According to a release, The National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) is proud to announce that an expansion team located in Kalamazoo, Michigan will begin play in 2016.

The release goes on to say the team will be led by Mike Garrett, founder of SoccerZone and owner of Back of the Net Sports.  Garrett is also an owner and board member for Let’s Play Sports, a company that owns and operates 25 indoor soccer facilities across the country.  He focuses on company expansion and finance in his role with Let’s Play.


“Our goal and mission is to establish a sustainable soccer program to serve our area’s players and soccer fans,” Garrett added.  “We are very excited about this project and have been working behind the scenes for quite some time to get to this point.”

The team’s home venue, additional team founders, coaching and technical staff, and name will be announced at a later date.  The name will be determined by a “Name the Team” contest.

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