Tag Archives: Pennsylvania

Visit Monroeville Sports Tourism Becomes AJGA Tournament Title Partner

MONROEVILLE, Pa. — Visit Monroeville Sports Tourism joins the American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) for the next two years to host the VM Sports Preview at Westmoreland Country Club in Export, Pa.

            VM Sports is set to host a preview at Westmoreland Oct. 2–4.

            The AJGA Preview Series is designed …

Whiteman Named Executive Director of PA Sports

Eric Whiteman

HARRISBURG, Pa: —PA Sports announced today that it has hired Eric Whiteman as its Executive Director. Whiteman will take over as the leader of the state-wide sports tourism organization in early February.

“The hiring committee conducted a thorough search for candidates and I am excited to introduce Eric Whiteman …

MLK Kickoff Classic Volleyball Tournament Welcomed Thousands to York County

YORK, Pa. — The Martin Luther King Kickoff Classic Volleyball Tournament returned for its eighth year to York County, bringing thousands of athletes and spectators to the area.

            Hundreds of teams including high school female athletes from across the East Coast, Midwest, Puerto Rico and Canada competed in the event …

Major Sports Tourism Weekend Ahead for Erie with a Projected Economic Impact of $5 Million

Erie is set for a big weekend for sports tourism beginning Saturday, with the 80th Annual PA USBC Open Championships bowling tournament and Champion Cheer Central’s Champions Weekend both kicking off. Together, they are expected to have an economic impact of nearly $5 million over the course of their events. The PA USBC Open Championships runs through June