Joseph Pritchett Field Improvements – Huntsville TX

Description

Pritchett Field is a historic football stadium at Sam Houston State University. The first football game at Pritchett Field was on October 6, 1912.

The Work Progress Administration constructed stone bleachers on both sides of Pritchett Field in the 1930s. In 1967, the stone bleachers on the east side were removed.

Pritchett field is currently the home field of Sam Houston State women’s soccer.

Source notes

Joseph Pritchett Field
http://www.gobearkats.com/ViewArticle.dbml?ATCLID=204773675

Sam Houston State University History
http://www.shsu.edu/his_rtc/SHSU%20History/Chapter%206.pdf

Project originally submitted by Larry Moore on May 1, 2014.

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Location Info


1302 19th Street
Huntsville, Texas 77320

Coordinates: 30.7135943, -95.55343040000002

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