Member Spotlight: Sportsplex USA

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February 12, 2019

Tell us about your company.

Sportsplex USA manages San Diego’s premier Sports and Recreational Complexes in San Diego county with two locations in Poway and Santee. Each state of the art complex has three tournament-quality softball fields, two indoor soccer arenas, and four-station slow pitch batting cages. Both facilities boast a sports bar & restaurant serving 8 draft beers, wine and a large selection of made-to-order delicious ballpark-style food items.


What products or services does your business provide?

Sportsplex USA offers year-round Adult recreational Softball and Indoor Soccer leagues for men’s, women’s and coed teams of all playing abilities. Adult recreational leagues are always forming and offered Sunday through Friday evenings.Each complex hosts weekend youth recreational indoor soccer programs for boys and girls ages 3 to 15. Every weekend, Sportsplex USA hosts major tournaments for youth boy’s baseball, youth girls’ fast-pitch softball, and adult softball teams. Additionally, Sportsplex USA hosts corporate events and team-building activities for companies and non-profit organizations for weekday and weekend events. Sportsplex USA offers affordable and effective advertising opportunities for local businesses looking to promote their product or services to THOUSANDS of adult sports players, parents, spectators and staff. Each park averages over 1000 guests every night of the week.


What was the most memorable or successful moment in your business' history?

Sportsplex USA recently celebrated it's 25th anniversary; opening in January 1994. In those 25 years, Sportsplex USA has received over one million guests and continues to flourish in San Diego County. It has been recognized as one of the most successful public/private partnerships in the country. Sportsplex USA has been awarded multiple times as "Recreational Sports Complex of the Year".


Tell us an interesting fact about your business.

Sportsplex USA was the first Public/Private partnership of its kind in the country when it opened in 1994. It has served as a prime example of a successful partnership between a City and Private entity. Sportsplex USA is the "official" sports complex of the SD Sockers (MASL), the SD Gulls (AHL), the SD Seals (NLL), and soon....SD Fleet (Professional Football AAF)


What tips/advice can you offer that is related to your business' industry?

Recreational Sports programs are the foundation of any successful community. Youth and Adult Sports will continue to flourish despite downturns in the economy. The recreational sports industry in San Diego is constantly growing with the massive influx of new residents to America's Finest City. With these growing population sizes, come sports and recreational trends that require proper preparation. Successful businesses must be able to identify trends among their customers that provide programming accordingly.


Do you have any upcoming events or information you want your fellow Chamber Members and the community to know about?

Sportsplex USA is currently offering a $100 team fee discount to ANY business looking to form a softball or soccer team to play in one of the many leagues offered Sunday through Friday evenings. Sportsplex USA offers after-work leagues for local companies to build employee morale with game times at 5:00 p.m. or 6:00 p.m. Sportsplex USA is the perfect venue for corporate events, company picnics, or team-building events with availability on weekdays and weekends throughout 2019. All chamber members will receive a 10% discount on all corporate events. Sportsplex USA is also offering a 10% discount for all Chamber members to advertise their business to the thousands of guests who visit Sportsplex USA. For more information, please contact Chris Vertrees at or 858-679-4000 x446


For more information on Sportsplex USA visit

Chris Vertrees, Director of Marketing & Corporate Partnerships, (619) 962-0544