Fetzer Field

Fetzer Field is a 5,025-capacity stadium located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The stadium is home to the North Carolina Tar Heels men's and women's soccer teams as well as the men's lacrosse and track and field teams. It has also hosted the NCAA Women's Soccer Championship on several occasions. It is named for former longtime athletic director Bob Fetzer.

The stadium opened in 1935 as a Works Progress Administration project, and was the home of the track and field team. It has been the home of the men's soccer team since its inception in 1947, of the men's lacrosse team since its inception in 1949, of the women's soccer team since its inception in 1979, and of the women's lacrosse team from 1996 to 1999.

In 1990, the track was named in honor of Charlotte businessman Irwin "Ike" Belk, a former Tar Heel track letterman.

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