Frequently Asked Questions
What level are the Lions?
AFC Lancaster Lions is currently a member of the UPSL which is a league aimed towards Professional Development at a Semi-Pro and Pro-Premier level. Here at the lions we pride ourselves in our professional environment, style of play, coaching, and character. We classify ourselves within the professional development category for these reasons.
How long have the Lions been around?
AFC Lancaster Lions have been around for 5 seasons and have been growing from the first season.
Where do the Lions Play?
AFC Lancaster Lions will be playing home games at Lancaster Catholic High School Stadium for the 2019 season!
When is the season?
The Lions will start our preseason in February with training and scrimmages until the start of the regular season in late March/early April. Our season will run until July with playoffs occurring from July until mid August.
Is there a cost to join?
There is a cost to tryout for the Lions. If you are selected then there will be no further cost associated.
What ages can join the Lions?
Our first team is open to any player of any age who the coaches view as having the ability to compete at the highest level with us and has the potential to grow to play at higher levels beyond the Lions.
What makes the Lions unique?
AFC Lancaster Lions are more than just a team. We are a part of our community. We are a club that is intertwined with its fans, neighbors, youth, and local businesses. Lions players are active in our community and with causes they feel are important to them.
How can I join?
If you are interested in joining the Lions, please fill out the form on the 2019 season home page and someone from our staff will respond to you. Should you be invited to trial with us there will be a fee of $60 as a tryout fee.
Is there a Women's Program?
We do not currently have a women's program but we are working to expand our club and exploring this opportunity in the future.