Category Archives: Sports

UTA Lady Movin’ Mavs Represent Team USA at 2018 World Championships

Lady Movin’ Mavs Rose Hollermann and Abby Dunkin, seniors and gold medalists in the 2016 Paralympic games, along with graduate student Morgan Wood, are set to represent Team USA in the 2018 International Wheelchair Basketball Federation’s World Championships in Hamburg, Germany August 16-26. The University of Texas at Arlington’s Lady Movin’…

Arlington, Rangers Celebrate ‘Going to the World Series’ Statue Unveiling at North Plaza

City leaders, the Arlington Parks and Recreation Department, and the Texas Rangers celebrated the unveiling of the “Going to the World Series” statue in the North Plaza for the future Globe Life Field and the soon-to-open Texas Live! during a ceremony today in Arlington’s world-class Entertainment District. Former Rangers catcher…

Arlington Resident & Rangers Great Tom Grieve Living His American Dream

Arlington resident and Texas Rangers great Tom Grieve is living his American Dream in his 24th season as an analyst in the team’s Fox Sports Southwest television booth after debuting on broadcasts in 1995, the longest tenure of any TV broadcaster in club history. Elected to the Rangers Hall of Fame…

North Plaza Opens with Texas Live! on Aug. 9; Globe Life Field Seating Bowl Takes Shape

The Texas Rangers released new renderings today of the North Plaza for Globe Life Field and Texas Live! during a media construction update that took place on the Hilti Observation Deck at Globe Life Park in Arlington. The North Plaza, which will be the north entrance to Globe Life Field, is…

A New Blueprint for Construction: Building Globe Life Field in Virtual Form

Gone are the days of hundreds of blueprints, sketched in pencil and aligned on a light table. There’s a new blueprint for construction, a three-dimensional model containing all the information needed to build Globe Life Field. Building Information Modeling, BIM for short, is essentially building the future Texas Rangers retractable…

Texas Live! Goes Social Ahead of Opening This Summer in Arlington

Texas Live! is going social ahead of its opening later this summer in Arlington’s Entertainment District. Follow these new Texas Live! social media accounts if you want to keep up with the latest news and announcements for the $250 million entertainment complex, which will offer visitors to The American Dream City…

Enchant Christmas Returns to Arlington Nov. 23, Moves Inside Globe Life Park

Back by popular demand, Enchant Christmas will once again illuminate North Texas skies with its World’s Largest Christmas Light Maze & Market. Last year, more than 250,000 people unwrapped a new holiday tradition at the most scenic wonderland in Texas. This year, the family tradition will move inside Globe Life Park…

Alexus Henry: First UTA Female to Win Individual National Championship

Junior Alexus Henry became the first UT Arlington woman ever to win an individual national championship, taking the title in the women’s high jump at the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships Saturday evening at historic Hayward Field. The milestone caps off a junior season filled with a number of dream…