"Mack Green was born in Canton, Georgia in 1936 and lived there until he was 45 when he moved to Oxford to marry his current wife. During his childhood in Canton, Green learned how to play baseball, golf, and basketball."
"During a grand celebration in October 2016, the park opened its gates to residents, neighbors, friends, and visitors. With its state-of-the-art amenities, Choccolocco Park is unlike any other. To the City of Oxford, it is imperative that the park provides safe, attractive, and welcoming recreational facilities for people of all ages, backgrounds, interests, and abilities, which is why the Boundless Playground was a top priority for Oxford."
"Baseball teams often are victorious in their favorite stadiums, but it is unique for the stadium itself to be the victor. Uncommon things happen when a city builds a first-rate sports complex such as Choccolocco Park—like being named the National High School Baseball Field of the Year."