Somerset Academy Canyons Middle and High School will have a new look in the upcoming months as it has created an opportunity for student-athletes to compete on a new synthetic turf field.
The west Boynton Beach charter school, which consists of students from sixth through 12th grade, will be the first school in the state to install the T 1/4 u00baCool evaporative cooling technology to reduce field temperature, combat extreme heat and make the field playable and safer for athletes.
Somerset Academy Canyons is preparing to have its soccer teams utilize the new synthetic turf field first for the upcoming season. The field will be utilized by several sports programs at the school, including football. The installation is expected to be completed by December.
Michael Feierstein, who serves as the school’s athletic director, said he is excited for the school.
“The cooling system will make all the difference and the