Sports Turf Company to complete $4 million natural grass installation
Ole Miss Athletics Director Ross Bjork announced August 2015 that there will be installation of natural grass on the Hollingsworth Field and one of the practice fields.
He said on OleMissSports.com: “That means that Vaught-Hemingway Stadium will return to a natural grass playing surface for the 2016 season. Natural Grass, Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, Hollingsworth Field, for the 2016 season. So that does have a ripple effect. That means we will have to close the stadium for the 2016 spring and summer.