Athletic & Recreational Facilities
Sea Gull Stadium
Sea Gull Stadium is equipped for field hockey, football,
men's lacrosse and women's lacrosse teams. The stadium received
a new playing surface in the summer of 2007 when A-Turf replaced
the old grass field. Along with a new field the stadium received
new lights. The new playing surface allows soccer programs to
use the stadium when there are poor playing conditions at the SU
The stadium has a seating capacity for 2,500 spectators.
The SU baseball field features an astro-turf infield with
dirt cut outs for home plate, first, second and third bases and
the pitcher's mound. The infield surface allows teams to
practice when the weather is bad. The outfield is natural grass.
There is an enclosed and heated press box, bleachers for fans
and in the fall of 2007 a new state of the art scoreboard was
put in left field.
The SU softball field is nestled behind rows of pine trees
and features an enclosed and heated press box, a sound system
and a new electronic scoreboard. There are bleachers located
behind home plate and along the right field line for fans.
The SU Soccer Complex can seat 500 in the bleachers and then
hundreds sit on the hill across from the benches. The fields
offer an enclosed press box, a sound system and new electronic
scoreboards. The complex is surrounded by a fence.
The Maggs Physical Activities Center features a main
gymnasium on the lower level which
is home to basketball and
volleyball courts. The main gym can seat over 2,300 fans and
features a press box, wireless Internet, sound system and an
Other amenities include men's and women's locker rooms,
weight room, fitness center, dance studio, racquetball courts
and a six-
lane pool which is 25 meters in distance.
Other Athletic Facilities
Athletics facilities also include:
- Practice fields
- An all-weather 400-meter track
- Lighted intramural fields
- Two sand volleyball courts
- 12 outdoor tennis courts featuring
with six lighted
for night play
- Three indoor tennis courts
A three-level parking garage on the corner of Wayne Avenue
and Bateman Street will provide the university with an
additional 850 parking spots. To be completed by summer of 2009.
About The Salisbury University Sea Gulls
Salisbury University is recognized as one of the most
competitive intercollegiate athletics programs in the country
and has celebrated 12 Division III National Championships in
just over two decades dating from 1986 to today.
2012 NCAA Division III men's lacrosse
championship in Foxborough, Mass. at Gillette Stadium! Salisbury
defeated the State University of New York at Cortland, 14-10 to
claim its 10th National Championship.
The other national championship program is SU field hockey.
The Sea Gulls are the only Division III team to win three
consecutive national titles.
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