• Marquette's $24M Athletic Performance Center Moves Forward

    by Karen Herzog December 2017

    Marquette University is moving ahead with the first phase of construction of a new athletic performance research center, but it will be built on a much smaller site in the heart of campus instead of on a largely vacant area of downtown's west side.

  • Illinois Gets $7M Gift for Athletic Facility

    by Mark Tupper December 2017

    The Demirjian family of Decatur is delivering one of the largest gifts in University of Illinois athletics history in order to provide a new facility for women’s soccer and men’s and women’s track and field.

  • Proposed Field House Seen as Economic Engine

    by Jacob Tierney December 2017

    Developers of a field house in Penn Township have big plans for an athletic mecca that would draw visitors from Western Pennsylvania and beyond for tournaments and other sporting events.

  • 76ers to Build Sports and Youth Training Complex

    by Keith Pompey November 2017

    The 76ers say they are building a state-of-the-art, multipurpose sports and youth training complex in Wilmington.

  • Pacers' Thaddeus Young Pays for HS Weight Room

    by John Varlas November 2017

    On one of his visits to his alma mater Mitchell, Thaddeus Young went to the school's weight room and was dismayed by what he found.

  • Site of Platform Collapse Had No Building Permit

    by Courtney Cameron November 2017

    In a recent interview with The San Diego Union-Tribune, San Diego Fire-Rescue Department spokesperson Jose Ysea revealed that no building permits had been filed prior to the construction of a platform that collapsed Saturday night, injuring dozens at a children’s birthday party.

  • University of Charleston Plans $4M Athletic Complex

    by Derek Redd November 2017

    University of Charleston announced Wednesday plans to build the Welch Athletic Complex, a $4 million project that will be home to the Golden Eagles baseball, men's soccer, women's soccer and women's lacrosse teams.

  • Tennis Club Celebrates Anniversary with $260K Upgrade

    by Paul Swiech November 2017

    A club that opened 45 years ago to let local tennis enthusiasts play during winter has become a community fixture because it's stayed up to date while building partnerships beyond its walls, according to several longtime members.

  • Blackhawks Training Facility Wows City Leaders

    by John Dietz November 2017

    Two ice rinks. Twenty-two locker rooms. A workout room. A shot simulator, media room, kitchens, coaches' offices. And a gorgeous never-been-used-before Blackhawks locker room.

  • Tigers to Break Ground on Indoor Practice Facility

    by Mark Giannotto November 2017

    The Memphis football team's new indoor practice facility, which has been in the works for more than five years, is "fully funded now" and a January start date was set in order to not conflict with the Tigers' current season.