North Augusta to host Quidditch tournament in March

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- The Augusta Sports Council is bringing the International Quidditch Association's Southern Regional Championship to North Augusta in Martch.

Quidditch is a game that has been adapted from J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter books and movies into a real life sport.

Fourteen collegiate and club teams from Florida, Tennessee, South Carolina, Mississippi and North Carolina will be competing in the two-day tournament to see who will make it to the World Cup in Florida.

The tournament is planned for March 2 and March 3 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Riverview Park.

The following teams will be participating:

  • Tennessee Tech University
  • University of South Carolina
  • Florida Atlantic University
  • Florida State University
  • Florida Gulf Coast University
  • Ringling College
  • University of Miami
  • University of Florida
  • University of South Florida
  • University of Southern Mississippi
  • Winthrop University
  • Florida International University
  • College of Charleston
  • Brevard Community College

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