Columbia, South Carolina has so many great things to offer. Columbia is a city with a collection of championship events. You can always find a sporting event within the city including baseball, football, basketball, hockey and more. You should never miss the fun of live sporting event in Columbia. Some of the best teams in the Columbia are listed below:
A professional hockey team, Columbia Inferno is based in Columbia, South Carolina. The team was founded in 2001 and is a member of ECHL (East Coast Hockey League). The Inferno play their home games at the Carolina Coliseum in Columbia, South Carolina. Earlier the team had a affiliation with the Manitoba Moose (AHL) and Vancouver Canucks (NHL). In July of 2006, the the team signed a new affiliation with the Toronto Marlies (AHL) and the Toronto Maple Leafs (NHL).
Troy Mann is the current head coach of the team. Since 2001,the Inferno has won three Division Championships (2002-03, 2003-04, 2004-05) and one Conference Championships (2002-03). The team wear uniforms of colors: black, red, yellow, orange, and white. The team finished its first season with the record of 36-22. The team made a record of 47-23 in 2002-03, 44-20 in 2003-04, 38-22 in 2004-05, 25-39 in 2005-06.
A professional basketball team, Columbia Rottweilers is from Columbia, South Carolina. The team was established in 2006 and play in the American Basketball Association (ABA). Columbia Rottweilers play their home games at Benedict College in Columbia, South Carolina. The team is also known as Rotts. The team colors are: black, silver, blue, bed, and white.
A football team, Columbia Stingers is based in Columbia, South Carolina. The team was founded in 2006 and scheduled to begin play in 2007. Corey Miller is the head coach of the team. The Stingers play their home games at the Colonial Center in Columbia, South Carolina. The Colonial Center was opened in 2002 and seats 18,000 fans.
A minor league baseball team, Columbia Blowfish is based in Columbia, South Carolina. The team was founded in 2005 and play their home games at Capital City Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. The team is a member of the Coastal Plain Baseball League. The 15-team league consists of college baseball players. The head coach for Columbia Blowfish is Tim Medlin.