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Scheels Sports Park in Springfield, Ill., now under construction

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.   Ground has broken on the Scheels Sports Park at Legacy Pointe in Springfield, Ill.

Ceremonial shovels turned over dirt on Sept. 20, marking the start of construction on the $67 million sports complex.

As reported by IllinoisTimes.com, almost 300 people attended the ceremony. At …

Find Your Sports Adventure in ILLINOISouth!

ILLINOISouth is home to several amazing sports facilities for spectators and competitors alike. Whether your passion is golf and fishing, or racing and hockey – there is something for every sports fan in ILLINOISouth!

Callahan Selected as GM of The Bridge Sports Complex

BRIDGEPORT, W.V. — Droo Callahan has been selected as the general manager of the Bridge Sports Complex in Bridgeport, W.V. The Bridge Sports Complex is set to open in 2021 and will be managed by Sports Facilities Management (SFM).

            Callahan had a 10-year professional soccer career before managing Legacy Center …

Chicago Southland Names Washburn Sports Market Manager


LANSING, Ill. — Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau announced that Isaac Washburn is the new sports market manager.

 Washburn has worked with the State Games of America, Transplant Games of America and the State Games of Michigan in addition to other sports events in Michigan. 

  Washburn has a …