Columbus will host Mississippi’s largest youth soccer tournament again in 2016.
“Brilliant.” “Beautiful.” “Proud.”
Those were just some of the words used to describe the performance of the city of Columbus this past weekend in its first time as host of the state of Mississippi’s blockbuster soccer event.
Azad Hossain and his family aren’t new to Columbus.
Whether it is science, music or sports, Hossain has found many reasons to travel from Oxford to Columbus to spend the day in “The Friendly City.”
This weekend, though, Hossain and his family are staying a little longer because his son is a member of the Under-14 Oxford Soccer Club participating in the Mississippi Soccer Association’s Presidents Cup.
This weekend, Columbus will host The President’s Cup soccer tournament, a state-wide event that will attract 120 teams and close to 5,000 visitors.
Mississippi’s largest soccer tournament will take place in Columbus this weekend.
One hundred and twenty teams from every corner of the state are scheduled to take part in the Mississippi Soccer Association’s President’s Cup.
Local engineering firm Neel-Schaffer has received the American Council of Engineering Companies’ top honor for its role in designing the Columbus Soccer Complex.