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Hendrix to name stadium for War Heroes

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(KATV) Hendrix College in Conway will name its new sports stadium in honor of three alumni who died in wars.

Young-Wise stadium is set to open in September 2013. The school is working to raise an estimated $8-million for the facility that will be home to football, lacrosse, track and field and intramurals.

Young was killed in 1918 in France during World War I. Jeremy Wise was killed in Afghanistan in 2009 and Benjamin Wise died in Afghanistan in January.