Written by Dille Traxel on February 6, 2019
The Ribbon Cutting for the new Libla Family Sports Complex was held Saturday, February 2, 2019 on the campus of Three Rivers College http://trcc.edu in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. Numerous Raiders fans came to share the excitement for the new home of the Raiders and Lady Raiders basketball teams. Three Rivers College President Dr. Wesley Payne led the ceremony and recognized many individuals who played a role in making the Libla Family Sports Complex come to life. Raiders Head Coach Gene Bess spoke at the event and shared his gratitude for those involved in creating this facility. Other speakers addressing the crowd included: Senator Doug Libla, representing his family; Rodney Moore, President of Bank of Grandin and representing the Kitterman family; Darren Garrison, Chair of the Board of Trustees; Allen Brooks, member of the Endowment Trust Capital Campaign committee; and Keith Holloway, Chair of the Endowment Trust.