The new artificial turf field has been getting regular use since the end of August 2013, thanks to the generous donations of alumnae/i, parents and friends. Here is a look at what has been happening on the field so far, including the night game pictured above.
Oct. 13, 2012, at Homecoming
Open for action: Fall 2013
Construction: $2.86 million
Maintenance endowment: $1 million
By the numbers:
230 practices and counting (yes, even in winter)
16 games played (men’s soccer, field hockey, men’s and women’s rugby)
9 teams using the field: field hockey, men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s lacrosse, men’s and women’s rugby, Ultimate Frisbee and club soccer.
5 night games, 1 men’s soccer, 2 field hockey,
2 men’s rugby
2 outside groups using the field: Foxborough Charter School, for boys’ and girls’ soccer, and CS United club soccer.
Keith Nordstrom photo