Category Archives: Sports

Clemson, Notre Dame Fans Arrive in Arlington for 2018 Cotton Bowl Classic

Fans of both the Clemson Tigers and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish poured into Arlington on Saturday, December 29, 2018, for the nationally televised College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic at AT&T Stadium. The sold out match-up marks the 10th time the Cotton Bowl Classic has been…

December 2018 Student-Athlete of the Month: Alessandra Cisneros

Alessandra Cisneros, a senior at Seguin High School and a member of the AISD gymnastics team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for December 2018. Cisneros, qualified for regionals in the beam and vault events during her junior year.“Alessandra is a great kid,” said Amber Fellers,…

Concrete Work for Globe Life Field Main Concourse Now Complete

Photo Courtesy of the Texas Rangers

The Texas Rangers and the City of Arlington are celebrating another construction milestone for the $1.2 billion Globe Life Field. The final concrete has been poured on the main concourse of the Rangers’ new climate-controlled ballpark, which is scheduled to open in March 2020. The final pour was located on the northeast…

Texas Rangers 2019 Fan Fest Set for Jan. 26 at Globe Life Park

The 2019 Texas Rangers Fan Fest Presented by Dasani will take place from 9 a. m. to 4 p. m. Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Tickets for Fan Fest can be purchased at texasrangers. com/fanfest or by calling 972-RANGERS.2019 Fan Fest Presented by Dasani will feature autograph sessions with…

Ask the Experts with Rangers Executive VP, Communications John Blake

The City of Arlington’s Office of Communication recently talked to John Blake, Texas Rangers Executive Vice President, Communications, 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. Blake, who was appointed Executive Vice President, Communications…

Globe Life Park in Arlington to Serve as Home to XFL Franchise in 2020

The XFL is headed to The American Dream City in 2020. Arlington is one of eight cities that will host an XFL team when the league launches February 8-9, 2020. Home games will be played at Globe Life Park, adding another professional sports franchise to Arlington’s world-class Entertainment District. The…