New “Ga-Ga Ball” pit added to Brandon Park

New “Ga-Ga Ball” pit added to Brandon Park

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A new of piece of playground equipment has recently been added to Brandon park in Lufkin.

Among the playground set and basketball court, a ga-ga ball pit has been added to Brandon park. The 37th class of Leadership Lufkin selected the Lufkin Parks and Recreation department as a recipient of this service project.

Ga-ga ball is dodge ball-styled game played in court with a single ball and two players. Games generally last only a few minutes and eliminated players are back in the action quickly.

Lufkin City Council says the expected lifespan of the pit is 15 years.

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