Wednesday, October 13, 2010
Cookeville Ranked Among Top Sports Towns
The publication known as The Sporting News has published its annual list of the Best Sports Cities, and Cookeville has made the list. According to the publication, Cookeville came in at 206 nationally, six places behind Chattanooga, but ahead of Bristol, Martin, Kingsport, and Greeneville. Nashville was 18th on the list; Murfreesboro 104th. Cities were ranked based on the win-loss records of their college and professional teams, fan attendance and the number of teams in each city. Chicago was rated the best sports city by the magazine.