The tenth club to commit to playing in the inaugural 2020 season of the Ohio Valley Premier League (OVPL) is Ohio Galaxies FC. An OVPL Founding Member, Ohio Galaxies FC has provided players in the Dayton-area with an elite training and playing environment since 1974. When it comes to individual accomplishments, Ohio Galaxies FC is one of the leading clubs in Ohio South in the number of players voted to All-American (high school and collegiate), All-State, All-League and Region II ODP Team selections. Ohio Galaxies FC players have had the opportunity to continue their soccer careers as scholar athletes at such many notable institutions, adding a team to the OVPL enables Ohio Galaxies FC youth the next step in their careers.
Members of OVPL for 2020 include: Cincinnati Dutch Lions FC, Indy Saints FC, Lexington Landsharks, FC Pride, Cincy SC, Valhalla FC, Cincinnati Swerve, Ohio Premier Soccer Club, and Ohio Galaxies FC. Stay connected with the OVPL on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram.
About Ohio Galaxies FC
The Ohio Galaxies FC program is founded on the principle of providing players with an athletic educational environment which will promote the development of their soccer skills, foster leadership and sportsmanship while promoting progressively challenging competition. Our goal is to give each player the athletic and problem solving abilities that will benefit them throughout life. The Ohio Galaxies FC high school program serves the development of both boys and girls who are interested in playing competitive soccer at the high school level and are also interested in investigating the possibility of playing soccer in college or professionally. The club boasts an impressive record of individual and team accomplishments, from State Cup and Regional championships through 1st and 2nd place finishes at some of the country's most prestigious youth tournaments.
About the OVPL
The Ohio Valley Premier League (OVPL) was created to operate a competitive soccer circuit offering the only adult amateur competition throughout the tri-state (Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky) region. Player development is a central focus of the League, as the League strives to promote the region at a national level.
The OVPL seeks to grow the game of soccer in the region by providing a highly-competitive soccer league for men, women, boys, and girls of all ages. The League is sanctioned through US Club Soccer and provides access to competing in the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup, the nation’s longest running tournament.
About US Club Soccer
US Club Soccer will foster the growth and development of soccer clubs throughout the United States to create the best possible development environment for players of all ages in every club.