U18 Girls Advance to the National Championships for the 3rd Year in a Row!
The U18 Girls team have advanced to the USYSA National Tournament for the third year in a row. The girls finished in second place through the National League this season, which provides them with an automatic bid to the National Championships played in Germantown, Maryland July 21-27.
As participants in the Annandale Premier Cup U11 Boys Super Group, the United Elite U11 boys were undefeated, winning five games. Along the way they beat the #3, #7, #19 and #39 nationally ranked teams.
Illini Add Ohio Player of the Year as Early Enrollee
University of Illinois soccer head coach Janet Rayfield announced the addition of Abby Elinsky (Rocky River, Ohio/Rocky River HS) to the Illini squad on Tuesday. Elinsky, a striker for the national champion Cleveland United club team and the Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association (OSSCA) Player of the Year, comes to Illinois as an early enrollee for the class of 2014.
We are excited to announce the creation of the United Elite Program for Canton United and Cleveland United players! The United Elite Program has been created with the sole purpose of placing our most advanced, committed, and passionate soccer players in an environment that will continue to challenge and develop them through advanced group training and top-level competition.