The ECNL Girls Regional League - Heartland Conference provides everything players need to develop and grow, and does so with the professionalism and excellence of the ECNL. This league for the FC WIsconsin second teams from U13-U18/19 will include teams from clubs in the ECNL and from clubs outside the league – from Illinois, Iowa, and Michigan. Divided into 2 divisions to reduce travel, the league will provide divisional competition, a regular season college showcase in Rockford, and post-season pathways - everything players need to grow, develop and have fun.
The ECNL Regional League program will operate side-by-side with the clubs ECNL Club Competition Program, with the same coaches, philosophy and curriculum to insure that all players have a great experience. Players will be able to move back and forth between the ECNL Club Competition and ECNL Regional League programs based on development and performance.
The ECNL Regional League will also have their own player awards at U16 and up.
“The future is bright for the players in our club – the new ECNL Regional League brings potential for players to develop, train, and compete in the best environment in youth sports - the ECNL. Our players will have opportunities for movement between rosters, post season competition, and showcase opportunities similar to our ECNL Program and if those players strive to continue their careers and play in college, they have the pathway to do it.”
This program is designed to maximize each player’s development, potential, and experience in the game. The player pathway and environment at FC Wisconsin is unmatched and provides the best opportunity for those that aspire to play in college. FC Wisconsin and the ECNL continue to “raise the game” and provide the top youth development platform in the country.