We have some great minor league professional sports in our area not to mention some of the best youth baseball in the country and of course SEC Football!
Lets start with Pro Sports in the Fort Benning – Columbus area.
400 4th Street
Columbus GA 31902-1886
How bout that! We have hockey in the South. The Cottonmouths play 35 home games between Oct. and Apr. The Cottonmouths play at the Columbus Civic Center.
400 4th St.
Columbus, GA 31901
(706) 681-2801 Arena Football is pretty new in the Fort Benning – Columbus area.
East Alabama Motor Speedway
6 miles west of Phenix City, Alabama
An oval 3/8 mile banked clay track. Home of the “National 100″. They hold stock car races and monster truck rallies throughout the spring and summer.
Steeplechase at Callaway Gardens
(1st Saturday in Nov.)
Part of the million dollar Sport of Kings Challenge international series. The Steeple Chase proceeds are designated to support local charities.
Youth Sports in Columbus
Columbus and Phenix City Love Baseball and Softball
Home of the 2006 Little League World Champs – It is great to be world champion of anything.
Phenix City had the 1999 National Little League Champs as well but lost to Japan in the World Series
We hosted the 1996 Olympic Softball in Columbus.
We have High School teams that compete in baseball on the national level as well.
Columbus State University won the Division 2 College World Series and was runner up in 2007.
In addition to Baseball and Softball – Soccer is growing in popularity and is fast overtaking baseball and football. There is a major emphasis on youth sports in our area
SEC Football – Serious business in the Fort Benning – Columbus Ga area
If you are going to live in our area you have to pick a side.
Or even Georgia Tech but you gotta pick somebody!
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