The ECNL College Impact – Horizon League

RICHMOND, VA (November 14, 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 Horizon League includes all players currently active on Horizon League rosters:

  • 67 ECNL Alums are currently playing in the Horizon League Conference- 21 of those ECNL Alums are freshmen.
  • ECNL Alum Macy Hamblin is the Horizon League Player of the Year and Offensive Player of the Year for the second consecutive year.

The Horizon League Conference includes Cleveland State University, University of Detroit Mercy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis, Northern Kentucky University, Oakland University, University of Wisconsin Green Bay, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Wright State University and Youngstown State University.

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

Name College ECNL Club
Krissy Kirkhoff IUPUI Carmel United
Aliani Lorenzo Cleveland State Colorado Rush
Tamae Douglas UIC Eclipse Select
Cassidy Blanchard Milwaukee FC Wisconsin
Anna Smalley Milwaukee FC Wisconsin
Taylor Tabbert Milwaukee FC Wisconsin
Kelli Doyle Detroit FSA FC
Miranda Ricks IUPUI Indiana Fire
Grace Grant Cleveland State Internationals SC
Macy Hamblin Northern Kentucky Ohio Elite
Ashlin West UIC SLSG-IL

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 Horizon League 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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