Participate in these Upcoming Tuscaloosa Sports Activities

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The city of Tuscaloosa has lots of exciting sports activities underway. Given this city’s history, it might not come as a surprise that there are a variety of athletic events for locals and visitors alike to enjoy. So, don’t stay indoors this month. Get active and join in on what’s going on in Tuscaloosa, AL!

History of Tuscaloosa

The city of Tuscaloosa is the fifth-largest city in the state of Alabama. It is located along the Black Warrior River, and has an estimated population of nearly 100,000 people.

Tuscaloosa was officially incorporated as a town on December 13th of 1819. Afterward, this city served as the state capitol from 1826 until 1846.

Today, Tuscaloosa is the regional city of commerce, healthcare, industry, and education. It is home to three colleges: Stillman College, Shelton State Community College, and The University of Alabama (also known as the most dominant economic engine in the city). With it’s reputation of winning sports teams, you’ll want to be sure to add the exciting sports activities scheduled to take place in this area to your schedule.

Golf Classic

Get a hole in one at the Indian Hills Country Club’s Golf Classic. This event supports and benefits The DCH Foundation. Its proceeds go towards The DCH Breast Cancer Fund, allowing uninsured/under insured women to receive breast screenings and further testing FREE of charge. Additionally, it provides wigs and prosthesis for those who need them.

Event Details:

Date: Friday, October 13, 2017

Time: 8 AM until 6 PM

Location: Indian Hills Country Club

Soccer

Early evidence of soccer is said to have been found in China at some point between the 2nd and 3rd centuries B.C. Though there is no record of when and where this sport actually started, it has traveled across the world and has survived centuries of passed time. Today, soccer is very popular in Europe and the Americas – and the University of Alabama is definitely a soccer powerhouse. So, be sure to join in on celebrating this sport at an upcoming game.

Event Details: 

The University of Alabama’s soccer team is scheduled to take on Mississippi State on Sunday, October 15, 2017 

Time: Beginning at 5 PM

Location: Alabama Soccer Complex – 500 Fifth Avenue East, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Cost: FREE

The University of Alabama’s soccer team is scheduled to take on Missouri on Sunday, October 22, 2017.

Time: Beginning at 6 PM

Location: Alabama Soccer Complex – 500 Fifth Avenue East, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Cost: FREE

Football

Of course, we can’t complete this list without mentioning Alabama Football! Grab your tailgating essentials and head out to a game from the winning Alabama team. Check out this year’s schedule, here.

 

You definitely don’t want to miss out on these upcoming Tuscaloosa sports activities. Are you in need of a vehicle to get you there? Stop by and see us here at Genesis of Tuscaloosa. Our professionals are devoted to ensuring that you leave our dealership satisfied.