.
  • There were 42 ECNL alums in the 2017 Big South freshman class, nearly 50% of the class.
  • 13 players on the CAA First Team, Second Team and All-Rookie Team are ECNL Alums.

The CAA includes the College of Charleston, University of Delaware, Drexel University, Elon University, Hofstra University, James Madison University, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Northeastern University, Towson University and the College of William and Mary.

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

Name College ECNL Club
Kayla Cappuzzo Northeastern Albertson Fury
Meredith Christopher Elon Charlotte SA
Molly McGarry UNCW Charlotte SA
Maddie Bove Towson Continental FC
Madeline Anderson Hofstra East Meadow SC
Hannah Rosenblatt Northeastern FC Stars
Eve Goulet Northeastern FC Stars
Vanessa Kara Drexel PDA
Haley Crawford James Madison PDA
Maddy Brill-Edwards Charleston Penn Fusion
Julianne Ross Northeastern SLSG-MO
Hannah Lopiccolo Northeastern West Coast FC

The ECNL 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 CAA, click here.


About Girls Elite Clubs National League: The Girls Elite Clubs National League (Girls 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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