Cedar Point to break ground on sports center

Posted at 7:13 AM, Apr 06, 2016

Cedar Point announced Tuesday the groundbreaking date for its new sports complex.

Groundbreaking for the Cedar Point Sports Center will take place April 8.

Phase I of construction includes the creation of an outdoor sporting facility, called Sports Force Parks, which will be made up of nine multi-purpose fields, four NCAA regulation baseball fields, a baseball and softball stadium, eight soccer and lacrosse fields, sport-specific training areas and an ADA-accessible community-use field.

Another area of the park will feature miniature golf, a ropes adventure course, a bungee trampoline and a playground. 

Phase II include the development of biking trails and other scenic spaces. 

Construction will begin after the groundbreaking on April 8 at 2 p.m.

It is set to be completed in fall 2016 and will open in spring of 2017.