The ACC announces the upcoming Neutral Site Championship to be held in North Carolina

The ACC announces the upcoming Neutral Site Championship to be held in North Carolina

CHARLOTTE, NC (theACC.com) – On Thursday, Feb. 8, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced that Charlotte, Greensboro, Cary, Durham and Raleigh will host as many future neutral conference championships as approved by the league membership.

Half of the conference’s 28 sponsored sports are named, including the ACC Women’s Basketball Championship and the ACC Men’s Basketball Championship, as well as Olympic sports, including baseball, women’s golf, gymnastics, men’s and women’s lacrosse, men’s soccer and women’s, men’s and women’s swimming and men’s and women’s diving, rowing and tennis.

As announced in April 2018, the ACC Football Championship Game is scheduled to be played on the first Saturday in December at Bank of America Stadium until 2030.

“We are extremely proud to announce this outstanding package of neutral championships to be held in the state of North Carolina, where the league was founded more than 70 years ago,” said ACC Commissioner Jim Phillips, Ph.D. “Each of these exceptional cities and venues will provide a first-class experience for our student-athletes, coaches, institutions, alumni and fans over the next seven years. We are also pleased to have been able to fulfill so quickly our commitment to continue to hold multiple tournaments and championships in cities throughout the state of North Carolina as part of the ACC Board of Directors’ decision to relocate the headquarters of the conference office in Charlotte. “

The ACC men’s basketball tournament will be held in North Carolina for five consecutive years from 2025 to 2029. The historic postseason tournament will alternate years, taking place at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte in 2025, 2026 and 2028 and at the Greensboro Coliseum in 2027 and 2029. No venue has hosted the ACC men’s basketball tournament more than the Greensboro Coliseum, and 2027 will mark the 30th time. The city of Charlotte has hosted the ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament on 13 occasions.

The ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament will also split time between Charlotte and Greensboro, as the women’s tournament will begin at the Greensboro Coliseum in 2024 and 2025. In 2027, the longest DI conference tournament in women’s basketball in the nation will held at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte.

Like the men’s and women’s basketball championships, the ACC Basketball Championship will also alternate locations over the next six years. Beginning this spring, the conference baseball championships will be held at Truist Field in Charlotte in 2024, 2026 and 2028, while Durham and Durham Bulls Athletic Park will host the championship event in 2025, 2027 and 2029.

In addition to basketball, the Greensboro Coliseum Complex will also host men’s and women’s swimming and diving, as well as gymnastics. The Greensboro Aquatic Center will host the ACC Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships in five of the next six years – 2024, 2025, 2027, 2028 and 2029. The ACC Gymnastics Championships will be held three years in a row – 2024, 2025 and 2026 – at Greensboro Coliseum.

Charlotte is the host city for the ACC Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Championships, beginning this spring and running through 2028. Both events will be held at American Legion Memorial Stadium.

The ACC Women’s Soccer Championship and the ACC Men’s Soccer Championship will continue to be held at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary through the 2029 season.
Cary Tennis Park will continue to host the ACC Women’s and Men’s Tennis Championships from 2024 through 2029.

Lake Wheeler Park in Raleigh will host the ACC Rowing Championship in five of the next seven years, including 2024, 2026, 2027, 2029 and 2030, while the ACC Women’s Golf Championship will be played at a variety of McConnell golf properties in the whole southeast. through 2029. The 2024 event will be held in Wilmington at Porters Neck Country Club, while the 2025, 2027 and 2029 tournaments will be held at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro.

ACC continues to ACHIEVE GREATNESS with a monumental start to the 2023-24 academic year.

Last fall, the ACC saw four different ACC teams win four NCAA titles in the seven league-sponsored fall sports. The conference as a whole also continued to rank among the nation’s best in both the USA News and World Report rankings and the NCAA graduation success ratings, while making significant changes to the league by moving its headquarters to Charlotte, North Carolina, announcing the addition of three world-class institutions at the University of California (Cal), Southern Methodist University (SMU) and Stanford University and the launch of a new brand campaign titled ACHIEVE GREATNESS.

