Recreational Sports Unveils West Rec Turf Field Complex
The 280,946 square-foot complex was voted on by the study body.
Texas Tech University officials gathered near the John Walker Soccer Complex on Feb. 20 to unveil Recreational Sports’ new West Rec Turf Field Complex. 19, and is one of only three universities in Texas to be ranked in the top 20.
The 280,946 square-foot complex, located near 10th Street and Texas Tech Parkway, is composed of four flag football fields, recreational soccer space and a student group meeting area.
Texas Tech President M. Duane Nellis says this new complex is a great addition to the university, regarding healthy living among the student body.
“A vital component of the student learning experience is interaction with others, whether through organizational activities or sport,” Nellis said. “We want to offer our students the very best in amenities that promote physical activity and health. These turf fields represent that commitment to health while also accommodating rapidly increasing student attendance numbers.”