Katie Seashole Pressly Softball Stadium

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Katie Seashole Pressly
Softball Stadium
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Former names Florida Softball Stadium
Location Gainesville, Florida
Owner University of Florida
Capacity 1,200
Record attendance 2,443
March 27, 2013
vs. Florida State
Field size Left Field: 200 ft.
Center Field: 220 ft.
Right Field: 200 ft.
Surface Grass
Construction
Broke ground February 1, 1996
Opened February 8, 1997
Renovated 2001, 2012
Construction cost $2.6 million
Tenants
Florida Gators softball (NCAA)

The Katie Seashole Pressly Softball Stadium is the home field of the Florida Gators softball team of the University of Florida. The stadium is located at the corner of Hull Road and Museum Road, on the university's Gainesville, Florida campus.[1]

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Katie Seashole Pressly Softball Stadium was built in 1996 at a cost of $2.6 million. The stadium seats approximately 1,200 and is named after benefactor Katie Pressly. The stadium features a clay infield and a natural grass outfield, and complies with NCAA and Olympic specifications. The Gators played their first game in the stadium against the Stetson Hatters on February 8, 1997.

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Coordinates: 29°38′19″N 82°21′54″W / 29.638478°N 82.364929°W / 29.638478; -82.364929