EDP Soccer hosted the EDP New England Winter Showcase this past weekend at Fore Kicks III in Taunton, MA. Featuring 15U-19 Girls and 16U-19U Boys, the inaugural event had 48 teams from MA, CT, NJ and NY compete. Top clubs Best FC, Brentwood SC, Chelsea Piers Shoreline SC, CT Rush, Europa Lions, Fellsway Wanderers FC, Galway Rovers, Inter Connecticut, Juventus Academy Boston, Long Island Slammers, New York Surf, Nova Premier SC, New York Elite, Real Boston FC, South Central Premier, Southeast SC and Yankee United were all in attendance.
Located in a recruiting hotbed surrounded by several Division 1, Division 2, and Division 3 schools, the location provided a great opportunity for the players to be seen by college coaches of all levels. EDP Soccer’s partnership with ScoutingZone and Next Level Video enhanced the recruiting experience for players at the event through Video and Digital Player Profiles.
Highlights From This Past Weekend:
GALWAY ROVERS 2004 EDP CARLIN and REAL BOSTON FC 2004 SEVILLA both finished the weekend with wins in both matches, while INTER CONNECTICUT 03/02B NAC, JUVENTUS ACADEMY BOSTON EDS N 2004B, CHELSEA PIERS SHORELINE SC PSG and SOUTHEAST SC SSC 2005/04B each won a game a piece.
LONG ISLAND SLAMMERS 04 showed their quality up-front and defensively, winning and keeping a clean sheet in both matches. YANKEE UNITED FC RED STARS EDP NL also won both games, including a 2-0 win over a strong NEW YORK SURF G03 ACADEMY LI DUO side.
NOVA PREMIER SC 2005 ELITE went 2-0-0, with two clean sheets including a 1-0 win over INTER CONNECTICUT 05B NAC, and CHELSEA PIERS SHORELINE SC AJAX went 2-0-0, also recording a 1-0 win over Inter Connecticut 05B NAC and also defeating JUVENTUS ACADEMY BOSTON EDS N 2005B AZZURRO.
With teams from CT, NY, MA, and NJ in the division, CT came out as the top state, with CT RUSH SELECT 05G and SOUTH CENTRAL PREMIER STORM 05G the two teams that finished 2-0-0, and CHELSEA PIERS SHORELINE SC BORDEAUX going 1-1.
JUVENTUS ACADEMY BOSTON EDS N 2006B AZZURRO kept two clean sheets to finish top of the table while CHELSEA PIERS SHORELINE SC LAS PALMAS also went 2-0-0 including a 1-0 win over SOUTHEAST SC 06.
CHELSEA PIERS SHORELINE SC LEVANTE won the division with two wins, defeating two of Long Island’s top sides – LONG ISLAND SLAMMERS G06 and NEW YORK SURF G06 WHITE – who both won their other matches on the weekend.
LONG ISLAND SLAMMERS G2007 MAROON won the division with a 1-0 win over CHELSEA PIERS SHORELINE SC VERONA, and a 2-0 win over EUROPA LIONS FC 2007G BLUE.
The 2021 EDP Showcase Season concludes with the EDP South Atlantic Winter Showcase on December 18-19.