Innovation & Economic Opportunity Award

San Diego Wave FC

San Diego Wave FC was founded on June 8, 2021 and has kicked off its second season in the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) in 2023. The club broke records on and off the field in its inaugural season, including the regular-season and playoff attendance record at 26,215 and 32,000 fans, respectively. The Wave play their home matches at the brand new, state-of-the-art facility in Snapdragon Stadium.

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