NCAA Announces Championship Sites in Iowa
Cedar Rapids, Iowa will host NCAA National Finals in baseball, basketball, volleyball and wrestling, according to GO Cedar Rapids, the organization that promotes Cedar Rapids tourism, travel and events.
Division III baseball national finals will be held in Veterans Memorial Stadium from 2019 to 2022. Division III volleyball finals will be held in 2019 at U.S. Cellular Center and the Division III Wrestling National Finals will be held at the U.S. Cellular Center in 2020 and again in 2022.
“This announcement today continues to strengthen Cedar Rapids’ reputation across the nation as a premier destination for athletic tournaments in a multitude of sports,” said Aaron McCreight, president and CEO of GO Cedar Rapids. “We could not be more excited to showcase the Cedar Rapids area to the athletes and fans that will be traveling to Cedar Rapids in the coming years.”
Officials with Go Cedar Rapids estimate the seven events will generate approximately $3.2 million in athlete spending.