THE BRAD SANFILIPPO ERA OF SAN JOSE STATE BASEBALL TAKES THE NEXT STEPRecently promoted Brad Sanfilippo was greeted by a packed room of well-wishers as he begins his tenure as the new San Jose State baseball head coach. Sanfilippo was the interim head coach in 2018 and led the Spartans to a 16-14 win-loss record in Mountain West action and a third place finish in the regular season and at the conference tournament. Read More
The Spartans practice and play their home games at Municipal Stadium, the 5,200-seat stadium that also houses the San Jose Giants of the Class A California League. Municipal Stadium has a full size scoreboard and video board located in right field. Additionally, a full press box, 4 concession stands, 4 restrooms and ticket offices are housed in Municipal Stadium.
STEPHENS FAMILY PITCHING AND HITTING FACILITY
The Stephens Family Pitching & Hitting Facility offers a year-round, state-of-the-art indoor training facility creating the ultimate experience for San Jose State’s baseball student-athletes.
The Stephens Family Pitching & Hitting Facility encompasses nearly 10,000 square feet, features three full-size batting cages, and a fully-turfed pitching and conditioning area. There are three stations with a pitcher’s mound and netting for batters to face live pitching.
Opened in February, 2012, Spartan baseball players can receive comprehensive instruction on the basics to succeed in the sport.
KORET ATHLETIC TRAINING CENTER
The Koret Athletic Training Center is set up for comprehensive training for all student-athletes utilizing the weight room equipment, field turf, grass fields, and sandpit.The Koret Athletic Training Center also contains a 1,000-square foot rehabilitation and training room that services physical therapy and sports specific rehabilitation. The new facility will enable the sports medicine staff of athletic trainers, doctors, surgeons, specialists and physical therapists to provide the best possible care to help prevent and rehabilitate injuries.
The Koret Athletic Training Center is located directly north of CEFCU Stadium and the Simpkins Stadium Center. Since its completion in November of 2001, San Jose State student-athletes have furthered their athletic development in our spacious 15,000 square-foot facility.
ATHLETIC TRAINING ROOMS
There are three athletic training rooms throughout the San Jose State University campus that house the 16 Spartan athletic teams. The Simpkins Stadium Center Athletic Training Room, located in the Simpkins Stadium Center near CEFCU Stadium on South Campus, services the football, men’s and women’s golf, and men’s and women’s cross country teams. SPX Athletic Training Room, located on main campus, services the men’s and women’s basketball teams, the volleyball team, the gymnastics team, the swimming and diving team, and the women’s water polo team. And the East Field House Training Room, located on South Campus near the East Field, services the men’s and women’s soccer teams, the baseball and softball teams, and the women’s tennis team.
Each training room is a fully-functional facility with treatment tables, taping stations, rehabilitation space, and modalities.
SCOTT GADWAY ACADEMIC CENTER
Today’s Spartan student-athlete has more opportunities to succeed academically than ever before. Located in the Simpkins Stadium Center, the Scott Gadway Academic Center was dedicated in January 2003. Here, student-athletes have a place to study, work with tutors, utilize computers or seek academic advice.
The recently-remodeled Scott Gadway Academic Center is a gift from alums Stan and Marilyn Gadway, to honor their late son, Scott, a 1991 San Jose State graduate who majored in aeronautics. He died in a 1996 skydiving accident.