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STMA Awards Environmental Facility Certification to 18 Facilities

April 21, 2017By

  Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) recently recognized 18 facilities with the organization’s Environmental Facility Certification. Ranging from Colorado to Madrid, Spain, the STMA members and their facilities showcase ecological stewardship and sustainable best practices. Since the first certification was awarded to Zach Holm for two facilities, Red Bull Training Facility and Red Bull Arena in 2016, 15 other STMA... read more

STMA names 2015 Field of the Year Award winners

November 30, 2015By

The Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) announced its 2015 Field of the Year Award winners. Since 1992 the STMA’s Field of the Year Award has been presented to members who manage baseball, football, soccer, softball and other sporting grounds at the professional, collegiate, schools (K-12) and parks and recreation level. The 2015 winners are listed below: Professional Ed Smith Stadium... read more

STMA names 2014 Field of the Year Award winners

December 16, 2014By

The Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) announced its 2014 Field of the Year Award winners. Since 1992, STMA’s Field of the Year Award is given to members who manage baseball, football, soccer, softball or other sporting grounds at the professional, collegiate or schools (K-12), and parks and recreation level. The 2014 winners are listed below. Professional Maryland SoccerPlex Stadium Field (Boyds, Md.);... read more

STMA, Toro award three students with scholarship

July 21, 2014By

The Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) and The Toro Co. are honoring three students with the Dr. James R. Watson Legacy Scholarship. The award is a special, one-time scholarship funded by The Toro Giving Program in celebration of the company’s centennial this month as well as STMA’s SAFE Foundation, its philanthropic arm that enriches communities through championing safe, sustainable sports and recreation... read more

STMA gears up for its 25th 
annual event

October 7, 2013By

The Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) will hold its 25th Annual Conference and Exhibition Jan. 21-25, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas. The event will build upon the diversity of educational offerings made available to attendees. Nearly 1,200 sports turf managers–from high schools and parks districts to Major League Baseball and National Football League groundskeepers–will converge on the Henry B. Gonzalez... read more