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Armstrong Stadium
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LocationMarshall Avenue
Hampton, Virginia 23669
Coordinates37°01′14″N 76°20′01″W / 37.02049°N 76.33355°W / 37.02049; -76.33355Coordinates: 37°01′14″N 76°20′01″W / 37.02049°N 76.33355°W / 37.02049; -76.33355
OwnerHampton University
OperatorHampton University
Capacity12,000[2]
SurfaceAstroTurf GameDay Grass 3D Decade
Construction
Broke ground1928
OpenedOctober 6, 1928[1]
Renovated1978, 1998
Expanded1948, 1985, 1986, 1999
ArchitectWilliam E. Lee[1]
Tenants
Hampton University Pirates (NCAA) (1928–present)
VHSL Class 5/6 State Championships (2016–present)

Armstrong Stadium is a 12,000-seat multi-purpose stadium in Hampton, Virginia. It opened in 1928. It is home to the Hampton University Pirates football team, lacrosse team, and men's and women's track teams.

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  2. ^ "Armstrong Stadium". Hampton University Athletics.

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