The ECNL College Impact – Patriot League

RICHMOND, VA (November 20, 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 Patriot League includes all players currently active on Patriot League rosters:

  • 149 ECNL Alums are currently playing in the Patriot League Conference – 65% of the Freshmen in the Patriot League Conference are ECNL alums.
  • 18 players of the Patriot League honorees are ECNL Alums – 55% of the players of the Patriot League honorees are ECNL Alums.
  • The Patriot League Midfielder of the Year (Meghan Hegarty) and the Patriot League Defensive Player of the Year (Rachel Bloznalis) are ECNL Alums.

The Patriot League includes American University, Boston University, Bucknell University, Colgate University, College of the Holy Cross, Lafayette College, Lehigh University, Loyola University Maryland, United States Naval Academy (Navy) and United States Military Academy at West Point (Army).

Congratulations to all of the ECNL Alums recognized by the Patriot League Conference for All Conference First Team, Second Team and Third Team honors:

Name College ECNL Club
Kira Flaherty American Albertson Fury
Eliza Doll Colgate Bethesda SC
Maggie Wadsworth Lehigh Charlotte SA
Alex Jackson Navy Colorado Storm
Leah Lewis Colgate Connecticut FC
Ellis Miller Colgate Dallas Texans
Sam Miller Lehigh East Meadow SC
Sydney Witham Army Eclipse Select SC
Rachel Bloznalis Boston University FC Boston
Christina Wakefield Boston University FC Stars of Mass
Dorrie Varley-Barrett Boston University FC Stars of Mass
Karli Cirovski Bucknell Maryland United
Alyssa Riporti Lehigh Match Fit Academy
Gabrielle Martone Lafayette Match Fit Academy
Clare MacAdam Navy PDA
Meghan Holtz Bucknell PDA
Meghan Hegarty Navy Richmond United
Clare Shea Army World Class 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 Patriot 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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