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PRO to continue association with the Elite Clubs National League

February 11, 2017

PRO is pleased to announce that it is continuing its association with the Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) throughout the ECNL National Events in 2017.  

PRO, together with the ECNL, provides a referee scouting network and mentoring cooperation at each of its National Events throughout the year. PRO Referee Scouts and Mentors, along with other selected national and local referee coach mentors, provide training, feedback and guidance for all referees at the events.

PRO’s Strategic Initiatives Manager, Sandra Serafini, said: “PRO is very pleased to continue our association with ECNL for the 2017 season.  

"The ECNL offers the high quality and competitive conditions that enable PRO to scout for and mentor some of the best up and coming officiating talent in the country.”

The ECNL is the top development, training and competition program for youth female soccer players in the United States.  

The mission of the Elite Clubs National League is to change the landscape for players in the United States through innovative, player-centered programming that raises standards of quality and experience in all aspects of the game.

ECNL will use the performance observations to select referees for consideration at its National Playoffs in June and July.

ECNL National Events:

•    ECNL Texas  |  Houston, TX  |  February 18-20, 2017  |  U15-U18

•    ECNL Phoenix (Spring)  |  Phoenix, AZ  |  April 7-9, 2017  |  U15-U18

•    ECNL New Jersey  |  Zarephath, NJ  |  May 27-29, 2017  |  U15-U17

•    ECNL National Playoffs  |  Rockford, IL  |  June 22-27, 2017

•    ECNL National Finals  |  San Diego, CA  |  July 7-8, 2017

For more information on ECNL events, please contact Dick Triche, ECNL National Events Referee Director at dick.triche@officialsmgtgroup.com.


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