Published by Columbia Regional Business Report, August 8, 2017:
With a crowd of 3,276 Monday night, the Columbia Fireflies baseball team broke its single-season attendance record of 261,276 fans.
After Monday, the current attendance number stands at 261,691 despite losing four games to inclement weather. Columbia still has 13 more home games this season.
“The atmosphere at Spirit Communications Park this season has been absolutely electric,” said Fireflies president John Katz.