Providing the highest level of women's premier soccer in the US since 1998

San Diego SeaLions


President/Asst. Coach: Lu Snyder
Dir. of Operations: Scott Dreher
Head Coach: Jen Lalor-Nielsen
Head Athletic Trainer: Lea Thomann
Photographer: Aaron Jaffe

Contact the team:
San Diego SeaLions
Attention: Lu Snyder

Home Jersey: Royal
Home Short: Royal
Away Jersey: White
Away Short: Royal
Manchester Stadium - Cathderal Catholic High School
5555 Del Mar Heights Rd.
San Diego, CA 92130
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Adults ....................... $7

Youth ........................ $5

Senior & Millitary ........ $5

About the Team:

San Diego SeaLions was formed in 1988 to give post college players a place to play competitive soccer. WFC was one of original 6 WPSL teams, known as Auto Trader then. The WFC has sent at least 7 players to the WUSA. In 2004 San Diego WFC, Inc., a 501(c)(3) organization was created to develop, and maintain a full-service soccer program, providing playing and training opportunities, coaching, instruction and learning opportunities, and offering soccer program administration opportunities, for females of all ages in under-served areas of San Diego.

San Diego WFC has won numerous titles including:


  • 2013 WPSL National Champions
  • 2006 WPSL Final Four Finalist
  • 2001 Las Vegas Silver Mug Invitational Champions
  • 2000 WPSL League Champions
  • 1999 US National Champions
  • 1999 Las Vegas Silver Mug Invitational Champions
  • 1996 Las Vegas Silver Mug Invitational Champions

Type of Players: Top college players, US National Team Players (youth and full team), International Players and Aspiring Professional Players.

Local Colleges: San Diego State, Univ. of San Diego, Univ. California at San Diego. The SeaLions also draws top talent from Colleges and Universities from across the country.

Home Field: Cathderal Catholic High School's Manchester Stadium.
A multi-use stadium in Del Mar, California. Opened in 2005. The stadium is home to the CCHS Dons.


About the Coaching:

Jen Lalor-Nielsen, by the age of 18, Lalor-Nielsen made her first appearance with the Women's National Team and played for the US Women's National Team for 4 years, (1992-1995). Including the 1995 Women's World Cup team that won the Bronze medal in Sweden.

Jen's trademark is her ball skills and absolute control of the ball which had earned her a full scholarship to Santa Clara University, the first player ever to receive a full soccer scholarship to Santa Clara. She was also named to the All-American team 3 years in a row.  It was this skill that enabled her to play professionally in Japan, Denmark and Sweden.  She also played in the WUSA for 3 years for New York Power and San Diego Spirit.  

-Head Coach at Poway High School (Girls Varsity Soccer Program in her 5th season)

-Coaching and instructing daily sessions and clinics for JB Soccer

-In 2008 she was inducted to the Santa Clara University Hall of Fame.

Type of Players:

The WFC consists primarily of current and former college players.

Local Colleges:

San Diego State, Univ. of San Diego, Univ. California at San Diego, CSU San Marcos, UCLA, USC and many more.

Player Tryouts:

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