Peach State Cats arena football team finds a home at The Classic Center

April 4, 2019

When Tim Freeman started the Peach State Cats a year ago, the team didn’t have a home. The home games were originally scheduled in Dalton, Georgia, but Freeman pulled the arena football team out before the season started because the ticket sales weren’t good enough.

Thus began a season on the road. Without a permanent home, the Cats went 0-6 in the American Arena League, which was founded in 2017.

Before the team’s second season, Freeman reached out to The Classic Center in downtown Athens about a potential partnership. The Cats secured a three-year deal with The Classic Center, allowing Freeman, the owner of the team, to continue his mission.

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Photo by Henry Queen