Road Ranger Stadium

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERARockford, Illinois  (Rockford Aviators) Members of the Frontier League, the Aviators pristine field was built by Lohmann Sports Fields and features a state-of-the-art drainage system that enables an outfield with zero-percent slope. All in-play field areas were laser leveled, and premium infield soil mixes were utilized to create a playing surface that is second to none. Using a value-engineering approach, LSF researched and utilized locally available materials that met specifications—resulting in an overall cost savings of nearly fifteen percent and a simplified process for procuring future materials for maintenance practices.

Turf drain install

Forms for infield mix

Mix installation

Big roll sod installation

Mound construction

Opening day prep