Home field advantage
PERRYVILLE — The first turf field at a county high school was officially opened Friday night during a unique ribbon cutting ceremony at Perr yville High School.
The turf field, which was put in over the summer, is the first of five turf fields expected to be installed at county high schools through a collaboration between Cecil County Public Schools and the Cecil County Department of Parks and Recreation. D’Ette Devine, CCPS superintendent, said the project has created quite the buzz throughout the school system.
“This is another example of the strong bond in Cecil County,” Devine said.
With Perryville High School cheerleaders forming two lines, joined by state, county and local officials, the varsity football team ran through the
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D’Ette Devine, superintendent of Cecil County Public Schools, told the audience at Perryville High School Friday that the new turf on the high school football field represents “another example of the strong bond” between CCPS and the county.