June 2008 Vol. 87: No. 3 : Around the Arch

Honoring Dooley

A sports complex on the southwestern end of campus will be named for Vincent J. Dooley, who served as UGA athletics director from 1970 to 2004 and football coach from 1963 to 1988. The complex includes Butts-Mehre Athletic Heritage Hall, Spec Towns Track, the Woodruff Practice Fields, Stegeman Coliseum, the Coliseum Training Facility, the Rankin M. Smith Sr. Student-Athlete Academic Center, Foley Baseball Field, the Dan Magill Tennis Complex including the Henry Feild Tennis Stadium and the Lindsey Hopkins Indoor Tennis Courts. A garden and sculpture commemorating Dooley will be located adjacent to the Butts-Mehre building.