Athletic Facilities

Wilmington University Athletics Complex

 (men's and women's Basketball, women's lacrosse, men's and women's soccer, and volleyball)

  (Photo Gallery)

1365 Pulaski Highway
Newark, DE 19702

Follow directions to New Castle Campus. Continue on DuPont Highway (Route 13/40 South). Bear right to continue on Route 40 West. Cross under the Route 1 bypass and continue on 40. New Athletic Facility parking lot is on the right hand side following Walther Road and the turf field.

Features:

  • 20,000 sq ft Building
  • 6 Offices
  • 4 Locker Rooms
  • Training Room

Asbury Field

 (softball) 

   (Photo Gallery)

320 Dupont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720

Directions:

From I-295 (New Jersey)

After crossing Delaware Memorial Bridge, stay right and follow sign to Route 13 South, Dover. Once on Route 13 South, go approximately 1 mile to third traffic light (2nd overhead walkway). Turn left between the college and Merit gas station. Follow back to parking lot.

From I-95 South (Philadelphia)

Take 1-95 South to exit 5A, Route 141 South toward New Castle. Take 141 South past the third traffic light, then take the second exit on the right onto Route 13 North. Wilmington University will be immediately on the right. Turn right at the first traffic light and follow Fithian Drive all the way to the back parking lot. The field is located behind the blue Annex buildings.

From I-95 North (Baltimore)

Take 1-95 North to exit 5A, Route 141 South toward New Castle. Keep left after exiting. Follow road to a traffic light. Turn right onto 141 South. Take 141 South past the second traffic light, then take the second exit on the right onto Route 13 North. Wilmington University will be immediately on the right. Turn right at he first traffic light and follow Fithian Drive all the way to the back parking lot. The field is located behind the blue Annex building.

From Central & Southern Delaware and Maryland Eastern Shore

Take Route 13 North or Route 40 East toward Wilmington. Keep right past Airport Plaza Shopping Center (on right) and the New Castle County airport (on left). You will pass under Route 141 (Basin Road). Wilmington University will be immediately on your right. Turn right at the first traffic light and follow Fithian Drive all the way to the back parking lot. The field is located behind the blue Annex buildings.

Features:

  • two outdoor batting cages
  • metal grandstand behind home plate
  • enclosed dugouts
  • Dimensions:
    • 200 feet all around

Back Creek Golf Club

(golf)

Official golf club home page

101 Back Creek Drive
Middletown, DE 19709

Directions:

From Baltimore/West

Take 1-95 South to exit 1-A, Route 896 South/Middletown. Follow 896 South 8 miles and cross the Summit Bridge. Make first right onto Route 15. Stay left and follow to 4-way stop. Golf course will be visible on the right. Make right onto Churchtown Rd. Make first right into development of Back Creek, then another right into Back Creek Golf Club.

From Dover & Rt. 13

Take Rt. 13 North to Rt. 896 North (Exit 142 if traveling on Rt. 1) Follow approximately 4 miles to light at junction of 896 and 301. Go straight through light and continue approximately 2 miles to 4-way stop. Golf course will be visible ahead to the right. Go through 4-way stop and make right into development of Back Creek, then another right into Back Creek Golf Club.

From Wilmington/Philadelphia and Points north via Interstate 95 & Rt. 1 South

Take 1-95 to Delaware’s Exit 4A, Route 1 & 7 South/Christiana Mall Road. Proceed on Route 1 South crossing the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal and paying a $1.00 Toll. Take the first exit after the Toll, Exit 142 Boyd’s Corner 896/301/13. Make a right onto Boyd’s Corner Road at the top of the exit ramp. Proceed through the first light and continue 4 miles to the (Rt. 301 & 71) intersection. Stay straight crossing over Rt. 301/71 on to Churchtown Rd. Travel 3 ½ miles further through the intersection of Churchtown and Choptank Rd. Golf course entrance is ½ mile down on the right.

From Rt. 301 North

Take Rt. 301 North to the 896/301 intersection, make a left onto Churchtown Road. Follow Churchtown Rd. for 2 miles to 4-way stop. Golf course will be visible ahead o the right. Go through 4-way stop and make right into development of Back Creek, then another right into Back Creek Golf Club.

Features:

  • Black Tee
    • 7113 yards - 74.4 rating - 134 slope
  • Blue Tee
    • 6505 yards - 71.8 rating - 128 slope
  • Red Tee
    • 4915 yards - 69.3 rating - 115 slope
  • White Tee
    • 6105 yards - 69.9 rating - 126 slope

Carousel Park

(Cross Country)

(Best Directions; Parking lot across from Skyline United Methodist Church)

3100 Skyline Dr
Wilmington, DE 19808

Features:

  • 8K Course designed by Keith Jones
  • 5K Course designed by Keith Jones

Delcastle Tennis Center

(Women's Tennis)

Official Delcastle Tennis Center Website

710 McKennans Church Road
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 683-0333

Features:

  • 8 outdoor hard courts 

Mid County Lanes

(Women's Bowling)

Official Mid County Bowling and Entertainment Website

875 North Broad Street
Middletown, DE 19709
(302) 378-0677

Features:

  • 32 lanes
  • Carter's Pro Shop

Wilson Field at Jim Sherman Sr. Stadium

(Baseball)

    (Photo Gallery)

13 Leland Lane,
New Castle, DE 19720

Directions:

From I-95 (South or North)

Take 1-95 North or South to Exit 5 to Route 141. Follow Route 141 South to Route 13 South. Get in left lane on Route 13 and turn left at first light. Proceed approximately 200 yards and enter field through gates on the left hand side. Park in the right field area.

From Wilmington University (New Castle Campus)

Make a left out of the University onto Route 13 South. Get in the left lane on Route 13 and turn left at the first light. Proceed approximately 200 yards and enter field through games on the left hand side. Park in the right field area.

Features:

  • renovations to grandstand - 2014
  • renovations to pressbox - 2014
  • renovations to dugouts - 2013
  • 400 capacity in grandstand
  • concession stand and picnic area down third base side
  • bbq pavillion beyon left field fence
  • two mounds in home and visitor bullpens
  • two batting cages down left field line
  • Dimensions:
    • Left Field Line: 330
    • Left Center: 360
    • Center: 390
    • Right Center: 360
    • Right Field Line: 330