The University of Northwestern Ohio, an NAIA school located in Lima, Ohio unveiled a new field. Let’s be honest, it is very bright!
— UNOH Baseball (@UNORacers) August 8, 2014
Who will be the first Division 1 team to follow this trend? I am taking a guess that it will be the Oregon Ducks.
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State Athletics unveiled the Dudy Noble Field Master Plan on Tuesday, an ambitious $40 million facility project that aims to remake the Bulldogs’ home ballpark into the finest in college baseball.
The Jackson, Miss., design team of Wier Boerner Allin Architecture and national baseball stadium experts Populous, in consultation with MSU alum Janet Marie Smith, has produced the proposed Dudy Noble Field Master Plan concept. Populous has designed 20 of Major League Baseball’s current 30 ballparks, in addition to TD Ameritrade Park Omaha, home of the NCAA Men’s College World Series. Continue reading Mississippi State announces Dudy Noble Field Master Plan
Coastal Carolina is finally going to get back to campus this spring this season as the renovations are set to wrap up by this spring. Continue reading Coastal Carolina finally heading home
On Friday, The Greenville News reported that the renovations scheduled for Clemson’s Doug Kingsmore Stadium has been delayed due to a discrepancy in the cost of the project. Continue reading Clemson’s Kingsmore Stadium Renovations Delayed
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STARKVILLE, Miss. – The Bulldog Club is seeking input from baseball season-ticket holders and Bulldog Club members regarding the future of Dudy Noble Field/Polk-Dement Stadium. Listening sessions will be held in
both Starkville (Oct. 14) and Jackson (Oct. 15), giving fans the opportunity to provide feedback on possible renovations and expansion of historic Dudy Noble Field.
Continue reading Bulldog Club Seeks Fan Input On Dudy Noble Field Renovation
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ARLINGTON, Texas – UT Arlington softball and baseball players will have clubhouses and training facilities worthy of a world-class, collegiate program by January 2015 as a result of a $5.5 million softball/baseball complex expansion and renovation plan.
The project will add a softball field house to Allan Saxe Field, home of the UT Arlington softball team, and a field house to Clay Gould Ballpark, home of the baseball team. The work also will include field improvements and upgrades to the sound systems and bleachers at the complex, off Fielder Road and West Park Row in Arlington. Continue reading UT-Arlington to Upgrade Baseball and Softball Facilities
CHICAGO – University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) alum and current New York Yankee centerfielder Curtis Granderson has pledged the funding for a new multi-million dollar baseball stadium on the campus of UIC. The facility will be home for Flames Baseball, but more importantly, is intended to serve area youth and the Chicago community. Partnerships with Major League Baseball (MLB), Chicago Public Schools (CPS) and various youth organizations will provide access to the aptly named “Curtis Granderson Stadium” for a multitude of events. Continue reading Curtis Granderson pledges money for New Stadium at UIC
The Minnesota Vikings are currently in negotiations to build a new stadium to replace the aging Metrodome. Currently, during the winter months the Metrodome serves as the home of the University of Minnesota baseball program and many other smaller college and high schools. Continue reading Is College Baseball in Minnesota on Life Support?
On the surface, the program is getting a $15 million upgrade to their stadium, with viewing suites and a new concourse area, new field turf, a new scoreboard, a team shop, press box, a team hitting area, and increased seating capacity. Continue reading CBD Column: Washington Baseball Getting a Facelift