Dowed Field Stadium at the Scala Family Athletic Complex
557 Inman St, Akron MAP
Parking is at Dowed Field Stadium until the lot is full. Overflow parking is at the school. Fans can cross the pedestrian bridge over the expressway and walk down to the field.
Take I-76 East to the Arlington Street exit. Turn right at the stop sign to Fifth Avenue. Continue on Fifth Avenue to the light at Arlington. Turn right onto Arlington. The first street past Children Services on your left is Clark Street. Turn left onto Clark. The softball field is on the left just past Children Services. MAP
The facility contains an athletic performance center, complete with 20 racks, free weights, speed and agility equipment, a turfed sprint area and a mezzanine workout area over the two strength coaches’ offices. There is a wrestling/multipurpose room and a separate wellness area with a variety of cardiovascular machines and free weights for students and staff.
Renovated space in the original building includes locker rooms, coaches’ offices and the athletic office. There is an open hallway linking the existing building to the new facility, complete with large storage bins for athletic bags. The adjacent room is a rehabilitation/training room for examinations, taping and treatment. In addition, there is a coaches’ conference room for private meetings with the media and visits with college coaches on recruiting trips.