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Texas Tech to Unveil New West Rec Turf Field Complex

K'Leigh Sims

February 18, 2015

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WHAT: West Rec Turf Field Complex Unveiling

WHEN: 2 p.m. Friday (Feb. 20)

WHERE: 10th Street and Texas Tech Parkway – Northwest of the John Walker Soccer Complex

Texas Tech University's Recreational Sports will reveal its new West Rec Turf Field Complex Friday (Feb. 20) that is scheduled to open later this month for the university community.

The student body voted for the 280,946 square-foot complex in October 2013. The complex is composed of four flag football fields, recreational soccer space and student group meeting area. Students will be able to play intramural games, tournaments, flag football, soccer and men and women's lacrosse at this new complex.

Texas Tech President M. Duane Nellis will preside over the ribbon cutting alongside Recreational Sports officials.

The ribbon cutting will take place at 10th Street and Texas Tech Parkway, northwest of the John Walker Soccer Complex. Parking will be available in the commuter satellite parking lot, north of the soccer complex.

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CONTACT: Peewee Roberson, managing director, Recreational Sports, Texas Tech University, (806) 742-3351 or peewee.roberson@ttu.edu.