Mango (group)

Mango is a popular Lithuanian girl trio. Created in 1998, it had hits with the covers Pavasariniai žiedai and Svetimi. During its ten-year career Mango released 12 albums, it was recognized as the Band of the Year by Bravo Awards. The group was produced by brothers Mindaugas and Gintaras Bendžius. Members of the group Rima Petrauskytė, Viktorija Perminaitė and Asta Bridikytė were selected after a special competition, organised by Bendžius brothers and composer Žilvinas Liulys. In 2004, Bridikytė left the group and was replaced by Lina Kaklytė; the band announced its retirement in 2007 with a release of the third compilation of its best songs and a good-bye tour across Lithuania, including special appearances for Lithuanian communities in England and United States, with the final concert on March 31, 2008 in Šiauliai Arena. They came back from retirement in 2014 with two new group members. In 2016, Justina Jančiauskaitė left the group and was replaced by Justina Dovydenė The group released the following albums: Pavasariniai žiedai Balsas Metų laikai Amžinai tavo Reikalingi žodžiai Meilės liepsna 100 dienų Raskila Geriausios dainos / Pirma dalis Šilta akimirka Geriausios dainos / Antra dalis Pažadėta meilė Geriausios dainos / Trečia dalis Aš Taip Norėčiau Tyzeris Paviršius širdies Nesigailėjau Suskaičiuok Gali nebegrįžti Sustabdykim laiką Nidai 2017 Vėl kartu Nusinešk mane FT.

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Shotwell Stadium

Shotwell Stadium is a stadium in Abilene, Texas. It was built in 1959, it was named the Public Schools Stadium. The first game played in the Stadium was in the fall of 1959. Shortly after the first season, the stadium was renamed Shotwell Stadium, after the late P. E. “Pete” Shotwell, a longtime football coach at Abilene High School. Shotwell Stadium is used for American football and soccer; each of the stadium's two concrete grandstands has a permanent seating capacity of 7,500 in an all-bleacher configuration. Several semi-permanent metal bleacher structures are located behind the north end zone, allowing for overflow seating in excess of the facility's 15,000 permanent seats. There are standing room-only areas at the corners of the stadium, raising total capacity to nearly 20,000. Shotwell Stadium is the home field of Cooper High School; the Abilene High/Cooper High rivalry game always fills the stadium. The stadium was long home to NCAA football; the Abilene Christian University Wildcats football team a member of NCAA Division I FCS, played at Shotwell from 1959 through 2016.

ACU opened a new on-campus stadium for the 2017 season. Shotwell was for many years the "informal" designated site for the six-man football championships of the University Interscholastic League, which governs sports competition among public high schools in Texas. In 2010, it was formally designated as the championship site. During 2013-2014 the title games moved to AT&T Stadium but returned in 2015 to Shotwell, as AT&T Stadium was unavailable due to a conflict with a Dallas Cowboys home game. FieldTurf's newest top-of-the-line product, FieldTurf Revolution, was installed in Spring 2012, replacing the worn SafePlay turf installed a decade earlier. Prior to 2002, Shotwell had natural grass turf. Shotwell is equipped with Musco lighting, with two light standards on each side of the field; the current lighting system was installed following the collapse of one of the original lighting structures in 2009. The remnants of the stadium's original lighting design can still be seen today. Four concrete columns rise above each of the main grandstands.

The eight columns served as the base of the original stadium light poles. The longest field goal in the history of all levels of organized football was kicked at Shotwell Stadium. On October 16, 1976, Ove Johannson, the Swedish-born placekicker for Abilene Christian University, kicked a 69-yard field goal against East Texas State in ACU's homecoming win against the Lions; this is the record for longest recorded field goal in football history. In the spring of 2002, the Abilene ISD Board of Trustees approved an exclusive vendor contract with Abtex Beverage Corporation, which provided funding for major renovations to the stadium; the initial upgrades included the installation of SafePlay turf, the latest generation of artificial playing surface for athletic fields. The new turf, drain system, access ramps and other changes were completed in late summer of 2002, in time for the 2002 football season. In August 2003, as a result of corporate sponsorship, a state-of-the-art scoreboard with an integrated color animation screen was installed on the north end.

The south end scoreboard was integrated with the new scoreboard. As a result, Shotwell Stadium became one of only a few high school stadiums in Texas with two scoreboards. Soon after, the parking lots were all paved and the dressing rooms were renovated. A new $479,080 40'-wide, 34'-tall scoreboard featuring a 14'x24' high-definition video screen that displays instant replays, AISD messages and advertising, complete with sound, was installed in 2007, it was installed on the north side of the stadium to replace to scoreboard placed 4 years prior, which had not functioned properly. City of Abilene info on Shotwell Stadium