Category Archives: Athletic Facilities

Presidential Visit Preparation

Facilities Services staff clean Memorial Gymnasium in preparation for visit to campus by President Barack Obama on July 24, 2013.

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New Season for Mud Men

Not exactly “work,” but evidence of it: mud tracked into a campus garage after the grounds crew did some work on Blodgett Field early in this spring’s baseball season. Photo by Peter Bailley.

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Net Gain at Baseball Field

A Knox College staff grounds crew member helps install the batting cage net at Trevor Field prior to the start of spring 2013 baseball season. Photo by Peter Bailley.

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Fieldhouse Lighting Improvement

  A lighting upgrade is under way in the T. Fleming Fieldhouse to install brighter, more energy-efficient lighting in the athletic facility. The Fieldhouse is home to Knox College’s men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams. In addition, the … Continue reading

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Softball Field Improvements

Work is under way to re-do Knox College’s softball field by expanding and re-grading the infield. UPDATE: The work is finished, and more details are available here. The Prairie Fire softball field features a state-of-the-art sprinkler and drainage system that … Continue reading

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