Two youth Scottsdale soccer teams qualify for finals

Scottsdale Soccer U14 Girls (submitted photo)

Scottsdale Soccer U14 Girls (submitted photo)

Two youth travel teams from Scottsdale Soccer (U14, U16 Girls) have qualified for US Club Soccer’s National Premier League Finals to be held July 9-13 at Grand Park in Westfield, Ind.

NPL Finals is the culminating event of a year-long, league-based competition among qualifiers from 19 regional leagues around the country. It will feature more than 6,000 players from 150 teams representing 18 U.S. states, according to a press release.

Founded in 2001, US Club Soccer boasts member teams from all 50 states, while sanctioning more than 400 tournaments annually, stated the release. Through its player-centric mentality, USCS has produced numerous elite youth players who have matriculated to professional leagues and top NCAA Division I teams.

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