Formerly SCDSL - Southern California Developmental Soccer League

Discovery NPL


  • The Discovery NPL is the top division in SOCAL.
  • Boys and Girls teams 2009 and older can qualify for this division.
  • The division has promotion and relegation with the Champions Division.
  • Teams play a 14-game fall/spring season.
  • These teams participate in SOCAL State Cup.
  • The 2006 and older teams get one free College Showcase hosted by either NorCal Premier or SOCAL.
  • The second College Showcase is offered at $400.
  • The Fall College Showcase will be at UC Davis in November 2021. This is an existing College Showcase with approx 100-150 college coaches attending prior to Thanksgiving.
  • The Spring College Showcase will be in SOCAL in April 2022. To be played at Silverlakes, So Cal Sports Complex and Surf Sports Park.
  • Discovery NPL North will play all games at Silverlakes.
  • Discovery NPL South will play all games at So Cal Sports Complex in Oceansde.
  • First place North and first place South will each receive a tournament stipend towards a college showcase of their choice.
  • Field rentals, referee fees and athletic trainers are expenses covered by SOCAL.