Missouri Rush joined the Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) Regional League as part of the Heartland Conference. Missouri Rush will place teams in the U13-U18/19 ages starting in the fall of 2020. Teams that particiapte in the U15, U16, and U17 age groups will have the ability to advance to ECNL National Playoffs by winning their respective conferences.
About Girls Elite Clubs National League Girls: The Elite Clubs National League Girls (ECNL Girls) was founded in 2009 to enhance the developmental experience of female youth soccer players in the United States through: (i) improving the competitive environment through creation of a true national competitive league; (ii) improving the process for identifying elite female soccer players through a systematic scouting and identification program based on national competitions; and (iii) improving the daily training environment at top female youth soccer clubs through developing best practices and training and organizational guidelines for its member clubs. The ECNL Girls is sanctioned by US Club Soccer and is sponsored by Nike Soccer.