Colorado Springs, Colo. (December 20, 2022)— The pinnacle of college ultimate will return to familiar territory next spring as Ohio is set to host both the Division I and Division III national championship tournaments in 2023, USA Ultimate announced today.
Memorial Park and Fortress Obetz, located just 10 miles south of Columbus, will host the USA Ultimate D-III College Championships, May 20-22.
Heritage Oak Park in Mason, 25 miles north of Cincinnati in Warren County, will host the Division I Championships, May 26-29.
The D-III Championships will be co-organized by Oshadega, in partnership with the Columbus Ultimate Disc Association (CUDA), with Rodger Oakes serving as tournament director.
The Cincinnati Ultimate Players Association (CUPA) will once again serve as the local organizing committee, along with Warren County Sports, for the D-I championships. Elizabeth Anderson will be the tournament director.
Next year marks the sixth time the D-I Championships visit Ohio. Columbus hosted in 2006, 2007 and 2009, while Warren County played host in 2014 and 2017. The 2014 D-III Championships were also held in Columbus.