Bakersfield Blaze owners kill new stadium

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The owners of the Bakersfield Blaze, Gene Voiland and Chad Hathaway, announced a privately-financed stadium is unlikely.

Voiland and Hathaway said they made efforts to raise money from inside Kern County and nationally, but those contributions fell short of the sum required.

READ | Bakersfield Blaze new stadium set to open in 2014: http://bit.ly/1fe4cp6

READ | Blaze officially won't open new stadium until 2015: http://bit.ly/1gl7gyC

Voiland and Hathaway thanked their contributors and said it would have been a landmark of the city.

Print this article Back to Top

Comments