Recreation Hotline

Call for updated facility, intramural, and club sport information and schedules:

(717) 477-1561

 

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Contact Information

Director - Galen Piper
gepipe@ship.edu
717-477-1755

Assistant Director - Melissa Hazzard
mphazzard@ship.edu
717-477-1123 x 3732

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OUTDOOR RECREATIONAL FACILITIES 

Recreational activities are restricted to the following areas unless specifically authorized by the Coordinator of Facilities.  Varsity playing and practice fields in the area of Heiges Field House and Henderson Gymnasium are not designated for recreational use.

 

 STUDENT RECREATION COMPLEX (SRC)

A fully lighted, 12-acre multipurpose recreational facility located in the area of Seavers Apartments and the Storage Parking Lot.  The following are features of this complex: 

SRC Pavilion    SRC Pavilion  

      A 40'x50' lighted open-sided structure 

      Provides picnic table seating for 110 

      Restroom facilities are available on-site

      A charcoal grill is adjacent to the pavilion

 

 

Burd Run 

    Burd Run Pavilion  

     Unlighted pavilion with a 35 person capacity

     Located off Lebanon Dr near Fogelsanger Rd exit 

     Horseshoe pits and a grill are adjacent    

 

 

Hockey Rink 

 

    Street Hockey Rink 

      A 130'x65' roofed structure for hockey or skating 

 

 

 

Softball Field 

 

    Softball Fields (2) 

  Field A and Field B are available for rec use

     Site of the Intramural Softball League

 

 

Volleyball Courts     

     Volleyball Courts (2) 

   Sand courts adjacent to the SRC pavilion  

 

 

 

 

Basketball Courts 

 

     Basketball Courts (2) 

   Basketball courts located beside Field A

 

 

 

 

Asphalt Path 

 A 6 ft wide, 827 meter path suitable for rollerblading or pedestrian traffic. Lighted 24/ 7. 

Emergency Phones 

 Located around path perimeter and in both restrooms 

 

ROBB FIELD TENNIS COMPLEX 

  A complex of nine lighted courts shared with women's varsity tennis team.

ECKELS FIELD

  A grass playing area, including a baseball field, located behind the steam plant. 

SETH GROVE STADIUM TRACK 

  Lanes 4-8 of this 400-meter all-weather track are available from dawn to dusk with the exception of varsity practice periods. 

 

General Policies for Outdoor Facilities

  • No equipment, apparatus, field marking or maintenance device may be assembled, disassembled or relocated without approval of the Coordinator of Facilities.
  • Pets must be leashed and are not permitted within any structure or within the asphalt path of the Student Recreation Complex.  Owner assumes cleanup responsibility.
  • ID must be presented during random checks by University staff.
  • Bicycles are not permitted within the asphalt path of the SRC or inside any structure and should be secured only to bike racks.
  • After dusk, playing areas are not to be used unless illuminated.