Summerville stadium ground broken

Austen Thibault, The Union Democrat

The Summerville Union High School District broke ground on its multi-million dollar stadium project on Monday.

The project is behind schedule and over its estimated budget, but district and county education authorities said the project was a culmination of the vision of the community and a step into a new era for Summerville High.

The project - a new field, track and bleachers and snack shack renovation - is the first with money from the district's $8 million Measure H passed in 2012.

Summerville High School Foundation President Jessi Leveroos spoke at the ceremony and said, "We're finally seeing the result of a vision we've had for over 10 years."

She recounted that the foundationwas formed in 2003, largely thanks to a donation from Robin Wainwright, who "had a special place in his heart for track and field."

For the complete story, see the May 6, 2014, edition of The Union Democrat.

11918388
The Union Democrat
This image is copyrighted.

Reach all of Sonora, Calaveras County, Tuolumne, Angels Camp, Twain Harte, & Jamestown with your items to sell.

Ads appear Online and in Print

View Classifieds Place an Ad

Connect with The Union Democrat

Union Democrat Newsstand

Saturday December 10, 2016

Read digital interactive editions of our publications

Read Today's Edition Take A Tour

More Publications by The Union Democrat

View All Publications
Cold, lost dog finds shelter in deputy’s vehicle

12/07/2016

Holly Britton lay her head on a pillow Tuesday night and said ... more

Deadline near for tree mortality funding

12/02/2016

Landowners have until Friday to apply for the first round of federal ... more