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McAfee Field

Brand new in 2011. McAfee field is the home of the Finlandia University Men's and Women's Soccer Teams and future Finlandia Lions Football Team. McAfee Field currently features a lighted Pro Grass artificial turf playing surface and a state-of-the-art Daktronics LED video scoreboard.

 

Directions to McAfee Field

From Duluth, Minnesota
Follow US 2 to Wakefield, Michigan. Turn left on Hwy M-28. Follow M-28 to Bruce Crossing. Turn left onto Hwy M-26. Follow M-26 North to Houghton. In Houghton, follow Hwy M-26 to US Hwy 41. Stay in left hand lane and take US 41 across the Portage Lake Lift Bridge. After crossing the Portage Lake Lift Bridge, remain on US 41 North (Quincy Street) through downtown Hancock. Get into the right-hand lane and follow US 41 North (S. Lincoln Drive) to the right around a corner near the Citgo station. Get into the left-hand lane and follow US 41 North (S. Lincoln Drive) for roughly 300 yards until you reach Ethel Street (before The Tire Shop). Take a left on Ethel Street and immediately take the first right onto Atlantic Street. Go straight on Atlantic Street for 100 yards. The Finlandia University Athletic Complex (including McAfee Field) will be on the right.

From Green Bay, Wisconsin
Follow Hwy 141 North to Hwy M-28 in Covington, Michigan. Turn right on Hwy M-28 to US 41. Turn left on US 41 North to Houghton. Continue on US 41 North through downtown Houghton and turn right onto the Portage Lake Lift Bridge. After crossing the Portage Lake Lift Bridge, remain on US 41 North (Quincy Street) through downtown Hancock. Get into the right-hand lane and follow US 41 North (S. Lincoln Drive) to the right around a corner near the Citgo station. Get into the left-hand lane and follow US 41 North (S. Lincoln Drive) for roughly 300 yards until you reach Ethel Street (before The Tire Shop). Take a left on Ethel Street and immediately take the first right onto Atlantic Street. Go straight on Atlantic Street for 100 yards. The Finlandia University Athletic Complex (including McAfee Field) will be on the right.

From Marquette, Michigan
Follow US 41 North directly into Houghton. Continue on US 41 North through downtown Houghton and turn right onto the Portage Lake Lift Bridge. After crossing the Portage Lake Lift Bridge, remain on US 41 North (Quincy Street) through downtown Hancock. Get into the right-hand lane and follow US 41 North (S. Lincoln Drive) to the right around a corner near the Citgo station. Get into the left-hand lane and follow US 41 North (S. Lincoln Drive) for roughly 300 yards until you reach Ethel Street (before The Tire Shop). Take a left on Ethel Street and immediately take the first right onto Atlantic Street. Go straight on Atlantic Street for 100 yards. The Finlandia University Athletic Complex (including McAfee Field) will be on the right.

 

Paavo Nurmi Center - Gymnasium

Finlandia University’s Paavo Nurmi Athletic Facility provides an opportunity for athletes, students and community members to train in a full-size gymnasium, and fitness center. Spacious men’s and women’s locker rooms feature saunas and showers.

The Paavo Nurmi Center is the home of the Finlandia Lions. The gymnasium hosts the men’s and women’s basketball and volleyball teams. The Paavo Nurmi Gymnasium has a total seating capacity of 800. The gymnasium is the home to the Finlandia Lions basketball and volleyball teams. With the expansion of the Finlandia athletic department the gym is only open for Finlandia students and intercollegiate athletics.

Paavo Nurmi is also utilized for recreational classes, recreational activities, community programs and commencement.

 

Directions to Paavo Nurmi Center

From Duluth, Minnesota
Follow US 2 to Wakefield, Michigan. Turn left on Hwy M-28. Follow M-28 to Bruce Crossing. Turn left onto Hwy M-26. Follow M-26 North to Houghton. In Houghton, follow Hwy M-26 to US Hwy 41. Stay in left hand lane and take US 41 across the Portage Lake Lift Bridge. After crossing the Portage Lake Lift Bridge, remain on US 41 North (Quincy Street) through downtown Hancock. Get into the right hand lane and remain on Quincy Street for 3/4 of a mile. Turn right on Scott Street. Follow Scott Street approximately 2 blocks and turn right on Summit Street. The Paavo Nurmi Center gymnasium will be the last building on the left.

From Green Bay, Wisconsin
Follow Hwy 141 North to Hwy M-28 in Covington, Michigan. Turn right on Hwy M-28 to US 41. Turn left on US 41 North to Houghton. Continue on US 41 North through downtown Houghton and turn right onto the Portage Lake Lift Bridge. After crossing the Portage Lake Lift Bridge, remain on US 41 North (Quincy Street) through downtown Hancock. Get into the right hand lane and remain on Quincy Street for 3/4 of a mile. Turn right on Scott Street. Follow Scott Street approximately 2 blocks and turn right on Summit Street. The Paavo Nurmi Center gymnasium will be the last building on the left.

From Marquette, Michigan
Follow US 41 North directly into Houghton. Continue on US 41 North through downtown Houghton and turn right onto the Portage Lake Lift Bridge. After crossing the Portage Lake Lift Bridge, remain on US 41 North (Quincy Street) through downtown Hancock. Get into the right hand lane and remain on Quincy Street for 3/4 of a mile. Turn right on Scott Street. Follow Scott Street approximately 2 blocks and turn right on Summit Street. The Paavo Nurmi Center gymnasium will be the last building on the left.