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Historical markers unveiled next to Engel Stadium

Plaques documenting the history of  Engel Stadium and baseball in Chattanooga were unveiled on Tuesday, Sept. 9, at UTC’s Intramural Sports Complex next to the historic stadium.

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Baseball bio: Engel Stadium has a long and storied sports history

Summer has arrived and with it comes outdoor fun in the sun. One of the most popular ways to enjoy the season is watching America’s favorite pastime, baseball. Chattanooga is home to one of the oldest baseball parks in the country, Engel Stadium, which opened to the public in 1930 and was the home of the city’s minor league baseball team, the Chattanooga Lookouts, for 68 years. Today, Engle

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Vintage “Base Ball” comes to Engel Stadium

Built in 1930, Engel Stadium will play host to something even older than itself – vintage base ball. With vastly different rules, equipment, and terminology (even a different name, as opposed to the modern “baseball”) vintage base ball is equal parts historic reenactment and sporting event.

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UTC shares in City of Chattanooga water abatement award

When the City of Chattanooga received the Outstanding Overflow Abatement Award by the Kentucky-Tennessee Water Environment Association, the University was also recognized. Before the Chattanooga City Council, Vice Chancellor Richard Brown received a plaque for the University’s role in the Warner Park/Engel Stadium Combined Sewer Overflow Control Project.

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