athletic facilities

May 11, 2020

ACHA announces guidelines for return of college sports

New guidelines have been laid out by the American College Health Association (ACHA) for how to safely return to sports in the college athletics world amid the COVID-19 pandemic. On Wednesday, May 7, the ACHA announced additional guidance for insti...

locker room
May 6, 2020

Minnesota State University-Mankato upgrades its locker room

One of the first things athletic recruits and their families see visiting a college campus is the locker room. For that reason, it needs to impress. It should be grand, clean, bear the school’s colors and make the athlete feel proud to be — or as...

May 6, 2020

Tarleton State University’s ‘jaw-dropping’ renovation project

In October of 2018, Tarleton State University — located in Stephenville, Texas — began work on a $24.6 million renovation and west-side expansion of the school’s Memorial Stadium.  Approved by the A&M System Board of Regents in 2016, th...

field maintenance
April 23, 2020

Summer soccer field maintenance

Healthy, dense natural grass is a key part of the success of any fall soccer field program. Turfgrass maintenance practices on any athletic field is a year-round series of inputs to maintain and increase the quality of grass. Although all maintenance...

stony brook university indoor facility LaCrosse
February 14, 2020

From design to completion: Stony Brook University’s new training facility benefits athletes, visitors and community members

{Sponsored} At first glance, Stony Brook University’s new indoor practice facilities are nothing out of the ordinary. The 80-yard practice field with netting allows the football, lacrosse and soccer teams at the university in Long Island, New York,...

February 1, 2019

Boosting the Bottom Line with Scoreboard Technology

{Sponsored} It’s well past the start digital age; now that we are into the age of smart-everything, why haven’t most facilities upgraded their old fixed digital scoreboards? Consumers have watched the cost of LED TVs plummet in the last half-d...

November 8, 2018

Maple or Synthetic: Choosing the right flooring material

{Sponsored} Many factors need to be considered when investing in a new sports surface. Resilience and durability, color contrast for lines, impact on players’ joints and the purpose the space serves all factor into the decision. When it comes to in...

June 18, 2018

Safety and Branding in Perfect Harmony

{Sponsored} Safety at school and school events is on the minds of students, faculty and coaches — especially in light of recent events. As a result, BigSigns.com has launched a new product. WindowGuardTM One-Way Vision Protection is designed...