RS3 Turf Partners with Florida State University

Turf Services Provider to Manage FSU Baseball and Softball Fields

January 30, 2019 11:50 AM

TALLAHASSEE, Florida - RS3 Turf, a division of Ryan Sanders Baseball, is proud to announce a short-term agreement with Florida State University to provide turf management at Mike Martin Field at Dick Howser Stadium, home of the Seminoles baseball team, as well as JoAnne Graf Field at the Seminole Softball Complex. The 45-day agreement includes an option to extend the partnership into the future.

"RS3 Turf has quickly proven our ability to branch outside the state of Texas to provide site management," RS3 Turf Senior Vice President Garrett Reddehase said. "We are incredibly excited to partner with a university that has the track record of success as Florida State. We strive to provide the best playing surface for the baseball and softball student athletes at FSU and look forward to delivering upon our promise."

The Florida State baseball program has been one of the most successful history, advancing to the NCAA Tournament 56 times with 22 appearances in the College World Series. The Seminoles are led by head coach Mike Martin, the winningest coach in the history of collegiate baseball. Equally as successful, the university's softball program won the 2018 National Championship after sweeping the final series at the Women's College World Series. The program has appeared in the NCAA regionals every year since 2000 and has never had a losing season.

With over 25 years of combined experience in the sports turf industry, RS3 Turf offers a full line of professional agronomic services including renovations, installations and consulting for any athletic surface. Over the last decade, RS3 Turf has been sought out by professional, collegiate, high school and youth sports organizations for expertise in the realm of athletic surface management.

RS3 Turf recently partnered with Texas-based Whittlesey Landscape Supplies to provide a custom line of Nolan Ryan-branded sports field materials. The NR34 brand includes products ranging from calcined clay conditioner, mound clays, infield mixes, drying agents, chalk and warning track material.

With clients across Minor League Baseball, the National Football League, Major League Soccer, Major League Baseball, Little League Baseball and the National Collegiate Athletic Association, RS3 Turf has provided a variety of services for the Houston Astros, Cotton Bowl Stadium, University of Houston, Houston Dynamo, Round Rock Express, Texas Christian University and the George W. Bush Regional Little League Complex in Waco, Texas.

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