The Lions swept their opening day of play with wins over UMBC and Idaho State.
The 4,500 square-foot building will house three turfed hitting tunnels and a player meet and lounge area.
Eight Lions earned recognition on the 2015 All-WCC Softball Teams.
The Lions won the WCC series, but BYU was victorious Saturday in the series final.
The Lions host BYU in a three-game series on Friday and Saturday at Smith Field.
WCC Represent game in conference play at Smith Field
Final game of 2015 LMU Softball Tournament
First day of the LMU Softball Tournament at Smith Field.
Non-conference at Smith Field
Tuesday softball from Smith Field
Only player to appear in all 54 games... started all 54 games at first base... All-WCC Honorable Mention selection... fourth on the team with a .307 batting average... tied for the team lead with 54 hits... third on the team with 29 runs scored and tied for second with 30 RBI... led LMU with 13 doubles... also added five home runs... 16 multi-hit games including 12 games with two hits, two games with three hits and two games with four hits... nine multi-RBI games included seven with two RBI, one with three RBI and one with four RBI... four-RBI outing was a 4-for-4 performance with two home runs and three runs scored in a 12-2 win over Howard (Mar. 8)...