The NPL West begins in Spring 2018 in parallel with the inaugural Elite National Premier League (ENPL) season, which features playoffs in the summer.
Eight clubs make up the NPL West:
- Albion SC
- FC Golden State
- Irvine Strikers
- LA Galaxy
- Real So Cal
These nationally recognized clubs create a formidable NPL in the southern half of the state, which was granted ENPL qualification status. The league includes four age groups: '05, ’04, ’03, and ’02.
IN THE NEWS:
- (July 16, 2018) Four ENPL national championships awarded; inaugural ENPL season concludes in Colorado
- (July 6, 2018) ENPL, NPL postseason events in San Diego qualify eight teams to ENPL National Finals, award Boys Western NPL champions
- (March 20, 2018) NPL West kicks off inaugural season with all four age groups in action
- (Nov. 1, 2017) Previewing the 2017-18 NPL season: West
- (Oct. 23, 2017) NPL West prepares for inaugural season in Southern California
- (May 9, 2017) ENPL prepares for inaugural season behind 16 qualifying NPLs, Boys ECNL Conferences
- (Jan. 11, 2017) ENPL announces new NPL in Southern California and NorCal Premier as qualifying competitions