Replacement Of Memorial Stadium Turf Underway
The process of replacing Memorial Stadium’s turf is underway, an article posted on the Bloomington Herald-Times Hoosier Scoop Blog reports. At the same time, Indiana University’s athletics Web site has issued an announcement that the school is “currently in negotiations to replace the existing turf with a state-of-the art playing surface that will be installed and ready for use by the first week of August.”
"We have been in close contact with University officials to ensure that the 2008 World Championships go ahead as planned," said Dan Acheson, DCI executive director and CEO. "The rapid response and frequent communication with IU’s athletic department has been outstanding and instrumental as we continue to plan for our World Championship events in August."
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