Category Archives: Sports

Spence Vs. Garcia Fight Announced for March 16, 2019, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington

FOX Sports and Premier Boxing Champions today announced eight televised world title fights in the first three months of a new deal, featuring eight world champions and more than two dozen of the world’s best boxers going toe-to-toe. The schedule includes the blockbuster showdown between welterweight champ Errol Spence Jr.…

Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation Honored for Supporting Arlington Youth

The Texas Rangers organization has been named recipient of the 2018 Allan H. Selig Award for Philanthropic Excellence, Major League Baseball announced earlier today at the quarterly Owners Meetings. The honor recognizes the Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation’s efforts to support Arlington youth through the Texas Rangers Richard Greene Scholars program…

Rangers Unveil Logo to Commemorate Final Season at Globe Life Park

The Texas Rangers unveiled a special logo to commemorate the team’s final season at Globe Life Park in Arlington in 2019. The logo, which incorporates the exterior façade of Globe Life Park, will be worn as a patch on the right sleeve of both the team’s white and red home jerseys…

October 2018 Student-Athlete of the Month: Tucker Thompson

Tucker Thompson, a senior on Arlington High School’s football team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for October 2018. Thompson, a cornerback for the Colts, is among the leaders in the DFW metroplex with six interceptions on the season. His efforts on the field have…

2018 NFL Draft Generates Record $125.2 Million in Economic Impact for Region

The first NFL Draft hosted at an NFL stadium proved to be a rousing success in both economic impact and attendance as the 2018 NFL Draft held April 26-28 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington posted record numbers. According to the economic impact report compiled by VisitDallas, utilizing Destinations International’s economic impact…

Globe Life Field Construction: 12 Months Down, 18 to Go

One year ago, Rangers representatives joined the City of Arlington and MLB Commissioner Robert Manfred to break ground on the future home of the Texas Rangers. In the 12 months since the groundbreaking, the site has been transformed from a parking lot into the shell of the future home of…

Bikes, Dances and Drums: Dallas Cowboys Encourage Arlington Youth to be Active

The Dallas Cowboys encouraged kids to get up and active last week through a weeklong celebration of PLAY that included youth football and outreach events in Arlington, Dallas, Frisco. The Dallas Cowboys outreach efforts highlighted NFL Play Football and NFL PLAY 60 programs and utilized Cowboys rookie players, alumni, cheerleaders, dance…

September 2018 Student-Athlete of the Month: Liz Carroll

Liz Carroll, a senior on Martin High School’s volleyball team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for September 2018. Carroll was named District 4-6A Setter of the Year as a sophomore, and followed that up with 1st Team All-District and Academic First Team All-District honors…

Stadiumlinks Golf Experience Returns to Globe Life Park in Arlington

This October, Globe Life Park will once again be transformed into Stadiumlinks, a one-of-a-kind, nine-hole golf experience in The American Dream City. Tee times are offered across three event days, October 26-28, offering both early morning and evening sessions, ending with the ballpark lights illuminating the entire course under the night…

Ask the Experts with Irwin Steel Vice President Bryan Irwin

The City of Arlington’s Office of Communication recently talked to Irwin Steel, LLC Vice President Bryan Irwin for the latest episode of Ask the Experts on MyArlingtonTV, a quarterly program about the progress being made at the future Globe Life Field in The American Dream City. Irwin Steel is responsible for all the…