Congratulations to our very own Hope Breslin of the EMSC Stars '98 ECNL team who last week was nominated as the New York State Gatorade player of the year. For more on the story, click Here.
Seventeen ECNL Players Honored by Gatorade
RICHMOND, VA (February 4, 2016) - ECNL would like to congratulate the following young women who are not only talented athletes on the field, but great in the classroom and in their communities. Gatorade’s Player of the Year program, now in its 31st year, honors the nation’s top high school athletes based on their athletic excellence, academic achievement and exemplary character. This year’s state winners are no exception. The list features 17 ECNLers out of the 25 award recipients named for the fall season.
Congratulations to the following Gatorade State Girls Soccer Players of the Year:
- Jenna Bike (Connecticut)
- Lauren Bouvia (Idaho)
- Alia Martin (Indiana)
- Kia Rankin (Maryland)
- Opal Curless (Maine)
- Hannah Cade (Minnesota)
- Brittany Delridge (Montana)
- Gabi Brummett (New Hampshire)
- Frankie Tagliaferri (New Jersey)
- Hope Breslin (New York)
- Taylor Kornieck (Nevada)
- Malia Berkely (Ohio)
- Lucy Davidson (Oregon)
- Rachael Dorwart (Pennsylvania)
- Holly Daugirda (Utah)
- Sam Hiatt (Washington)
- Kaili Gregory (Washington DC)
For more information on the Gatorade Player of the Year program visit www.gatorade.com/poy and follow the program using #GatoradePOY.
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 for college and youth national teams 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.