Dedicated September 17, 2014, the Marsha H. Gibbs Field House is a state of the art facility that houses the athletic offices of Athletic Director, Assistant Athletic Director, and the Swimming, Tennis, Golf, Lacrosse and Soccer programs. This facility is equipped with a fully furnished weight room, five locker rooms, mobile athletic training room and the golf practice facility. The Marsha H. Gibbs Field House features a press box for Soccer and Lacrosse matches as well as a terrace over looking the Hayden Abney Rose Field.
This facility houses an indoor 50meter/25yard competition pool and a 25 yard teaching and therapy pool. The 8 lanes of 50 meters and 20 lanes of 25 yards allow maximum flexibility for the program. The Middle Tyger YMCA also has a new 12-lane digital scoreboard. The facility houses one basketball court and two volleyball courts.
The Thomas E. Hannah Family YMCA has a large outdoor athletic field which can be used to serve as 1 full size adult soccer field, 2 youth soccer fields, and may be used for a variety of other sports. Around the Field is a walking sidewalk that is very close to .25 of a mile. Inside we have two swimming pools. One is a 6 lane 25 yard lap pool and the other is a three lane 25 yard lap pool which serves for water aerobics and swim lessons. There is a 1.5 ft. splash pad play area a water slide as well as a circulation pool which uses an aqua vortex to pump water in a continuous current around the walking area. The basketball court is a beautiful hardwood floor and has 6 goals. Most often it is divided into two small playing courts however we also run full court games daily. Each side of the basketball court may be used for volleyball play as well and has the proper fixtures for our volleyball assemblies. Upstairs of the basketball court is a 16th of a mile indoor track with both walking and running lanes. The surface is manufactured by PLAE a premier walking track and surfacing company that provides flooring for many fitness facilities. While the outdoor field is not yet permanently lit, we do have light structures for our outdoor sports seasons.
With over 100,000 square feet of indoor space and over 60 acres of outdoor fields & and volleyball courts, we are the premier location for your next big tournament or event.
The Paul M. Dorman High School multipurpose Arena and Football Stadium are among the best in the country for high schools and rivals those at many colleges. Featuring 10,000 seats, the stadium risers are cast-in-place concrete, on grade, with a grass bank for extra seating.
The Arena accommodates 3,000 spectators and only requires 14 rows of seating from the playing court. Site lines are therefore excellent, and special lighting provides coverage that is completely even in intensity. Special features include a sophisticated digital video-sound system for assemblies and concerts with excellent acoustics and a running track around the areas upper perimeter.