The Charlotte Independence Soccer Club offers a Girls ECNL Futures Program as a way to provide even more competitive pathways to our players. If you have any questions about this program please contact Adam Tipper for the North at and contact Kalla Stark for the South at

Check out this article about the introduction of ECNL Futures and the ECNL Girl's Regional Leagues by clicking here

Program Overview

The ECNL Futures Program is a way for more of our female players to be introduced to the competitive environment of the ECNL through the ECNL Regional Leagues. The ECNL Futures will be comprised of 13U-19U teams with a team from the North and a team from the South in each age group. This program requires a high level of commitment as players will compete on a regional as well as possible national level. 

Throughout their 10 month season, players will have 4 training sessions per week with weekly sports performance sessions included. Players will be coached by officially licensed staff with the addition of video and player performance analysis. Teams will compete in the ECNL Regional Leagues with top-performing teams earning the right to compete in the Open Cup Division of the ECNL Playoffs in June for the 15U, 16U, and 17U age groups. This event will pit them against other ECNL Regional League teams as well as other ECNL teams. The program also includes access to athletic trainers as well as offseason training. 

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  • 10-month program, 4-training sessions per week
  • Weekly sports performance in season
  • Video analysis and player performance analysis
  • Fees include all hotels, meals, and transportation for all team travel events
    • Any event over 500-mile round trip is considered "Team Travel" while anything less than that is considered "Family Travel"
    • Please note that any event during the holiday period of 12/15-1/15 and Summer post-season play is not considered a "Team Travel" event
    • Due to COVID-19, the club has decided to suspend all Team Travel through January 1, 2021. All trips prior to January 1, 2021 will be Family Travel. Because of this, a $500 discount will be applied to each player's final payment, provided that the account is in good standing.
  • College recruitment advisor
  • Access to College Fit Finder
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Program Staff
2020-2021 Coaching Assignments


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