JAGS President Steve Eckel with a group of Sky Blue FC players.
Two New Jersey-Based Organizations Working Together in Promotion of the Game
Tinton Falls, N.J. (Thursday, March 31, 2016) – Sky Blue FC of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) officially announced today that it has partnered with the Jersey Area Girls Soccer League (JAGS) as a league affiliate for the 2016 season.
“We are very excited to work with JAGS in what we know is a mutually beneficial relationship,” said Tony Novo, Sky Blue FC President & General Manager. “Both Sky Blue FC and JAGS share a similar passion for promoting female soccer players while serving as an inspiration to all of the young girls who play the sport. We are looking forward to doing some great things together with JAGS this season to help grow the game.”
The Jersey Area Girls Soccer League (JAGS) is an all-girls league that plays throughout the State of New Jersey. JAGS is a member of New Jersey Youth Soccer, US Club Soccer and has also partnered with Next Gen USA to assist young girls in their continual development as players.
“JAGS continues to strive to support the development of female soccer players,” said Steve Eckel, President of JAGS. “Having a league affiliation and partnership with Sky Blue FC in place will change the future for all JAGS female players. We identify players and help them achieve their highest level using our partnership with Next Gen USA. I think that’s what it’s all about. I should know with five daughters who play soccer.”
To find out more about Jersey Area Girls Soccer League (JAGS), make sure to visit their official website.
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