Sportsplex USA Santee announced in September, 2018 that one of its three tournament softball fields will now be known as Culligan Water Field. The three-year contract began in September and will end in September, 2021.
Sportsplex USA manages San Diego’s premier sports complexes with facilities in Poway and Santee. The latter is located at 9951 Riverwalk Drive, Santee, CA, 92071. Each complex has three softball fields, two indoor soccer arenas, batting cages and an on-site sports restaurant serving eight draft beers and wine. Sportsplex USA has over 10,000 active adult players who participate each week in recreational leagues. Additionally, it hosts weekend tournaments, drawing thousands of players to San Diego County each year. The company works with community-minded businesses to promote healthy lifestyles and positive sports participation through various sponsorship opportunities.
John Vegas, General Manager of Culligan Water of San Diego said: “Sportsplex USA is a well-known and important part of the community. We saw this as a perfect opportunity to support and partner with them.” When asked why it was important to be involved in youth and adult recreational sports in San Diego, he added: “Health and wellness are at the core of our business and providing safe and pure hydration is essential in recreational sports. We are very excited to be a strong partner of Sportsplex USA and the opportunity to be more engaged in the community.” Culligan Water San Diego has been serving the community for over 60 years. It is a family-owned business that values its employees and customers. The company is the only single-source provider for every type of water solution or treatment. (More information about Culligan Water can be found at www.sdculligan.com.)
Sportsplex USA Director of Marketing, Chris Vertrees, said: “Culligan Water is the perfect partner for Sportsplex USA. They have demonstrated a strong desire to support healthy lifestyles and recreational athletics in the East County of San Diego. We are absolutely thrilled to have Culligan Water represented at Sportsplex USA Santee.” He added: “The acquisition of field naming rights in Santee demonstrates Culligan’s commitment to healthy lifestyles, youth and adult recreational athletics, and community involvement.”
The East County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to commemorate the opening of the field on Wednesday, October 17, which was open to the public. Following the ceremony, all attendees were hosted to complimentary beverages and appetizers in the Sportsplex USA restaurant. For more information, please contact Chris Vertrees, Director of Marketing for Sportsplex USA at (619) 334-1000 x446 or firstname.lastname@example.org.