Jackson Lions Football Club
The Lions Football Club was founded in 2014 by Mike Durazzo, Vasili Fouckarakis, and Nick Tarquino.
As part of the Ocean County Soccer League, the Lions FC finished in first place and winning the championship in its 2014 inaugural season.
The Lions FC joined the Garden State Soccer League prior to the 2016 season.
In 2017, Mike Durazzo and Rick Whelan teamed up to create the Jackson Lions Football Club.
The Jackson Lions FC is part of the Jackson Soccer Club, and its home matches are held at the Jackson Justice Complex.
The Jackson Lions Football Club has teams in the Garden State Soccer League Super Division and Northeast Elite League, and plays in the USASA Regional 1 Tournament.