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Inside New Gannon Fieldhouse

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Construction crews are now on the homestretch in a huge construction and renovation project of athletic facilities at Gannon University.
Crews have completed the installation of the artificial turf on the 80 yard field inside the new fieldhouse.
 It is built with a cushioned base to help minimize injuries.
 The entire $14.5 million project, including renovating and expanding the Recreation Center is on time and within budget.
 University leaders believe all the facilities, especially the new fieldhouse will be heavily used.
 Gannon Assistant Vice-President Connie Kercher said, "This allows us space for recreation to come alive from mornings to night, late night, evenings. This will be a great place to build community and build wellness."
Crews will start moving in equipment as soon as the construction wraps up, sometime in early August.
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