Pennsylvania Football Stadium Database

Karl Van Norman Field


Karl Van Norman Field

Karl Van Norman Field: Local Weather Conditions
Karl Van Norman Field:
Owner: Mansfield University of
County: Tioga
County:
Capacity: 2500
Stadium Type: College
Year Opened: 1964
Resource:
Track: Yes
Soccer: Yes
Video Scoreboard: No
Wheelchair Access: Fair
Playing Surface: Artificial
Home Teams:
Mansfield Mountaineers
North Penn Mansfield Panthers
Comments:

The Mansfield sprint football team hosted the first official night game at Van Norman Field on Sept. 14 with a 24-14 win over Princeton University in front of a record crowd of 6,223 people. The game marked the first night football game in Mansfield in 121 years. Mansfield is recognized by the NFL and College Football Halls of Fame as hosting the world's first night football game on Sept. 28, 1892 at Smythe Park.




Last update: 6/17/2020