SportsEvents Magazine

OCT 2018

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Southwest • Texas 2019 Baseball/Softball Sourcebook 46 www.sportseventsmagazine.com t Lgst. # Contig. Fields # of Fields Youth H.S. College Lgst. Seating Cap. Bleacher Stadium Dist. Between 2 Farthest Fields (mi.) # of Metro Area Rooms Map Location # of Fields Lighted Sport Destination SOFTBALL: Fun Facts Softball is one of the top participation team sports in the United States with more than 40 million players. Softball was originally an indoor sport designed to be played during the winter. Softball was known by different names, including indoor baseball, mush ball, diamond ball and kitten ball. The original game of softball used a 16-inch soft ball that did not require a glove. More than 5.9 million girls between the ages of six and 17 play softball. AMARILLO Amarillo Chamber of Commerce/CVC BASEBALL 29 25 4 19 7 1 500 7,500 15 6,000 N5 Phone: (806) 374-1497 / Fax: (806) 373-3909 Toll Free: (800) 692-1338 SOFTBALL 24 16 4 16 3 250 500 15 Email: Tina@VisitAmarilloTX.com Website: www.VisitAmarilloTX.com Contact: Tina Brohlin, Dir. of Convention Sales/Sports Comments: Amarillo is Sports! Amarillo an easy fly-in all sporting facilities completes the package! Amarillo, where QUALITY meets AFFORDABILITY! Come play in Amarillo! (806) 342-2008, www.visitamarillotx.com. ARLINGTON Arlington CVB BASEBALL 23 23 6 15 6 1 1,600 49,115 15 6,000 R7 Phone: (817) 704-7596 / Fax: (817) 265-5640 Toll Free: (800) 433-5374 SOFTBALL 20 20 4 17 3 622 622 7.5 Email: adam@arlington.org Website: www.arlington.org Contact: Adam Wisniewski, Sports Account Dir. BEAUMONT Beaumont CVB BASEBALL 25 25 12 24 3 1 2,000 3,500 11 3,770 U11 Phone: (409) 880-3749 / Fax: (409) 880-3750 Website: www.beaumontcvb.com/sports SOFTBALL 24 24 12 2,000 11 FORD PARK ENTERTAINMENT COMPLEX BASEBALL 12 12 12 12 200 2,400 0.5 4,000 U11 Phone: (409) 951-5400 / Fax: (409) 951-5429 Toll Free: (877) 266-6939 SOFTBALL 12 12 12 12 12 200 2,400 0.5 Email: charliegibbs@sbcglobal.net Website: www.fordpark.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/FordPark Twitter: @FordPark LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/fordpark YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/ UCq-3gFsBsdSbf58qs6SfkuA Contact: Charlie Gibbs, Sports Sales Comments: RV resort within foul ball reach, it is the best choice! SEE AD ON PAGE 51

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