Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Public invited to dedication of sports fields May 10 at Ber Juan Park Sportsplex

The public is invited by the Rolla Parks and Recreation Department for the dedication of three sports fields at the Ber Juan Park Sportsplex on Friday, May 10 at 5:30 p.m.

The fields dedicated will be Ken Kwantes Field (the south softball field), Joe Morgan Field (north softball field) and Kittie Robertson Soccer Field (located behind the Morgan field).

Kwantes served as Rolla Parks and Recreation Director since the mid-1970s before retiring in 2012. Morgan is a former two-term Rolla Mayor. Robertson played a huge role in forming youth socceer leagues in the Rolla area and bringing soccer to Rolla High School. Morgan and Robertson are deceased.

The Ber Juan Sportsplex is located at 1100 East 18th Street. Refreshments will be served.

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