NCSL Regional Talent Showcase Presented by The St. James

January 5th, 2019 (Girls Only) & January 6th, 2019 (Boys Only)

NCSL is excited to announce its first ever player college combine! The NCSL High School Regional Talent Showcase presented by The St. James will be held on January 5th (girls only) and January 6th (boys only) at The St. James, the Washington region's premier sports, wellness and active entertainment destination.

The event will feature college coaches from across the region and provide players with a platform to learn about the college recruiting process, participate in training led by college coaches, and showcase their skills in small-sided games. In order to maximize player exposure, we have a limited number of spaces so sign up to reserve your spot now!

Event Details

  • Date | January 5th, 2019 (girls only) & January 6th, 2019 (boys only)
  • Time | 3pm-9pm (2:30pm check in)
  • Location | The St. James Indoor Sports Complex (6805 Industrial Rd., Springfield, VA 22151)
  • Eligible Participants | Current 8th graders through 12th graders (undeclared); open to all players
  • Cost | $160 (NCSL member club price, regardless of league); $199 (non-NCSL member club price)


Each player will receive:

  • College combine t-shirt
  • Use of indoor, climate-controlled facility to play at their best
  • Major League Soccer Combine fitness testing for student-athletes to use in their college recruiting process
  • Small-group training led directly by college coaches
  • Several small-sided games to maximize involvement and touches in front of college coaches
  • Groupings based on graduation year and information packets for coaches to make player ID as efficient as possible
  • Q&A panel with college coaches to learn about the college recruiting process
  • Opportunity to hear from a high-profile keynote speaker at end of the combine event

Colleges Attending
We have early commitments from the following schools:

  • Men's Schools | Georgetown University, Duke University, American University, Bridgewater College, Christopher Newport University, University of the District of Columbia, Davis & Elkins College, Frostburg State, George Mason University, George Washington University, Hampden-Sydney College, Howard University, James Madison University, Longwood University, University of Mary Washington, McDaniel College, Mount St. Mary's, Northern Virginia Community College, Stevenson University, St. Lawrence University, William & Mary, VMI
  • Women's Schools | Catholic University, Davis & Elkins College, Ferrum College, Gettysburg College, Johns Hopkins University, University of Lynchburg, University of Mary Washington, Marymount University, Roanoke College, Shenandoah University, St. Mary's College of Maryland, York College