Sister Hilda Kleiman, OSB, watched the progress on both of these projects and took these photos to share with all of our readers who were away from the seminary over the summer.
The material for the new gym floor was placed over the old floor. The wood came in large stacks that the workers laid out piece by piece:
After all the pieces were installed, the floor was sanded:
The shiny new floor has clear lines for various sports, including the black lines for basketball and red lines for volleyball:
The work on soccer field including plowing the field, removing rocks, and installing pipe:
In September, the Mount Angel Guardians were able to start holding practices on the improved field:
Watch the MAS Journalism blog for more on MAS sports throughout the 2014-2015 school year.