Yurcak Field

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Yurcak Field
The Soccer/Lacrosse Stadium at Yurcak Field
Location Piscataway, NJ 08854
Coordinates 40°31′6.7224″N 74°27′49.3632″W / 40.518534000°N 74.463712000°W / 40.518534000; -74.463712000Coordinates: 40°31′6.7224″N 74°27′49.3632″W / 40.518534000°N 74.463712000°W / 40.518534000; -74.463712000
Opened 1994
Owner Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Operator Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Surface Grass
Construction cost $28 million + $102 million expansion
Capacity 5000
Tenants
Rutgers Scarlet Knights men's and women's soccer (NCAA) (1994–present)
Rutgers Scarlet Knights men's and women's lacrosse (NCAA) (1994–present)
Sky Blue FC (WPS) (2009—2011); (NWSL) (2013-)
New Jersey Pride (MLL) (2001-2008)

Yurcak Field is a 5,000 seat soccer-specific stadium on the main campus of Rutgers University in Piscataway Township, New Jersey, United States. Fully acknowledged as "The Soccer/Lacrosse Stadium at Yurcak Field", it is named in honor of Ronald N. Yurcak, a 1965 All-American Rutgers Lacrosse player.[1] The stadium is the official home of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights soccer and lacrosse teams and Sky Blue FC of the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL)

The facility has hosted the Division II & III NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship games in 1998, 2001, and 2002. It was also the home the New Jersey Pride of Major League Lacrosse from 2001 through 2008.

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  1. ^ Rutgers University Scarlet Knights. "Yurcak Field". Rutgers University Scarlet Knights. 

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