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High Point (NC) Chooses Ballpark Builder

The City of High Point (NC) has picked Samet Corporation to lead the design build team for the new multi-use stadium downtown for an Atlantic League (Independent Professional) baseball franchise.  The company also built BB&T Ballpark in Winston-Salem and First National Bank Field in Greensboro.  Read more here.

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HPU President to Lead High Point (NC) Ballpark Effort

High Point University President Nido Qubein will lead the city’s effort to build a minor-league baseball stadium and develop the surrounding area.  Read more here.

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High Point to Interview Two Groups Interested in Ballpark Project

The city said it has a commitment from the independent Atlantic League to provide a franchise to High Point (NC) if the stadium is built and suitable ownership emerges.  Read more here (subscription required).

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Atlantic League to High Point (NC)?

The High Point (NC) City Council approved spending up to $15 million to purchase land in downtown High Point for a multi-purpose stadium to serve as home of an Atlantic League (Independent Professional) baseball franchise.  Read more and view renderings here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the link.

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HiToms Extend Ballpark Lease

PRESS RELEASE – The High Point-Thomasville HiToms have agreed in principle with the city of Thomasville to remain at Historic Finch Field. Continue reading

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More Than $20 Million Estimated for New High Point Ballpark

Thomasville Hi-Toms LogoBackers of a proposed downtown baseball stadium and multipurpose sports venue in High Point (NC) haven’t formally requested city funding, but some figures that have been bandied about have been in the $20 million range for the total cost of the facility.  Read more here.

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New Downtown Ballpark On Deck for High Point (NC)

Thomasville Hi-Toms LogoCity officials are working with backers to bring a proposed 20-million dollar stadium to downtown High Point (NC).  The High Point-Thomasville HiToms (Summer Collegiate, Coastal Plain League) would serve as the anchor tenant for the multi-purpose venue.  Watch news report here.

High Point Ballpark Rendering Fro WXll 12

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