Athletic and Outdoor Facilities
The George H. Love Gymnasium, completed in 1970, covers an area of 220,000 square feet and includes two indoor hockey rinks, the eight-lane Roger A. Nekton Championship Pool, exercise and weight rooms, a 130 x 200-foot gym large enough for three simultaneous basketball games, as well as training, conference, and office facilities. The capacity in hockey rink "A" is 600, while seating overlooking the pool accommodates 450 people.
Fisher Squash Center, housed in Love Gymnasium, contains 10 international-size squash courts. Two of the courts have 100-seat galleries. This state-of-the-art facility is used for varsity, junior varsity and recreational squash.
The older Thompson Gymnasium, which has been incorporated into the Love Athletic Facility, houses a basketball court, swimming pool, dance studio, erg room, cycling room, three visiting team rooms and a reception room.
Thompson Cage has a wrestling room, three international-size squash courts and an indoor cage for track, lacrosse and baseball.
The William G. Saltonstall Boathouse houses 14 eight-oared shells, four four-oared shells, two doubles, two singles, eight ergometers, and two locker rooms for the boys and girls teams.
Phelps Stadium was refurbished in 1996. A turf field was installed in 2006.
Outdoor athletic areas include 19 all-weather tennis courts, the Plimpton Playing Fields, the Amos Alonzo Stagg baseball diamond, the Ralph Lovshin all-weather track, the Hilliard lacrosse field and miles of cross country trails.
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