Lancaster Mustangs excited to Join GDFL

by Gridiron Media

Lancaster,CA– The Gridiron Pro Developmental Football League (GDFL) is proud to announce the addition and partnership of the league's newest team based in the city of Lancaster,California.

The Lancaster is pleased to be joining the GDFL as its newest member. “The GDFL has a strong reputation for quality football and sound infrastructure. We are glad to be a part of such a competitive league on a national level,” says team owner Sonel Shropshire. 

The GDFL is entering the 2023 season with high expectations and are ready to face unexpected challenges! The league is spread over the country from New York to California. The GDFL is an 11 man outdoor developmental football league, providing a platform for athletes who look to get opportunities from the NFL and CFL (Canadian Football League). The most prominent GDFL star who made it to the next level is Devin Breaux, defensive  back for the New Orleans Saints.

City: Lancaster,California                                 

Established: 2021

Stadium: TBA

Colors: Red and Black

Ownership: Sonel Shropshire


The Gridiron Developmental Football League is a Professional Developmental Football League based in Memphis, Tennessee. This League was established to provide the community with high quality sports entertainment and to provide athletes the opportunity to participate in professional sports.

We are looking at partnering with national and local area businesses in our pursuit of excellence and commitment to our community. Our commitment, dedication, and vision are set on building a firm foundation for professionalism and quality.

 The Gridiron Pro Developmental Football League continues to strive to provide a quality minor professional level of football throughout the United States and beyond giving area athletes and fans the opportunity be a part of history.

Our organization would like to thank you for your support. We are excited about the upcoming season and look forward to “Making AN IMPACT” in our Community.

Fans can visit our website at for upcoming announcements, ticketing info, and player tryouts.

The GDFL Communications Office contributed to this article.