AR…On November 16, Bentonville Parks and Recreation’s Memorial Park Baseball / Softball
Complex was honored as the National Sports Complex of the Year by the United
States Specialty Sports Association at their National Convention in Daytona
Memorial Park was chosen for this top honor based on several factors including
the number of registered participants, types of events / tournaments, quality
of the facility and level of service provided to the customer. During the
awards presentation, National CEO Don DeDonatis provided high praise for
Memorial Park and the Bentonville Parks and Recreation Staff for exceeding
participants’ expectations at National Invitational Tournaments and the Fast
Pitch World Series hosted here for two consecutive years.
“USSSA is very proud of the partnership
we have with Bentonville Parks and Recreation. Their dedication to the overall
experience of our customer is unique and inspiring. We are looking for many
more years together in this partnership. To be named complex of the year in
USSSA puts you in Elite Company as we partner with thousands of parks
annually,” said Jeremy McDowell, National Program Director of Fast Pitch
Softball for USSSA.
Wright, Bentonville Parks & Recreation Director, accepted this honor at the
National Convention. “On behalf of our team, we are honored to receive an award
as prestigious as this, coming from an organization with the credibility of
USSSA. We are proud of the strong partnership and look forward to sustaining
this partnership and watching it grow in the future.”
more information on this honor, please contact Bentonville Parks and Recreation
at 464-7275 (PARK).