Sonny Pittaro Field

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Sonny Pittaro Field
Pittaro Field
Full name Sonny Pittaro Baseball Field
Location 2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ, USA
Coordinates 40°16′55″N 74°44′47″W / 40.28207°N 74.746496°W / 40.28207; -74.746496Coordinates: 40°16′55″N 74°44′47″W / 40.28207°N 74.746496°W / 40.28207; -74.746496
Owner Rider University
Operator Rider University
Capacity 2,000
Field size 330 ft. (LF, RF), 405 ft. (CF)[1]
Scoreboard Electronic
Tenants
Rider Broncs baseball (NCAA DI MAAC)

Sonny Pittaro Field is a baseball venue located in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, USA. It is home to the Rider University Broncs college baseball team of the Division I Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.[2] The facility has a capacity of 2,000 spectators.[3]

The field is named for former Rider baseball coach Sonny Pittaro. Pittaro coached the Broncs for 34 years, winning 9 conference titles and appearing in the NCAA tournament 8 times.[4]

Pittaro Field features stadium seating, a press box, and an irrigation system.[5]

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  1. ^ "Sonny Pittaro Field". The Baseball Cube. Archived from the original on 2011-03-18. Retrieved March 18, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Athletic Fields". January 8, 2008. Archived from the original on 2011-03-18. Retrieved March 18, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Baseball Quick Facts". October 12, 2010. Archived from the original on 2011-03-18. Retrieved March 18, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Staff". Archived from the original on 2011-03-18. Retrieved March 18, 2011. 
  5. ^ Kahn, Andrew (April 25, 2014). "A Private School in a Most Public Park". WSJ.com (Wall Street Journal). Archived from the original on June 18, 2014. Retrieved June 18, 2014.