City of Columbia Announces Mid-State Classic
University of Tennessee
Middle Tennessee State University
March 18, 2014 at Ridley Park
Parks & Recreation Director Brian Borden with Middle Tennessee State University Women's Softball Head Coach Jeff Breeden.
University of Tennessee Women's Softball Co-Head Coach Ralph Weekly is introduced at the press conference by City Manager Tony Massey via teleconference.
Middle Tennessee State University Women's Softball Head Coach Jeff Breeden with Columbia Mayor Dean Dickey.
Mayor Dean Dickey and City Manager Tony Massey watch as University of Tennessee Women's Softball Co-Head Coach Ralph Weekly calls "heads" for the coin toss to determine the home team. Coach Weekly won the toss.
Coach Jeff Breeden and Councilwoman Dr. Christa S. Martin discuss the upcoming 1st Annual Mid-State College Softball Classic, to be held March 18, 2014 at the Ridley Park sports complex.
Vols Coach Ralph Weekly and MTSU Coach Jeff Breeden speak during the press conference.
Press conference attendees listen during the announcement of the 1st Annual Mid-State College Softball Classic.
Our goal is to enhance our citizens' lives and strengthen community ties through our recreational programs and our great city parks.
We invite you and your family to participate in our many programs and events offered at our three recreation centers. The staff is continually adding new and exciting programs and events to the department calendar. We encourage you to take advantage of the many beautiful city parks, shelters, tennis courts, walking trails, outdoor pool and athletic fields.
Are you looking for a place to hold a birthday party, family reunion, reception, and pool party or softball practice? For your convenience, we offer rental of the recreation centers, park shelters, and several athletics fields.
The department offers a variety of fitness memberships at the Armory Recreation Center and strives to offer programs for pre-school, youth, adults, families and seniors (55 and older).
Take a look at our programs and event details. Here's a list of some of the programs and events offered throughout the year:
●Youth Basketball City League
●Twisters (55 and older) Exercise Program
●Walk for the Health of It
●Youth Summer Swimming Lessons
●Pre-School Soccer Program
●Youth Afterschool Educational Programs
●Easter Egg Hunt
●Youth and Adult Gym Time
●Pre-School Basketball Program
●Youth Summer and School Break Programs
●Adult Open Volleyball
●Family Special Events
●Tennessee Shapes Up Cooking School
●Spring Kite Fly
●Family Summerfest in the Park
●NFL Punt, Pass & Kick Competitions
●Fitness Equipment Orientations
●MLB Pitch, Hit & Run Competitions