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Tecumseh High School Wins Award from American Sports Builders Association Ellicott City, MD – The track and artificial turf athletic facility at Tecumseh High School has been recognized as a winner in the American Sports Builders Association’s (ASBA) annual awards program.  The project was designed by Foresite Design, Inc. located in Berkley, Michigan. ASBA is the national organization for builders, designers and suppliers of materials for athletic facilities, of which Foresite  Design, Inc. is an active member. Awards are presented each year to facilities built by ASBA members, which best exemplify construction excellence.  The presentation of awards was made at the ASBA Technical Meeting, recently held in Palm Desert, California. A panel of ASBA members judged entries anonymously. Projects were scored individually based on considerations such as layout and design, site work, drainage, base construction, surface, amenities, innovation and overall impression. Winning entries were those whose cumulative scores meet or exceed the standard. Tecumseh High School was presented with awards in two categories: Distinguished Running Track Facility Distinguished Sports Field Facility Construction of the new athletic facility at Tecumseh High School was completed in 2009 which included a new artificial turf multi-purpose field, 8-lane all-weather surface running track, field events, natural turf practice field, fencing, field lighting, scoreboard, as well as a new pressbox and seating for nearly 3,500 spectators.  “Foresite Design is very proud to have its work at the Tecumseh High School Athletic Facility recognized by the ASBA,” said Bruce Lemons, RLA, Foresite Design, Inc. president. “We are glad to be part of a facility that is going to provide such a good playing experience to students on the school’s teams as well as community recreation.” About Foresite Design, Inc.  Foresite Design, Inc. is a Professional Landscape Architectural Design firm with offices located in Berkley and Grand Rapids, Michigan, committed to the unique design and implementation of athletic facilities for over 25 years. Their commitment to this specialized field includes the renovation and new construction for tennis courts, running tracks, artificial and natural grass sports complexes, baseball and softball fields, and more. Foresite Design, Inc. also provides consultations for owners with questions relating to their sports facilities.  For more information about Foresite Design or about its projects and services, visit www.foresitedesign.com or contact Bruce Lemons at (248) 547-7757.