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Fuhrer Field House Renovation

Construction Timeline: March 2013 - May 2014

Fuhrer Fieldhouse Floorplan

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1.  Fred Beile arena

Coach Beile's name will greet players and guests as they enter the arena, and be a constant reminder of his lasting impact on students and Doane.

2.  Classroom or Lounge

The space can easily be adapted from a classroom to a pre-game lounge space.

3.  Concessions

Say goodbye to the small, rolling concession desk and hello to a new dedicated space for Fuhrer guests.

4.  Trophy Cases

27 feet of built-in cases will display Tiger pride.

5.  Weight Room

By popular demand, the weight room stays for student training.

6.  Another Entry Point

A new corridor will allow access to the east end of the arena.

7.  Storage Area

Equipment can be stored and pulled out as needed.

8.  Arena Floor

This durable, high-performance Mondo sports surface can handle spikes, the high jump, long jump, pole vault, shot put and weight throw. Wrestling and indoor practices will be held here as well.

9.  Visitor Locker Room

Existing locker rooms will be reconfigured for use by visiting teams.

10.  Remodeled Locker Room

Tiger football will enjoy a remodeled locker room complete with pro-style wood lockers.

11.  New HVAC and Electrical

The building will not just be pretty - it will be upgraded in other important ways as well.

12.  200-Meter Regulation Length Track

Our preeminent track program will now have space to match both their talent and size. It also opens up opportunities to host conference and regional competitions.

13.  Arena Seating

Seating will be available for 684 guests during track meets, with 1,130 total seating space.