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Bibb Co. High School Student-Athletes and Coaches Eager to replace old field

Published on December 19th, 2018 | by Kelsey Mullins

The Ed DeFore Sports Complex, used by 12 Georgia High Schools, is getting a big upgrade going into the new year. The old muddy field is being replaced with an artificial turf featuring Brock PowerBase/YSR. This investment helps the school better instill a sense of pride in their student athletes and protect them as they progress in their journey to becoming healthy adults.

"We want to put our kids on the best surface possible to play and we're doing that,"Bibb County School District Athletic Director, Barney Hester explained. "We have contracted with sports turf who has brought in Astroturf to put down the artificial turf. We're putting a pad up under our turf, it's called a 'Brock Pad.'"

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Topics: Press Releases

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Kelsey Mullins

Kelsey started as an Intern in 2017, and was later promoted to Social Media Specialist. She is a current student at the University of Colorado, studying Strategic Communications and Media Production. Kelsey plans social media posts, writes blog articles, and doubles as the official pet-sitter for Brock USA. In her free time, she enjoys running, playing soccer, and photography.

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