St. Croix Ballpark Delayed Until 2020

The St. Croix River Hounds and its new ballpark will have to wait until the 2020 season, perhaps that is a good thing.

Wichita Bids Adieu to Lawrence-Dumont Stadium

The City of Wichita said goodbye to Lawrence-Dumont Stadium and will soon begin construction of a new Triple-A ballpark. It is indeed the end of an era for the 84-year-old ballpark.

Armfield Athletic Center – Guilford Quakers

Armfield Athletic Center, home of the Guilford Quakers, is a great venue for what it is. The 2,200-seat facility doesn’t hold many fans, and doesn’t have a video scoreboard, but does provide an idyllic setting surrounded by trees, with lots of nice brickwork, and is a hassle-free way to take in an evening or afternoon of football.

Paulson Stadium – Georgia Southern Eagles

The spirit of the founding father of Georgia Southern football is present at every Eagles game. Many of the traditions started by Coach Erk Russell are still honored today. These include the “One More Time” cheer, the mystique of the waters of Eagle Creek and the symbolic butting of the defensive linemen’s head against Coach Russell’s likeness. After winning six national championships… who’s going to tamper with success?

Video Review of Amway Center

Stadium Journey Special Correspondent Phil Selig celebrates the beginning of basketball season with a video review of the Amway Center, home of the Orlando Magic.

Apogee Stadium – North Texas Mean Green

Apogee Stadium – North Texas Mean Green

Apogee Stadium is a horseshoe-shaped stadium and home to the University of North Texas Mean Green football team, located in Denton, Texas. The stadium seats 30,850 and opened in 2011 just across the interstate from its predecessor, Fouts Field. Apogee Stadium was designed by the architecture firm HKS, which also created the Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium.

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Road Atlanta Gets New Name, Future Upgrades

Road Atlanta Gets New Name, Future Upgrades

Road Atlanta announced today that Michelin will be the new naming rights holder for the historic raceway, while also previewing some coming upgrades to the facility. The host of the annual Petit Le Mans IMSA finale will now be known as Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta. Michelin is the first ever naming rights holder in the track’s history, having previously been the official tire partner of Road Atlanta.

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Rice Stadium – Rice Owls

Rice Stadium – Rice Owls

Rice University has fielded collegiate football since the 1912 season. In that time, the school has produced eight College Football Hall of Famers – including former Head Coach John Heisman – and 18 All-Americans. The Owls have a 7-5 record in bowl games, including a win in the 1937 Cotton Bowl Classic over Colorado, and have won eight conference championships, mostly during the heyday of the Southwest Conference.

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BMO Field – Toronto FC

BMO Field – Toronto FC

Since the beginning, the home for Toronto FC has been BMO Field. Originally built as the National Soccer Stadium as well as home for Toronto FC, BMO Field has seen a ton of changes since the early days. The popularity of Toronto FC has demanded a significant expansion in capacity to the over 30,000 that it currently boasts. Owned by the City of Toronto and operated by Toronto FC parent company, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, BMO Field has taken the next step to make it more functional for events other than just soccer while maintaining the intimacy that has made Toronto FC a success story at home. In less than two full months, BMO Field played host to the CFL Grey Cup, MLS Cup, and the Centennial Classic outdoor hockey game. It seems the days of BMO Field being a small purely soccer stadium are long gone.

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