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Plans for a football stadium and swimming pool in Scarborough have been approved by councillors. The 2,000-capacity ground on the Weaponness car park will be the new home of Scarborough Athletic Football Club. The council is selling the site of the town's former football stadium on Seamer Road to fund…

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Daktronics of Brookings, South Dakota, has partnered with Coastal Carolina University (CCU) to design, manufacture and install a new LED video display and scoreboard at Spring-Brooks Stadium in Conway, South Carolina. Chanticleer fans have been enjoying the new equipment since early 2015 when the installation was completed. The new LED…

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The cities bidding on the right to host the College Football Playoff Championship in 2018, 2019 and 2020 have been finalized. The College Football Playoff announced that nine cities submitted bids for the three years. Houston and Santa Clara (the site of the San Francisco 49ers new stadium) were the…

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St. John's University officials say they are close to getting the go-ahead to continue moving forward with portions of the school's master plan for enhancing and expanding athletic facilities. Rob Culligan, the school's vice president for institutional advancement, said it is anticipated that work will begin this summer and fall…

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A new section of premium football seats is on its way to Kansas State. Starting next season, K-State fans can purchase up to 150 tickets in Wabash Landing, a new two-tier viewing area located at the northwest corner of Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Cost will range from $10,000 for nonconference…

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The final touches to complete Dorval’s much anticipated $20-million aquatic and sports complex are well underway. As crews completed deck tile work around a pool last Friday, Mayor Edgar Rouleau didn’t let that day’s missed construction delivery deadline dampen his enthusiasm. He noted the contractor, Decarel Inc., will turn over…

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The Brevard County Commission has decided it wants to play ball with the U.S. Specialty Sports Association. The association — also known as USSSA — is considering moving its headquarters from Kissimmee to Space Coast Stadium in Viera, and holding youth and other amateur sports events there at least 175…

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Milwaukee city officials and Bucks team president Peter Feigin emerged from a closed-door meeting with Gov. Scott Walker optimistic a financing deal to pay for the team's proposed $500 million downtown stadium could be completed this week. The threat of losing the team to relocation at the hands of the…

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Crews have been working around the clock at B.C. Place Stadium since early last week to install a new and improved playing turf in time for next month’s FIFA Women’s World Cup matches. Burnaby’s Centaur Products Inc. was contracted by PavCo in March to remove the old turf and install…

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A concave football field. A short, sloped field hockey field. A softball field with no dugout or scoreboard. These issues and others convinced officials at Bermudian Springs School District that they needed to take big measures to update their football stadium and multipurpose athletic field last year. The first steps…