Tucker Field at Barcroft Park – George Washington Colonials

Although many residents of Northern Virginia don’t realize the George Washington baseball team plays so close by, GW does have its fans and they turn out for their games. A visit to a Colonials game can be an enjoyable way for baseball purists to spend an afternoon.

Murray Stadium – Brown Bears

There’s not a whole lot to separate Murray Stadium from the many other small college ballparks that dot the northeast. Still, it’s a comfortable, intimate, inexpensive place at which to take in some quality baseball.

Bell MTS Place – Winnipeg Jets

The MTS Bell Centre is often regarded as one of the best hockey arenas in the National Hockey League. The home of the second incarnation of the Winnipeg Jets was originally built in 2004 and for many of its fans, there is no better place for hockey in North America.

Scenes from a Semi-State Game in Indiana

Hoosier Hysteria comes alive during the month of March with sectional, regional, and semi-state games taking place throughout the state of Indiana. One of those sites is the North Side Gymnasium in Elkhart, one of the granddaddies if high school hoops in the Hoosier state.

Little Caesars Arena – Detroit Red Wings

It’s hard to imagine that an $863 million construction project is only the beginning of an urban development goal, but the Little Caesars Arena is just that. The District Detroit, a 50 block neighborhood filled with entertainment venues, restaurants, bars, shopping and housing developments, hopes to revitalize a part of Detroit that has long been filled with vacant and decaying buildings, and was a symbol of the city’s decline.

Capital One Arena – Washington Wizards

Capital One Arena – Washington Wizards

The Capital One Arena opened as the Washington Arena in 1997. The 20,356 seat facility has gone through several names over the years, including the MCI Arena and the Verizon Center before adopting its current name in 2017. It is located in the Chinatown / Penn Quarter district in the northwest section of Washington DC.

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The Venues of March Madness

The Venues of March Madness

The NCAA regular season is complete and the various conference tournaments are now underway. Soon America will be holding its collective breath as the field for the 2019 Men’s Basketball Championship Tournament is announced on Selection Sunday, March 17, 2019. Beginning that night and into the workday on Monday, millions of basketball bracket pools will be filled out in the hope of correctly selecting the Final Four and the eventual National Champion.

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Meridian Centre – Niagara Ice Dogs

Meridian Centre – Niagara Ice Dogs

The Niagara IceDogs continue to provide an excellent experience and fit well in the Ontario Hockey League. It is fantastic that junior hockey has finally found success and needed stability in the Niagara Region after so many other attempts. Fans should definitely catch an IceDogs game, especially when checking out Niagara Falls.

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Champion Stadium – Atlanta Braves Spring Training

Champion Stadium – Atlanta Braves Spring Training

The Braves are finishing up their final season at Disney’s Wide World of Sports, but that doesn’t mean the experience has lessened any. A fan favorite destination among spring training sites since it opened in 1997, Champion Stadium is literally on Disney World property in Orlando, which provides travelers the perfect excuse to visit theme parks and take in a baseball game.

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Bobcat Ballpark – Texas State Bobcats

Bobcat Ballpark – Texas State Bobcats

Bobcat Ballpark is a small venue, especially compared to some other Division I facilities. However, what it lacks in terms of frills, it makes up for in charm. This is a great place to take the family to see some high-level collegiate baseball. You get a lot of bang for your buck and you get to experience a charming ballpark in a great college town.

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