Thorns ECNL-RL


The ECNL Regional League compliments the ECNL as a key developmental platform for elite youth soccer in the United States, offering competitive opportunities for talented players to grow regionally. Prioritizing player development and providing a pathway for advancement within the sport.

ECNL-RL Girls Northwest Conference (U13-U17)

  • Portland Thorns Academy
  • Crossfire Premier
  • Eastside FC
  • Northwest Elite (Oregon Surf)
  • PacNW SC
  • Seattle United
  • Snohomish United
  • Three Rivers
  • United PDX
  • Washington Premier

ECNL-RL Season Schedule

In collaboration with our exclusive partner club of the Portland Thorns Academy, ECNL-Regional League (ECNL-RL) players will be participating in the OYSA league portion of the calendar season with Albion SC Portland.

  • ECNL-RL 9 games season (U13-U17)
  • June-August: Training 2-3x a week: 1 summer tournament
  • July: Crossfire Challenge Cup (U13-U17)
  • August: Albion Cup Portland (U11-U15)
  • August-November: OSAA HS Season (U15-U19)
  • September-November: Training 2-3x a week: OYSA Fall League (U11-U15), Presidents & Founders Cup (U11-U15)
  • November-January: Training 2x a week outdoor/indoor: Play in winter futsal league
  • November-March: 1 ECNL-RL Showcase (U15-U17)
  • February-March: Training 2-3x a week: OYSA Winter League (U15-U17), Presidents & Founders Cup (U15-U17), OYSA Spring League (U11-U14), State Cup (U11-U17)
  • May: Tryouts

Questions? Contact ECNL-RL Coordinator Scott Eggleston;