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Blog Archive for January 2016

RELEASE: Tickets for NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Quarterfinals in Columbus On Sale

Jan 26

Two games to be played in Ohio Stadium May 22

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BLOG: 2016 Year in Sports in Columbus

Jan 12

By Steve Wartenberg | Why does Columbus love sports?

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RELEASE: National Black Marathoner’s Association Selects 2016 Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon & 1/2 Marathon to Host 12th Annual Summit

Jan 04

DALLAS – January 4, 2016 – The National Black Marathoners’ Association (NBMA), a non-profit organization, will hold its 12th annual summit during the 2016 Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon & ½ Marathon race weekend , organizers announced today.

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RELEASE: Big Ten and NCAA Men’s Gymnastics Championship Tickets On Sale Tuesday

Jan 04

Ohio State hosts championship season at St. John Arena this April

COLUMBUS (January 4, 2016) – All-session and single-session tickets for the 2016 Big Ten Men’s Gymnastics Championships and 2016 NCAA National Collegiate Men’s Gymnastics Championships are available for sale beginning Tuesday, January 5 at 10 a.m. ET.

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RELEASE: Columbus to Host NCAA Division I Volleyball Championship in December

Jan 04

“For only the second time in the history of the tournament, the 2016 NCAA Division I Women’s Volleyball Championship is headed to the Buckeye State.  The Greater Columbus Sports Commission, in partnership with The Ohio State University and Nationwide Arena, were awarded this event in December of 2013, which includes both the semifinals and final rounds, along with the American Volleyball Coaches Association Convention (AVCA), December 15-17, 2016.

This NCAA event will culminate in downtown Columbus as the top four teams in Division I women’s volleyball visit Nationwide Arena to crown a national champion. The two semifinal matches will be played on Thursday, December 15 with two teams advancing to the championship match on Saturday, December 17. The AVCA Annual Convention attended by 2,500 coaches, and the AVCA UnderArmour All-American match for high-school girls will be held in conjunction with the event, along with other NCAA ancillary activities.

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RELEASE: “The Volleyball Capital of the Midwest” to Host 2016 NCAA Women’s Volleyball Championships at Nationwide Arena

Jan 04

Ohio State Athletics, the Greater Columbus Sports Commission Partner to Host

One of NCAA’s Marquee Sporting Events Estimated to Generate $10M in Visitor Spending for City

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