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    Construction south of Sukup

    Does anybody know what they are building just south of Sukup? There are no signs up so I was just curious if anybody had any idea. Thanks.


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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    I've heard that it is the new All Iowa Attack basketball facility.



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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    I was also wondering about the construction there when i drove by the other day, makes sense that it might be a new All Iowa Attack basketball facility. Isn't the current one just west of the construction area?



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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    found this about the new facility:
    Fieldhouse Construction Underway | All Iowa Attack

    renderings look really nice


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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    So when will the SEZ be built with all these bball centers going up like hotcakes?


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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    Is AAU basketball that big in Ames or that big in general? That is a really nice looking facility.



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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    Quote Originally Posted by canker2323 View Post
    Is AAU basketball that big in Ames or that big in general? That is a really nice looking facility.
    AIA draws kids from all around the state and a few from surrounding states to play, they are trying to make it into one of the premier AAU programs in the country. This will definitely help them do that. Also they are starting up a volleyball program as well which will require more space.

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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclone87 View Post
    found this about the new facility:
    Fieldhouse Construction Underway | All Iowa Attack

    renderings look really nice


    So, with a big facility like that right next to Sukup, will there be camps or other events that use all the courts?



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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    Looks like it should be in Iowa City, not Ames.



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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    Have we found out what is being built by Target?


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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    Quote Originally Posted by Goothrey View Post
    Have we found out what is being built by Target?
    I thought is was Petco or PetSmart, and Sports Authority.



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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    Quote Originally Posted by Goothrey View Post
    Have we found out what is being built by Target?
    Petco and Sports Authority.



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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    Petco will have a pet hotel for $15/30 per nite and daycare.

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    Re: Construction south of Sukup

    Quote Originally Posted by MaccloNe View Post
    Looks like it should be in Iowa City, not Ames.
    haha, yea there are a lot of Iowa players on that list. I'm thinking that may be due to the fact that they have been targeting more in-state players than we have been recently.



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