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Virginia Tech gets New Training Facility

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Tom Gabbard the Associate Director for Internal Affairs says  they expect construction to start soon and wrap up around 2015 football season. The funding for the 21.3 million dollar facilty came from private donations.
It'll be 85 feet high to allow punters to pracitce as well.
Some features of the new facility include a hydration room, a storage room to store equipment and a platform to allow coaches to view practice. 

"Oh awesome I look at that and i think with spring practice starting tomorrow and the snow on the ground today it'd be great,"  Gabbard said. 

The new facility is expected to be ready in fall 2015.

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