Louisiana Tech officials announced Thursday that J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park, affectionately known as “The Love Shack,” will remain at its current location on campus after an EF-3 tornado inflicted catastrophic damage on the baseball stadium in April. Read more and view photo here.
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Several athletic facilities, including the baseballs stadium, at Louisiana Tech sustained major damage when a tornado ripped across the university’s campus early Thursday morning. Read more and view photo here.
Our student-athletes and student body are safe, which is our main concern.
We are still in shock over the devastation to our city and our campus.
Thank you to everyone for the thoughts and prayers. We are still assessing the damage our facilities, but we CAN and WILL rebuild. pic.twitter.com/PMzwXqe7dk
— LA Tech Sports (@LATechSports) April 25, 2019
While it won’t be a minor-league stadium, the small town of Paynesville (MN) has unveiled very timely plans for a new ballpark that will incorporate a tornado shelter. Read more view renderings here.