Exterior view in 2010
|Former names||All Pro Freight Stadium (2009-2017)|
|Location||2009 Baseball Boulevard
Avon, Ohio 44011
|Owner||Avon Ballpark LLC|
|Broke ground||July 1, 2008|
|Opened||June 2, 2009|
|Construction cost||$12.1 million|
|Architect||OSports - Osborn Sports and Recreation Architecture|
|Structural engineer||Osborn Engineering|
|General contractor||Infinity Group|
|Lake Erie Crushers (FL) (2009-present)
Cleveland State Vikings (NCAA) (2010–2011)
Sprenger Stadium is a baseball park in Avon, Ohio, United States. It is the home of the Lake Erie Crushers, a Frontier League team that began play in 2009. The ballpark has a capacity of 5,000 people and opened on June 2, 2009, with the Crushers defeating the Windy City Thunderbolts, 5-2. The naming rights to the ballpark are owned by the small family-owned nursing facility, Sprenger Health Care Systems, headquartered in Lorain, Ohio. The ballpark was previously known as All Pro Freight Stadium until January 2017.
Cleveland State baseball
Mid-American Conference Tournament
Since 2012, the ballpark has hosted the Mid-American Conference Baseball Tournament, held in late May. The top eight teams in the MAC earn berths to the tournament, which uses a double-elimination format over five days. The winner of the tournament earns the conference's automatic bid to the NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament.
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- "Vikings To Play Home Baseball Games at All Pro Freight Stadium". CSUVikings.com. October 10, 2009. Retrieved January 4, 2017.
- "2011-12 Champ Dates". MAC Sports. Retrieved 12 February 2012.