Former Notable Players:
Jim Bouton, Derek Jeter, Don Mattingly,
Otis Nixon, Mariano Rivera, and Curt Schilling.
For many years it was the among the oldest facilities
used in the minor leagues. The stadium was built in memory of the
Guilford County residents who died in World War I. Night games were
played here four years before the first major league game under
the lights. A stream, with fish, flows under right field, from the
foul line out past the outfield wall. The South Atlantic League
franchise moved into the new downtown stadium,
NewBridge Bank Park
for the 2005 season, while World War Memorial Stadium remains for
local college and amateur teams' use.