Turf & Rec

Field conversion gets a B+ grade from groundskeeper

December 1, 2016
By Mike Jiggens
Robert Heggie's grade of B+ given to his crew for their efforts in converting BMO Field from football to soccer was better than he expected.

BMO Field head groundskeeper Robert Heggie awarded his crew a B+ grade in their efforts to convert the stadium from football to soccer in only three days. He said the grade was better than he expected, considering the late November weather and only a three-day window to pull off the conversion.