Next championship with location
ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament:

2025: Charlotte, Spectrum Center
2026: Charlotte, Spectrum Center
2027: Greensboro, Greensboro Coliseum
2028: Charlotte, Spectrum Center
2029: Greensboro, Greensboro Coliseum

ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament:

2024: Greensboro, Greensboro Coliseum (previously announced)
2025: Greensboro, Greensboro Coliseum
2027: Charlotte, Spectrum Center

ACC Baseball Championship:

2024: Charlotte, Truist Field (previously announced)
2025: Durham, Durham Bulls Athletic Park
2026: Charlotte, Truist Field
2027: Durham, Durham Bulls Athletic Park
2028: Charlotte, Truist Field
2029: Durham, Durham Bulls Athletic Park

ACC Gymnastics Championships:

2024: Greensboro, Greensboro Coliseum (previously announced)
2025: Greensboro, Greensboro Coliseum
2026: Greensboro, Greensboro Coliseum

ACC Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships:

2024: Greensboro, Greensboro Aquatic Center (previously announced)
2025: Greensboro, Greensboro Aquatic Center
2027: Greensboro, Greensboro Aquatic Center
2028: Greensboro, Greensboro Aquatic Center
2029: Greensboro, Greensboro Aquatic Center

ACC Men’s and ACC Women’s Soccer Championships:

2024: Cary, WakeMed Soccer Park
2025: Cary, WakeMed Soccer Park
2026: Cary, WakeMed Soccer Park
2027: Cary, WakeMed Soccer Park
2028: Cary, WakeMed Soccer Park
2029: Cary, WakeMed Soccer Park

ACC Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Championships:

2024: Charlotte, American Legion Memorial Stadium (previously announced)
2025: Charlotte, American Legion Memorial Stadium
2026: Charlotte, American Legion Memorial Stadium
2027: Charlotte, American Legion Memorial Stadium
2028: Charlotte, American Legion Memorial Stadium

ACC Rowing Championships:

2024: Raleigh, Lake Wheeler Park (previously announced)
2026: Raleigh, Lake Wheeler Park
2027: Raleigh, Lake Wheeler Park
2029: Raleigh, Lake Wheeler Park
2030: Raleigh, Lake Wheeler Park

ACC Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championships:

2024: Cary, Cary Tennis Park (previously announced)
2025: Cary, Cary Tennis Park
2026: Cary, Cary Tennis Park
2027: Cary, Cary Tennis Park
2028: Cary, Cary Tennis Park
2029: Cary, Cary Tennis Park

ACC Women’s Golf Championship:

2024: Wilmington, Porters Neck Country Club (previously announced)
2025: Greensboro, Sedgefield Country Club
2026: McConnell’s Golf Properties
2027: Greensboro, Sedgefield Country Club
2028: McConnell’s Golf Properties
2029: Greensboro, Sedgefield Country Club

About the Atlantic Coast Conference:

The Atlantic Coast Conference, now in its 71st year of competition and 15 members strong, has long enjoyed a reputation as one of the strongest and most competitive intercollegiate conferences in the nation. ACC members Boston College, Clemson, Duke, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Louisville, Miami, North Carolina, NC State, Notre Dame, Pitt, Syracuse, Virginia, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest continue to build on the foundation upon which the league was founded. founded in 1953 with a stable balance of academics, athletics and integrity. The ACC currently sponsors 28 NCAA sports – 15 for women and 13 for men – with member institutions located in 10 states. In August 2019, ESPN and the ACC partnered to launch the ACC Network (ACCN), a 24/7 national network dedicated to ACC sports and original league-wide programming. For more information, visit theACC.com and follow @accsports on Instagram and @theACC on Twitter and Facebook (facebook.com/theACC).

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