KRDO – Mountain Lion Fieldhouse opens

TRANSCRIPT: 09/05/2018: KRDO (ABC)
from a closure… to the official opening of a new u-c-c-s practice and competition facility for the track and field team. ribbon cutting cheers we were there for the official ribbon cutting at the mountain lion fieldhouse this afternoon. it’s dedicated to the track and field program, which started in 19-98. but other sports teams will get to use it for conditioning and workouts. the six-lane, 200-meter track will host three competitions this season. deshon elcock, who’s a redshirted junior on team, says it’s great to finally have a permenant home. “it’s the fact that we finally have a place to call home. it’s really amazing. before having to drive all over the place having practice in one place and weights in another it was hard. but now we can do everything here which is awesome. construction began on the project just over a year ago … student fees and private donations funded it.