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Sports Facilities

Kilgore boasts a vibrant sports scene with an array of facilities catering to diverse athletic interests. Residents and Visitors alike can enjoy a variety of sports, including football, baseball, basketball, soccer, and more.

The city is home to well-equipped sports complexes, such as the Historic Driller Park and the Whataburger Sports Complex, featuring multiple baseball and softball fields. Many City Parks feature basketball, tennis and pickleball courts along with playgrounds for recreational activities.

Additionally, the Kilgore College sports facilities offer top-notch amenities for collegiate-level athletics, including the R.E. St. John football stadium, the Deana Bolton-Covin Rangerette Gym, and the Masters Basketball Gym. Kilgore provides ample opportunities for sports enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels to participate and thrive!

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Whataburger Sports Complex

This multi-million dollar six-field baseball complex is an exciting collaboration between the City of Kilgore, Kilgore Boys Baseball Association, and the naming rights sponsor Whataburger. A special thank you to the Kilgore Economic Development Corporation for setting aside the funds to make this dream a reality.