KRDO – Mountain Lion Park opens

03/02/2018: KRDO (ABC)
it is a special day for the uccs baseball program…the mountain lions are playing in their first game ever in their new baseball stadium.. mountain lion stadium – in the shadow of pulpit rock – features all field-turf and no real grass or dirt … save one strip of soil on the pitcher’s mound … dignitaries – including mayor john suthers – helped throw out the ceremonial first pitch … and then it was time to break in the field with a little baseball … lions hosting regis … 1. the first hit for u-c-c-s at their new stadium – a double courtesy of efrain medina … 2. then shortly after … the first run of the game … driven in by jamie crabtree … 3. bottom of the 3rd … the mountain lions got their first home run in their new home … scott martinez … with the solo shot to left … 4. later in the inning … colin ludwig gives the lions their first lead at the new ballpark … a bases-clearing triple … the mountain lions would go on to win 16-9.. the colorado college hockey team will be playing in their final series of the regular …