Ohio Football Stadium Database

H. A. Eggerss Stadium

Northwest Ohio Index


H. A. Eggerss Stadium

Owner: Van Wert City Schools
County: Van Wert
Seating Capacity: 3800
Stadium Type: High School
Year Opened: 1936
Resource: H. A. Eggerss Stadium
Track: No
Soccer: No
Video Scoreboard: No
Wheelchair Access: Fair
Playing Surface: Grass
H. A. Eggerss Stadium: Local Weather Conditions
Home Teams:
Van Wert Cougars

Comments:

The local high school football stadium known as H. A. Eggerss Stadium was a WPA project dedicated September 18 1936, the night of the first high school football game held there. Hans Eggerss, founder of the Continental Can Co. which had a factory in Van Wert, provided the money and chaired the citizens committee.



Data Source:
Last update: 10/19/2017