July 16th 2020LA Tech Baseball & Softball Will Compete On FieldTurf In 2021Back to ListLast April, Louisiana Tech University unfortunately had their Softball, Baseball and Soccer fields decimated by a tornado incident. After careful consideration, officials decided the NEW FieldTurf DoublePlay and TripleThreat Series would be the ideal choice for J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park (Baseball) and Lady Techster Softball Complex (Softball). Construction is planned to be completed for the 2021 baseball and softball seasons. The move is a significant investment for the program and commitment to its student-athletes. The Bulldog coaches are excited to bring the leading FieldTurf systems to their athletic facilities. “We are extremely excited to partner with FieldTurf for our playing surface in the new ball park. Our new home will include the best player development facility in Conference USA as well as top-tier playing and practice surfaces. FieldTurf’s reputation around the college and professional baseball industry is second to none.” - Lane Burroughs, Baseball Coach “The partnership with FieldTurf will only enhance our new facility. Throughout the process of selecting the company that would provide the playing surface, our coaching staff felt comfortable and confident that FieldTurf would deliver a state-of-the-art product. This is just one more aspect that makes this softball complex the premier one in Conference USA and one of the best in our region.” – Maria Winn, Softball Coach FieldTurf’s NEW DoublePlay Series is gaining rapid popularity amongst collegiate baseball programs showcased by installations at the University of Tennessee, Rutgers University and recently the University of Southern Mississippi. FieldTurf has long been a trusted name is baseball with installations at Oregon State, Oregon, Texas, Texas Tech, Washington and over 1000 more.Learn more about DoublePlay, here.FieldTurf’s NEW TripleThreat series has taken the world of softball by storm, showcased by installations at Rutgers University, North Dakota State University, Yale University, University of North Georgia and now Louisiana Tech. Learn more about TripleThreat, here. ABOUT FIELDTURFWith more than 20,000 artificial turf installations worldwide at the professional, collegiate, high school, municipal and youth sports levels, FieldTurf has been the surface of choice for more than two decades.FieldTurf is a part of Tarkett Sports family, a global leader in innovative flooring and sports surface solutions. Tarkett Sports is a division of the Tarkett Group, a worldwide leader of innovative flooring and sports surface solutions.