It was a busy weekend for the Sun Devils, as baseball and water polo were in action while ASU football had its first spring scrimmage. Here's some interesting reading material for your morning:
Arizona State Baseball Weekend Review: Sun Devils Get Swept At Oregon - SB Nation Arizona
The trip to the Northwest was not kind to the Arizona State baseball team as the Sun Devils lost all three games of their series against the Oregon Ducks.
ASU football looks as expected in first spring scrimmage
First spring football scrimmages often are hard to watch, especially those led by a new coach. A new scheme is in place, run by different personnel, with different expectations.
ASU Water Polo Matches School Win Record in Victory Over SJSU - Arizona State University Official Athletic Site
The #4 Arizona State University water polo team matched the school record for single-season victories as the squad dropped #10 San Jose State, 10-8, on Sunday in San Jose, Calif., in a Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) matchup featuring two teams entering the competition tied for fifth in the conference.
Roller Derby Tournament Comes To Arizona, Can We Play Too? [VIDEO] - SB Nation Arizona
Our friends at SB Nation Arizona take to the roller derby rink, where you can see occasional HoS guest writer Cody Ulm get run over by "hot chicks kicking each others' ass." Don't argue with me.
Finally, we look to tweets from ASUDevils.com:
A source directly familiar with stadium project tells us ASU will release stadium design details to public this month.— ASUDevils.com (@ASUDevilscom) April 2, 2012
ASU's renovation of Sun Devil Stadium is expected to begin as soon as following the 2012 football season.— ASUDevils.com (@ASUDevilscom) April 2, 2012
ASU will play in a reduced capacity SDS for multiple seasons, may play elsewhere in Valley for one season. Renovated capacity approx 60k— ASUDevils.com (@ASUDevilscom) April 2, 2012
Source told me ASU is expected to ultimately realize 2-3x more football revenue as a result of new stadium. Could be $15-30 million annually
— ASUDevils.com (@ASUDevilscom) April 2, 2012
Pretty fascinating stuff, if true. Can't wait to see the details.