The list of awards continues to grow for the Columbia Fireflies in its inaugural year as a franchise. Ballpark Digest honored the Fireflies with its 2016 Best New Logo and Branding Award. Columbia's design was selected as the most creative among all other Minor League Baseball teams.
Purple Game, Purple Game has been nominated by Minor League Baseball for Promotion of the Year. Additionally, P.J. Conlon is in the running for Top Starting Pitcher. Vote now!
The Palmetto Health USC Orthopedic Center Pigskin at the Park high school football game between A.C. Flora and Chapin has been postponed. The game has been moved to Friday, November 4.
Two 2016 Columbia Fireflies were honored with organizational awards by the New York Mets on Monday night. P.J. Conlon was named Mets Minor League Pitcher of the Year and third baseman David Thompson garnered Columbia's Sterling Award.
Labor Day marked the end of the inaugural season of Columbia Fireflies baseball at Spirit Communications Park. For the first time in 12 years, professional baseball returned to the Midlands, and what happened between April 7 and September 5 did not disappoint.
The Fireflies are excited to host the first local high school football games at Ballpark Digest's 2016 Ballpark of the Year. Three games are scheduled to be played this fall as part of the Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group Orthopedics Pigskin in the Park Series.