Area Soccer Clubs Combine Into Charlotte Independence Soccer Club
Group is now one of largest in the U.S. of its kind
Carolina Rapids Soccer Club, Discoveries Soccer Club, and Lake Norman Soccer Club have combined as the Charlotte Independence Soccer Club, now one of the largest youth-to-pro clubs in the U.S. Independence SC, as it’s referred in short, comprises nearly 12,000 members.
The new club says it has “playing levels for boys and girls ranging from recreation levels, ECNL, NPL, Development Academy, USL League Two, to the USL Championship.” With this move, Independence SC also expands its partnerships with Adidas as an apparel sponsor and Novant Health as the kit sponsor for its competitive youth teams. The team says that this “integration of the two brands align Independence SC with the same look as the Independence USL Championship team.”
Find more info about Independence SC here.