Lawrence-Dumont Stadium

KNSS News
Ted Woodward
November 15, 2018 - 11:16 am
The entire concourse of downtown Wichita's Lawrence-Dumont stadium has now been reduced to rubble. The light pole stationed behind what was the first-base concourse is now the only one among the eight light standards still standing. The 1930's-era stadium is being demolished, making way for...
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KNSS News
Ted Woodward
November 13, 2018 - 2:38 pm
Demolition continues in downtown Wichita at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium, as the pressbox and the grandstands are being reduced to rubble. Crews have until the end of the year to completely clear the site, clearing way for construction of a new stadium, to be ready for a Triple-A franchise by the 2020...
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Steve & Ted
March 26, 2018 - 8:45 am
Steve, Ted, and Mayor Longwell talk about new development, Lawrence Dumont Stadium, and Century II.
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
August 04, 2017 - 2:17 pm
Thursday was Day 13 of competition at the 83rd National Baseball Congress World Series at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium in downtown Wichita; it was the final day of pool play, with the action finishing at 12:10 a.m. Thursday's winners included the Mulvane Patriots, the Hays Larks, the San Diego Waves,...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
August 01, 2017 - 1:40 pm
Monday marked Day 10 of competition at the 83rd National Baseball Congress World Series; the annual tournament takes place in downtown Wichita at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium. Monday's pool-play winners included the Derby Twins, the Kansas Stars, the Santa Barbara Foresters, and the Colorado Cyclones,...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
June 13, 2017 - 2:26 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - It looked like a week-long homestand for the Wichita Wingnuts baseball team was going to begin with a thud -- until Wichita ralled for four runs in the bottom of the 9th inning on Monday night for a 4-3 win over the Kansas City T-Bones. The first-place Wingnuts only managed...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
May 15, 2017 - 1:42 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma (KNSS) - The Friends University baseball team won its opening game Monday afternoon at the NAIA Tournament Regional in Oklahoma City, with a 5-1 win over the College of Idaho. Friends (32-20) advances in the winner's bracket, and will face the #1-ranked team in the nation,...
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Dreamstime
May 02, 2017 - 8:39 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) — The Wichita City Council approved a sales tax bond district, (STAR Bonds), to fund a portion of the cost of replacing Lawrence-Dumont Stadium. The Wichita Eagle reports that the goal is to replace the aging stadium with a modern ball park that could also be used for soccer...
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