Spring 2016 Elite Players League (EPL) - League News & Updates

ALL TEAMS must follow the EPL on Twitter: @OE_EPL For All Weather & Schedule Updates!!!

 

 

SPRING 2016 CALENDAR

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:   FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2016

TEAM ONLINE REGISTRATION/PAYMENT DUE:  MONDAY, MARCH 21, 2016 (Instructions here)

PRELIMINARY BRACKETS:  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23, 2016 (HERE)

BRACKET APPEAL DUE:  SATURDAY, MARCH 26, 2016

FINAL BRACKETS:  MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2016

PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE: FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2016 (HERE)

OPENING WEEKEND OF MATCHES:  FRIDAY, APRIL 8-10, 2016

FINAL WEEKEND OF MATCHES: FRIDAY, MAY 20-21, 2016

RAIN OUT DATES: FRIDAY, JUNE 3-5, 2016

 

**US SOCCER HEADING RULE EFFECTIVE SPRING 2016** 

 

 

The ELITE PLAYERS LEAGUE has become one of the top player development friendly league in Cincinnati, attracting more than 110 teams in the U6-U10 age divisions for boys and girls. All matches are played at the Olberding Training Facility in West Chester, manicured weekly for all matches. This is by far, the top facility for players in these age groups in the area. 

 

APPLY FOR SPRING 2016 HERE

 

Spring 2016 Elite Players League (EPL) - League Information

SANCTION:  US Club Soccer

LEAGUE DIRECTOR:  Tim Lesiak - info@ohioelite.com
 
LEAGUE COMMISSIONER:  Scott Wheeler - swheeler@ohioelite.com
 
LEAGUE E-MAIL:  swheeler@ohioelite.com
 
LEAGUE TWITTER ACCOUNT:  @OE_EPL
 

ELIGIBLE PARTICIPANTS:  (Boys and Girls);  No minimum age requirement; U6 players born after 7/31/09; U7 players born after 7/31/08; U8 players born after 7/31/07; U9 players born after 7/31/06; U10/U11 players born after 7/31/05.

LEAGUE FORMAT:  U6-U10:  7v7 including GKs on 60 yard x 40 yard fields with age-appropriate goals.
                                  U10-U11:  9v9 including GKs on 80 yard x 50 yard fields with age-appropriate goals.

FIELD LOCATIONS:  Ohio Elite Training Center and other local sites in West Chester; keeping field sites relatively condensed allows for the scheduling of back-to-back games for coaches/trainers that have multiple teams, which there are many of; it also keeps ref assigning streamlined.  Your club has the potential to host if you have 6 or more teams from your club enter the league.

LEAGUE COSTS: 

  • League Fees for U6-U10 Teams:  $395.00/team - Includes 7 games and Referee Fees or $200/team for 4 games and Referee Fees
  • League Fees for U10-U11 9v9 Teams that played EPL in Fall 2015 and for NEW Teams US Club Carding through your own Club/Organization:  $200.00/team - Includes 4 games and Referee Fees

 

All checks need to be made out to Ohio Elite and sent by March 21, 2016 to:

OESA
256 East Sharon Road
Cincinnati, OH  45246


 

REGISTRATION/CARDING CHANGES FOR FALL 2016!!!