Sanford Field

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Sanford Field
Location Lumpkin Street
Athens, Georgia 30602
Owner University of Georgia
Operator University of Georgia
Surface grass
Opened 1911
Tenants
Georgia Bulldogs
(football and baseball)

Sanford Field was an on-campus playing venue for football and baseball at the University of Georgia (UGA) in Athens, Georgia. It was built with wooden stands in 1911 and was named after Steadman V. Sanford. As a venue for football, it was replaced in 1929 by Sanford Stadium, which was built nearby.

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