Six Players Named ECNL All-Conference And One Also Earned Midwest Player of the Year Recognition
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In its inaugural season, six FC Wisconsin players have received postseason recognition from the Elite Clubs National League (ECNL). Last Friday, the Boys ECNL All-Conference Teams and Players of the Year for U15-U18/19 were announced.
FC Wisconsin Midwest All-Conference ECNL Selections:
U15: Vincent Bennage (Mid)
U15: Jack Corbett (Fwd)
U16: Thomas Priest (Mid)
U17: Erich Legut (Def)
U18/19: Peyton Aranda (Fwd)
U18/19: Simar Perez (Mid)
The awards did not stop there for Vincent Bennage, as he was also named the U15 Midwest Conference Player of the Year for his season's efforts.
"We are really proud of how each of our teams played throughout our first season with the ECNL," said FC Wisconsin Co- Director of Coaching Ben Shepherd. "To have so many players earn postseason recognition, as well as having a player of the year for the region, shows that our players and teams competed well on a consistent basis against the highest level of opposition.”
Co-Director of Coaching Billy Solberg commented, “The ECNL has provided our players with the most professional and competitive platform in the country. The clubs, coaches and players are all first class and it has been a tremendous experience for our teams. The opportunities that the ECNL is providing for elite level players are so important to long-term player development.”
Congratulations to each of these players for this outstanding recognition!