University of Rochester

Athletics & Recreation

U of R Athletics

Attention: The indoor tennis courts are currently closed for resurfacing and will reopen on May 30. Outdoor courts are available for use during this time. 

POOL CLOSURE: The Aquatic Center is closed for annual maintenance. The pool will reopen on Wednesday May 31.

Attention: The Goergen Athletic Center will be closed Memorial Day Weekend (May 27-29)

Southside Fields

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Home of Yellowjacket Softball, the Southside Fields includes the Softball Complex (established in 1998) has been the home field for multiple All-Conference and All-Americans including first ever All-American Jessica Sorrentino. The softball program broke into the National spotlight in 2008 with a program first selection to the NCAA tournament.


Recreation Grass Fields, training facility for Intramural sports, Club Sports, and open recreation. 

Throws Area, Home of Yellowjacket Field Events (Javelin, Hammer, Discus and Shotput)

Features of the Southside Softball Complex:


Facilities Home

Fitness Center
Fitness Center

Aquatic Center
Sqeegle-Wilbraham Aquatic Center

Fauver Stadium

Palestra Basketball Court

Towers Field

Varsity Weight Room
Varsity Weight Room

Indoor Tennis Center
Indoor Tennis Courts

Recreational Basketball Court
Recreational Basketball Court

Lyman Squash Courts
Lyman Squash Courts

Multi-activity Center
Multi-activity Center

Rowing Dry Land Training Center