Louisville Slugger

Peoria Public Radio News
1:40 am
Tue January 14, 2014

Neighbors oppose proposed Sports Complex

Credit Denise Molina-Weiger / Peoria Public Radio

Some of the would be neighbors of the proposed Louisville Slugger Sports Complex are concerned about the additional traffic, noise and light it would create. Peoria Public Radio’s Tanya Koonce reports that was the message delivered at the public meeting on the proposed complex in the northern part of Peoria.

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Peoria Public Radio News
4:42 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

Louisville Slugger partnering to build new Peoria sports complex

Louisville Slugger's VP of Marketing, Kyle Schlegel, speaking at a press conference announcing the company is partnering to build a new Peoria sports complex.
Credit Denise Molina-Weiger / Peoria Public Radio

A proposed Peoria sports complex has the backing of a major sports merchandise company. Louisville Slugger is partnering with Peoria group, Corp 24, to build the facility that will include 10 outdoor synthetic-turf baseball and softball fields and a 125-thousand square foot dome. The complex will be built near the Shoppes at Grand Prairie.

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