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New softball stadium enhances home-field advantage

Posted by on February 28, 2018

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Play ball! The next phase of competition at Spartan Athletic Park comes this month with the first game at Spartan Softball Stadium. The Spartans will take on Wheaton College in a doubleheader beginning at 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 15. The new stadium features premium synthetic turf; recommended NCAA mix of clay, sand and silt; two 800-square-foot dugouts; bullpens with professional quality mounds; light towers to illuminate the stadium; seating for 300 fans; state-of-the-art digital scoreboard; press box; public address system; and a hospitality room.