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Austin Residents Oppose Handouts for Precourt Stadium Plan

Walker Evans Walker Evans Austin Residents Oppose Handouts for Precourt Stadium Plan

While many Columbus residents have been rejoicing at the recent news that their pro soccer team is here to stay, Austin residents have been gathering signatures to show their opposition for subsidizing a new stadium. The current owner of the Columbus Crew SC, Precourt Sports Ventures (PSV), has been working on a proposal to build […]

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Ink Dries on Deal to Keep Crew SC in Columbus

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Ink Dries on Deal to Keep Crew SC in Columbus

It’s official — the Columbus Crew SC will remain in Columbus, operating under new ownership as of January 2019.  The deal was written in pencil back in October. Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam, along with a local ownership group involving the Columbus Partnership and Pete Edwards Jr., would assume ownership of the Crew, freeing Precourt […]

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The Confluence Cast: Save the Crew

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Save the Crew

In the fall of 2017, the owner of the Columbus Crew SC announced their intention to move to Austin, Texas. Almost immediately, a grassroots movement was born; aptly named, Save the Crew. Since then, lots of things have been said, proposals floated, and actions taken. This week, we get a primer on the whole situation […]

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#SaveTheCrew Pens Open Letter to Future Columbus Crew SC Owners

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega #SaveTheCrew Pens Open Letter to Future Columbus Crew SC Owners

Since the news broke last fall that the Columbus Crew SC might be relocating to Austin, the future of the team has looked murky. Spurred by the enthusiasm behind the #SaveTheCrew movement, city leaders and MLS began negotiating ways to keep the Crew in Ohio, but the Crew owner Anthony Precourt was already staking out […]

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Lawsuit Filed to Keep The Crew in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Lawsuit Filed to Keep The Crew in Columbus

Yesterday, the State of Ohio and City of Columbus jointly filed a lawsuit against Precourt Sports Ventures (the owner of the Columbus Crew SC) and Major League Soccer (MLS) as a preventative measure to keep the team from relocating to Austin. “Today I have filed a lawsuit in Franklin County to try to #SaveTheCrew and keep the […]

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