July 30, 2010

Getting To Know...Kuntz Stadium!

Indianapolis' Kuntz Stadium is the home of IUPUI Soccer's Men and Women teams for the majority of the home schedule each year.

Originally opened in 1987, it has played host to a plethora of teams from around the world, including being the home pitch for Indiana Blast (1998-2004) of the United Soccer League's "A-League", and FC Indiana (currently) of the National Premier Soccer League. The US Women's National team, US Men's Olympic team, Major League Soccer's Chicago Fire, English Premier League's Bolton Wanderers, as well as France and Iceland's Olympic teams. Kuntz also hosts the Indiana State Boys and Girls Soccer State Finals each fall.

The facilities include two FIFA regulated pitches, 120 yards long by 75 yards wide. There are 5,257 seats on the main field in addition to four newly renovated player locker rooms, an officials room, trainer facility, press box, and VIP Conference Room overlooking the main field.

This year, Kuntz will host a number of games both for the men and women. Times and opponents are available at IUPUIJags.com.

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