By Brett Vito
The University of North Texas Board of Regents approved a plan Friday to build a venue to house its women’s soccer and track and field programs.
The $11.9 million facility will be behind Warach Tennis Complex near South Bonnie Brae and Willowwood streets.
Building the venue will allow the university to demolish the remainder of Fouts Field, opening up a prime piece of land near Interstate 35E that will be converted into parking.
UNT’s track and field team currently uses Fouts Field as its home venue. Construction of the facility, which will include office space, locker rooms and meeting...