San Diego WFC SeaLions

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San Diego WFC SeaLions
Full name San Diego Women's Football Club SeaLions
Nickname(s) SeaLions
Founded 1988; 27 years ago (1988)
Stadium Manchester Stadium
Chairman Lu Snyder
Manager Paul Dougherty
League Women's Premier Soccer League
2008 5th, Pacific South Division

San Diego WFC SeaLions is an American women’s soccer team, founded in 1988. The team is a member of the Women's Premier Soccer League, the second tier of women’s soccer in the United States and Canada. The team plays in the South Division of the Pacific Conference.

The team plays its home games at Manchester Stadium on the campus of Cathedral Catholic High School in San Diego, California. The club's colors are sky blue, royal blue and white.


Current roster[edit]

No. Player Pos.
14 Sarah Aguilar Defender
Heidi Armstrong Forward
24 Britney Bennett Defender
Rachel Boaz Goalkeeper
9 Brianna Buffington
21 Cassie Callahan Midfielder
2 Danica Carey Midfielder
22 Micaela Cervantes Midfielder
8 Britnee Chesney Defender
20 Judy Christopher Midfielder
17 Alea DeSantis Defender
12 Sarah Devine Defender

Notable former players[edit]


Year Division League Reg. Season Playoffs
2005 2 WPSL 4th, West
2006 2 WPSL 2nd, West
2007 2 WPSL 2nd, West Did not qualify
2008 2 WPSL 5th, Pacific South Did not qualify


  • WPSL Champions 2000
  • WPSL Champions 2013

Competition history[edit]

San Diego W.F.C. 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. Also in 2004, WFC has created a close relationship with the Fusion Soccer Club, a girls only competitive club based in Santee.

San Diego WFC has won numerous titles including:

  • 2013 WPSL National Champions
  • 2001 Las Vegas Silver Mug Invitational Champions
  • 2000 WPSL League Champions
  • 1999 USASA National Champions Cup
  • 1999 Las Vegas Silver Mug Invitational Champions
  • 1996 Las Vegas Silver Mug Invitational Champions



Average attendance[edit]

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