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1 Youth Sports Complex Fields of dreams: Janesville Youth Baseball looks to expand at Youth Sports Complex (photo)(includes Concept Plan map) 28 Apr 2008, 1A
2 Youth Sports Complex Field renaming upsets family: club: sponsorships needed to raise cash (photo of sign at soccer fields)(Vicki Damron)(Rock Soccer Club) 29 Sep 2009, 3A
3 Youth Sports Complex Bathroom signs called ill-suited: donor recognition policy back to staff (Damron family)(Rock Soccer Club)(photo of Russ Steeber) 12 Nov 2009, 3A
4 Youth Sports Complex Youth sports facility opens on Janesville's east side 05 Sep 1997
5 Youth Sports Complex Sports site parking to improve: other modifications also completed 07 Sep 1999
6 Youth Sports Complex Residents want lights out earlier: baseball fields will be dark at 10 p.m. 12 Jun 2001, 1A
7 Youth Sports Complex Neighbors slug bright idea: ballfield lighting catches club in pickle 13 Jun 2001, 4B
8 Youth Sports Complex Fields of bad dreams: vandals taking toll on Youth Sports Complex 26 Sep 2001, 1A
9 Youth Sports Complex The Janesville City Council votes to select a site for a proposed youth sports facility to provide playing fields for soccer, football, softball, and baseball programs for kids. By the end of 1999, the city had spent about $1 million to acquire 86 acres between Ruger Ave. and Wright Rd. and had improved the Youth Sports Complex with a road, parking lot, sidewalks, and washrooms, while local sports groups contributed $1 million in improvements such as lights and bleachers. 12 Jun 1995, CENTURY OF STORIES (977.587 DUPRE), 246-247
10 Youth Sports Complex Kids play first games at new complex: football, soccer leagues find permanent home fields 05 Sep 1997


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