the top girls club in Soccer America's national rankings for the last two years, was the only club to claim two girls championships at
Disney's Soccer Showcase, taking U-18 and U-16 titles -- both in Showcase divisions.
Eclipse defeated Albertson SC Fury
, 3-1, in the U-18 final to
defend its Disney title. It finished second to the Dallas Texans Red Dallas
in last year's U.S. Youth Soccer National Championships. The Texans did not
travel to Florida for the Disney's Soccer Showcase.
The U-18 team is one of the deepest in the country. Its roster includes three members of the U.S. U-17 Women's Cup team: goalies Alexa Gaul
, Taylor Vancil
and Rachel Quon
The U-16 team, the
defending Illinois state champion, defeated a pair of East Coast powers, PDA Tsunami
and FC Stars of Massachusetts
1-0 scores in the knock out phase.