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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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).
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.
PRESS RELEASE – The High Point-Thomasville HiToms have agreed in principle with the city of Thomasville to remain at Historic Finch Field. Continue reading
Backers 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.
City 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.
A proposal for a new 3,500-capacity, mixed-use downtown ballpark for the High Point-Thomasville HiToms (Summer Collegiate, Coastal Plain League) was announced at the annual High Point Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Luncheon Tuesday. Read more and watch news report here.