Total Futbol Players Named to USYS ODP Girls National Training Camp and Region 1 International Trip Rosters for Spring 2013

FRISCO, TX (January 8, 2013) – Five McLean ECNL players who are also members of the US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program (ODP) Region I pools in their respective age groups have been selected for ODP honors in 2013, including being invited to the Girls National Training Camp, taking place January 31-February 2, 2013, at Reach 11 Sports Complex in Phoenix, Ariz., and being selected to represent the U.S. ODP program in Region I International Competitions.

McLean players slated to represent Region I at the training camp in Phoenix include U16 ECNL midfielder Sidney Tison (2015) for the 1997 Age Group and U14 midfielder Ashley Ventura (2017) for the 1999 Age Group. ODP players from the 1997, 1998, and 1999 age groups will represent all four regions of the country at the 2013 National Camp. The invitation-only event will give participants an opportunity to work with some of the nation’s top coaches to improve their playing abilities. The camp schedule is available here.

McLean ECNL players tapped for ODP Region I Team International Trips include: U16 goalkeeper Katelyn Jensen (2015) and midfielder Madeline McCracken (2015), who will both compete in Germany from Feb. 14-24 on the 1997-1996 Region I Team, and U15 midfielder Carson Nizialek (2016), who will compete in Costa Rica from Feb. 14-21 on the 1998 Region I Team.

Congratulations to our players on earning these ODP Region I honors and opportunities in 2013!