Santa Fe High School (New Mexico) – Ivan Head Stadium

Ivan Head StadiumPress Box at Ivan Head Stadium at Santa Fe High School.

Ivan Head Stadium is located on the campus of Santa Fe High School in New Mexico. The stadium, which opened in 1980 at a construction price of $1.35 million, has a capacity of 6,000.

The largest high school football stadium in the state is Watson Memorial Stadium, home of Hobbs High School that has a capacity of 15,000. Field of Dreams in Las Cruces holds 12,000.

In 2013, Ivan Head Stadium switched from natural grass to artificial turf.

Off the Field

  • Santa Fe is the capital of New Mexico, founded in 1610 by Spanish colonists
  • Great places to eat – Casa Chimayo Restaurant and Dinner for Two

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