Atlanta, GA— For the third consecutive year, the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Softball Championship will be held in Columbus, GA. The 2011 championship is set to begin April 21-23, 2011 at the South Commons Sports Complex.
The South Commons Softball Complex and Stadium has seven fields and a stadium field that hosts hundreds of local league competitions. In its short history, the complex has also hosted dozens of local, state, regional, national and even international softball competitions such as the Superball Classic. The Superball Classic has gained recognition as the premier amateur women's softball event hosting international teams such as Japan, China, Australia, and Brazil along with USA. The complex also hosted the Women's Fast-pitch Competition during the 1996 Olympic Games.
All Twelve SIAC softball playing institutions will be in Columbus, GA for tournament action which begins on April 21st at 9 a.m. All fans and media are welcome to attend, admission is free.
For more information about the city of Columbus and the 2011 SIAC Softball Championship, please visit http://www.visitcolumbusga.com and www.TheSIAC.com.