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Semifinal action is on tap for Thursday afternoon in the Development Academy, as four U16 and four U18 teams prepare to duke it out in the final four in Carson, California.

Bethesda-Olney, Montreal Impact, PDA and FC Dallas comprise the U18 squads, while Real Salt Lake-AZ, Strikers FC, LA Galaxy and Chicago Magic are the U16 sides. TopDrawerSoccer.com will have coverage up on Friday recapping the action, while you can check out the video preview from USSF, or listen to last week’s TDS Podcast, where we preview and pick the final field.

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The third and final group day of the 2013 ECNL National Finals saw teams officially clinch spots in championship games, with plenty of familiar names advancing — including PDA, Real Colorado, Slammers FC, and many more.

Take a look at some of the action from day three after the jump.

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Blog1The final ECNL Event of the regular season wrapped up on Memorial Day, capping off an extremely busy weekend for the teams that made the trip out east. Day three action was just as entertaining and action-packed as the previous two days were.

Take a look behind the scenes with a handful of photos after the jump.

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ECNLMAINThe second day of action was, in many ways, a bit different while also being quite similar to the first at the ECNL PDA National Event in New Jersey. The sun crept out from behind the clouds, but the remaining wind certainly provided the same challenges as Saturday.

Make sure that you check out our rewind from Sunday’s action, while also taking a look at some of the other photos from the day after the jump.

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BlogheaderThe last ECNL event of the 2012-13 regular season has kicked off in New Jersey — check out our recap from the first day — and it’s one last chance for college hopefuls to get to play in front of coaches, while also competing to secure playoff spots if they haven’t already.

Some bonus photos, tweets and videos from New Jersey are after the jump.

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