Nipissing embarks on $2.1M turf field construction project

June 30, 2017

Nipissing University has announced that it is building a turf field that will be designed in accordance with FIFA standards in order to provide enhanced facilities for students and community members. “The new field will benefit the many students who utilize it for classes and intramural sports,” said Nipissing President Mike DeGagné. “It will also be an advantage for researchers in the Bachelor of Physical and Health Education program and will be a much-improved home for varsity soccer and lacrosse teams and fans. It will be also be available for youth sports, and adult leagues and can attract provincial championships.” The project has a $2.1M construction budget, and is expected to be completed in October.  Nipissing