In recent years, Chesterfield has been increasing emphasis on sports tourism and has found success in efforts like the Collegiate School Aquatic Center and the Bronco World Series hosted at Harry G. Daniel Park at Iron Bridge.
Edge went undefeated in bracket play with a win over the Michigan ICE 2-1 in the championship game Friday, July 26 for the World Series Title. When 14U Edge decided to play up in an 18U tournament no one saw a 14U team coming in and earning the title for the 2013 World Series, but these girls showed them what they were all about.
First Touch Sports, a local non-profit organization that combines children’s sports activities (primarily soccer) with a trademarked curriculum, received a much-needed van for transportation from the generosity of Colonial Orthopaedics located on Riversbend Drive in Chester.
In the 56th annual Boy’s Invitational Baseball tournament (BIB) sponsored by the Colonial Heights Optimist Club, a unique situation occurred in which two teams from the same association faced each other for the title – CBC (Chesterfield Baseball Clubs) American and CBC Nationals.
Several members of the community have determined that the contract between Chesterfield and Softball Nation has not been handled properly. Some members of the softball adult leagues, church leagues and two contract specialists contend that Softball Nation
For Ryan Nolan, a football field has served as a second home – from his days playing Pop Warner football in his native New Jersey to his days at Thomas Dale, where he played special teams as a junior when the Knights brought home a 2009 State Championship.