Rudd Field (UMass)

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Rudd Field
Location Massachusetts Ave.
Owner University of Massachusetts Amherst
Operator University of Massachusetts Amherst
Surface Natural Grass
Construction
Broke ground May 6, 2002
Opened September 8, 2002
Construction cost $900,000
Architect Clough, Harbour & Associates
Tenants
UMass Minutemen and Minutewomen (NCAA) (2002-present)

Rudd Field is the home of the UMass men's and women's soccer teams.[1]

The facility opened September 8, 2002.[2] The field includes a 120 by 75 yard sand-based natural turf playing surface. Funding for the field was made possible by a commitment from the Rudd Family Foundation.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ UMass Athletic Facilities at UMassAthletics.com, URL accessed March 17, 2013.
  2. ^ "UMass Rudd Field dedication set". UMass Women's Soccer Media Guide. September 2002. p. 20. Retrieved March 17, 2013.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  3. ^ [1] at UMassMagazine Online, URL accessed March 17, 2013.

Coordinates: 42°22′57″N 72°32′09″W / 42.3825°N 72.5359°W / 42.3825; -72.5359