The 2018 ECNL College Impact – Atlantic Sun Conference

 RICHMOND, VA (November 6, 2018) – Ten years ago, the Girls ECNL transformed the landscape for girls’ soccer and began a movement that would impact all levels of women’s soccer. The ECNL College Impact catalogs the incredible impact ECNL Alums have on collegiate women’s soccer conferences across the country every year.

The ECNL College Impact for the Atlantic Sun Conference includes all players currently active on Atlantic Sun rosters:

  • 111 ECNL alumni are currently playing in the Atlantic Sun.
  • The Atlantic Sun Defensive Player of the Year (Logan McFadden) and the Atlantic Sun Goalkeeper of the Year (Kate Mason) are ECNL Alums.
  • 7 of the 12 players on the 2018 ASUN All-Freshman Team are ECNL Alums.

The Atlantic Sun Conference includes Florida Gulf Coast University, Jacksonville University, Kennesaw State University, Lipscomb University, New Jersey Institute of Technology, University of North Florida, University of South Carolina Upstate and Stetson University.

Congratulations to all of the ECNL Alumni being recognized by the Atlantic Sun and selected for All-Conference First Team, Second Team or All-Freshman Team honors:

Name College ECNL Club
Lindsey Patton FGCU Armada FC
Isabella Contreras Kennesaw State BOCA United
Kendall Higgs Kennesaw State BOCA United
Logan McFadden Lipscomb BUSA
Erin McRae Stetson Carolina Rapids
Gabrielle Farrell Liberty FC Bucks
Kate Mason Lipscomb FC Dallas
Nicole Loehle NJIT Match Fit Academy
Kelsey Hahn Kennesaw State NTH-Tophat
Sarah Alexander Jacksonville NTH-Tophat
JJ Bryant North Florida Orlando City, Armada FC
Melissa Weck FGCU Slammer FC
Madison Ellis Liberty Solar SC
Kendra Hoffman North Florida Tampa Bay United
Cora Duininck Liberty TSC Hurricane
Zoe Gaffney Liberty Vardar
Leah Cernicky Lipscomb West Coast FC

The ECNL is the top development 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 at one of the 89 ECNL clubs across the country and start your journey to college soccer now.

To view a listing of current ECNL Alums in the Atlantic Sun Conference, 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