St. Paul, Minnesota – University of Northwestern (UNW), member of the NCAA Division III Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC), is home to the Reynolds Field Complex. The $10.7 million facility upgrade in 2014 included three (3) synthetic turf fields which host UNW Eagles football, soccer, lacrosse, baseball and softball.
The all turf baseball and softball fields are currently in the middle of their 5th season of action. UNW’s baseball team has a grueling 40-regular game season in 9 weeks. Looking to improve on their 4-10 current overall record, the Eagles will play their next 7 games at home. UNW’s softball team faces a 38-regular game season in 9 weeks with their next 4 games scheduled at home as they look to pull ahead of their current 9-9 overall record.
The synthetic turf surfaces at the Reynold Field Complex were manufactured by Turf Nation.The system they selected for their baseball and softball fields is the M4. The M4 system has a 49-ounce face weight, Balanced Matrix fiber spacing and Titanium Shield backing system. The monofilament fibers are made from 100% C8 resins, the highest grade available to the synthetic turf industry.
Turf Nation is the reliable source of the highest quality synthetic turf surfaces. Turf Nation has been trusted to manufacture synthetic turf surfaces for more than 13 NFL Teams including the Arizona Cardinals, Buffalo Bills, Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Bengals, Denver Broncos, Houston Texans, Minnesota Vikings, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, New York Jets, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Francisco 46ers, Tennessee Titans as well as the Professional Football Hall of Fame.