Kansas City officials hope to attract more NCAA events

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The NCAA Championships are consistently littered with All-Americans from the region, which has produced several national champions - including Olympic gold medalist Kurt Angle. "We are proud of the great success of past college athletic events and look forward to continue showcasing the Grand Strand as an ideal location for future high-profile sporting events".

INDIANAPOLIS - The NCAA announced Tuesday afternoon that the city of Pittsburgh has been awarded the 2019 Division I NCAA Wrestling Championships. Additionally, OSU was selected as an NCAA cross country regional host in 2019. The Mountaineers are the most successful rifle team in NCAA history, winning 19 titles in their history, including the last five straight.

Lindenwood becomes a destination for six national championships in 2020 - men's and women's tennis, men's and women's golf, lacrosse and softball.

With Marquette as host, Bradley Center was the venue for the first and second rounds of the NCAA Tournament this past season. It last held the championship in 2006.

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It will mark the second time that the arena has hosted the Frozen Four and the first time each for wrestling and women's volleyball. Ocker Field is now undergoing installation of a new turf field.

The women's golf team, which had a regional at U-Club in 2016, will get it back May 10-12, 2021. Michigan's new $15 million, 23,000-square-foot clubhouse opened this spring. We're especially excited because this will be the first time WVU has hosted a final championship in any sport. The NCAA had previously requested that cities and universities seeking to host championship events provide evidence that they would be able to ensure protections for LGBTQ athletes and fans. LSU hosted one of two regionals in the inaugural year of 1993 at Santa Maria Golf Course in Baton Rouge. The $732 million arena has a projected seating capacity of 20,000, while the surrounding area - "The District Detroit" - will feature hotels, restaurants and retail outlets.

The sites were selected by the Division I Men's Ice Hockey Committee, which is made up of coaches and administrators from NCAA member schools and conferences, and approved by the appropriate divisional championships cabinets/committees.

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