Hunt Family makes Signature Gift for Baseball Development Center



FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The J.B. and Johnelle Hunt Family has made a signature gift in support of a soon to be constructed Baseball Development Center at the University of Arkansas. The Hunts have pledged $5 million to help build the facility that will serve as the home of the Razorback Baseball program at Baum-Walker Stadium. Construction on the baseball development center is scheduled to begin next month with a targeted completion set for spring of 2021.

In recognition and appreciation of the Hunts generous support, Razorback Athletics has submitted a resolution for consideration to the University of Arkansas Board of Trustees requesting the facility be named the J.B. and Johnelle Hunt Family Baseball Development Center. The resolution will be considered at the Board of Trustees meeting set for November 21-22 at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

“We are deeply appreciative of the continuing generosity of the Hunt Family and their support of Razorback Athletics and the University of Arkansas,” Vice Chancellor and Director of…

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