Shopping Basket 0
Human Kinetics Publishers, Inc.

HUMAN KINETICS

The El Paso Chihuahuas


By Rick Horrow and Karla Swatek

October 28, 2013

 

Just less than a year after voters approved funding a $50 million downtown stadium, El Paso’s new Minor League Baseball team finally has a name. Chihuahuas was selected after a community-wide vote yielded five finalists. The name represents El Pasos spirit, loyalty, and geographical location in the Chihuahuan Desert. The team’s colors will be red, black and tan. A mascot and team jerseys will be unveiled at a later date.

 

Now that the team has been named, El Pasoans can embrace their first affiliated Triple-A baseball team in city history. The team’s home stadium is well on its way toward completion, and will be ready for the Chihuahua’s Pacific Coast League home debut in April 2014. More than 70% of El Pasoans were in favor of a $525 million quality of life referendums that included the stadium, new parks, an arena, and fund improvements to local museums. It’s all good in El Paso.




Subscribe to feed Subscribe to feed
Share Facebook Reddit LinkedIn Twitter

Tools


Print Save to favorites

Get the latest news, special offers, and updates on authors and products. SIGN UP NOW!

Human Kinetics Rewards

About Our Products

Book Excerpts

Catalogs

News and Articles

About Us

Career Opportunities

Events

Partners

Business to Business

Author Center

HK Today Newsletter

Services

Exam/Desk Copies

Language rights translation

Association Management

Associate Program

Rights and Permissions

Featured Programs

Human Kinetics Coach Education

Fitnessgram

Fitness for Life

Active Living Every Day

Connect with Us

Google Plus YouTube Tumblr Pinterest

Terms & Conditions

/

Privacy Policy

/

Safe Harbor