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Six Finalists Announced for New Laredo Team Name

PRESS RELEASE – Ventura Sports Group, the partnership bringing independent baseball to a new state of the art $18MM baseball and multi-use stadium in Laredo, TX has announced the finalists in the Name-The-Team contest. The six finalists are: Javelinas, Lynx, Lemurs, Lobos, Generals and WhipTails. Continue reading

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Concerns About Open Year Round Sports Bar at New Laredo Ballpark

Some bar and restaurant owners near the proposed new ballpark in Laredo (TX) are concerned that they would have to pay more in taxes than a proposed open year round sports bar at the stadium, which could create unfair competition for them.  Read more and watch news clip here.

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New Laredo Ballpark Ramps Up, ‘Name the Team’ Contest Underway

Construction on the new $18 million ballpark in Laredo (TX) for a new indy pro team to be owned and operated by Ventura Sports Group is ramping up.  The groundbreaking is scheduled for April.  The park is expected to be completed by May 2012.  Read more here.  VSG has also launched a “name the team” contest for the new franchise.  Submissions will be accepted until February 11, 2011.  Enter contest here.

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