Florida State Soccer Complex
In 1995, Florida State introduced women’s soccer as the 17th varsity sport.
As a new state-of-the-art complex was in the planning stages, the team
played its first three seasons on a renovated intramural field while Tully
Gym housed the Seminole lockerroom. By the spring of 1998, Florida State’s
dream of a new complex began to become reality as ground was broken for the
new facility and construction began. Although the facility was not
completed, the Seminoles began playing on their new field in the fall of
1998. The 1999 season marked the first full season in the new Seminole
Soccer Complex, which is regarded as one of the nation’s best with a its
new top playing surface.
“We have the field of dreams in a beautiful stadium setting,” Head Coach
Patrick Baker said. “There are days when it looks too good to be true.
Having the offices and lockerrooms at the facility makes our complex all
inclusive. You don’t have to leave for anything. Our players have
everything at one site. It really is our home away from home.”
The complex includes ticket and concession buildings and a spacious press
box, including press seating and radio/television booths. The two-level
team building houses the coaches offices which overlook their respective
stadiums, a reception area, a combined workroom, large team and coaches
lockerrooms, visiting team lockerrooms, and training and equipment rooms.
The Seminole Soccer Complex, which also houses the FSU Softball Complex, is
located in between Dick Howser Baseball Stadium and Mike Long Track on
Chieftan Way. The facility can be accessed from both Chieftan Way and
FROM: Interstate 10
Take I-10 to Exit 31. Go west on HWY 90 to Monroe St. Make a left and go South on Monroe St. to Jefferson St. Make a right (Becomes Pensacola St.), follow to Stadium Dr. and make a right. Parking lot will be second left.
Go North on Capital Circle to Pensacola Street. Make a right on Pensacola Street and follow to Stadium Dr. Make a left and the parking lot will be your second left.
FROM: HWY 90 WEST (Quincy)
Go East on HWY 90 (Tennessee St.) to Ocala St. Make right and take Ocala St. to Pensacola St. Make a left and go East on Pensacola St. to Stadium Dr. and make a left. Parking lot will be the second left.