Tournament Field size for district semi’s and beyond

it’s tournament time coming up. i would like know if the local high school coaches association made any requests to have DISTRICT games be played on fields with adequate width — not a tunnel like in the past.
 
 
it’s tournament time coming up. i would like know if the local high school coaches association made any requests to have DISTRICT games be played on fields with adequate width — not a tunnel like in the past.
In there a particular district where this has been an issue? Central district I don’t recall any field size issues recently.
 
NE district has home site through district semis, District finals are on artificial surfaces, which are normally 65x116 (or something in that range). Regional games are on similarly sized fields. The state final is the exception with the super wide field (HCS would be artificial, Lower.com would be grass).
 
NE district has home site through district semis, District finals are on artificial surfaces, which are normally 65x116 (or something in that range). Regional games are on similarly sized fields. The state final is the exception with the super wide field (HCS would be artificial, Lower.com would be grass).
SW district is similar but replace district semis with district quarters (first two rounds are home site; district semis and finas are neutral on turf fields with dimensions not necessarily as wide as what you have.
 
SW district is similar but replace district semis with district quarters (first two rounds are home site; district semis and finas are neutral on turf fields with dimensions not necessarily as wide as what you have.
On occasion Stanley up here in the northern part of the SW district we still get a district semi on grass. Seems to be D3 typically.
 
As usual it always comes down to whos willing to host. They just can't pick anywhere.

In 2020 there was a state final 4 game on a grass field....
 
The HS game has suffered in Ohio because the coaches association have not demanded that all Districts games be on fields with adequate width! It is not fair for good teams to have to play big games on narrow fields like Princeton. The games are terrible because the ball is always out of bounds.
 
Miamisburg is wider than Princeton by a good 5-6 yards. St X is good sized. You would think coaches of higher seeded teams would take this into consideration when picking which district to enter. Might make sense for a more skilled team to move into the Dayton district to play in Miamisburg.
 
This picture of Miamisburg shows the hash ~2 yards outside of the box, making the field about 70 wide. That's decent.

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70 is on the wider end of fields we see for soccer in the football stadiums. At least up in NE Ohio, 65-to-66 is the norm.
 
If you use Google Earth, you can measure and compare all fields. La Salle is the worst field by far. It’s a cracker box … 105 yards long by 57 yards wide.
 
google earth the following fields—they all have enough width: All 3 Cincinnati public schools Walnut Hills, Withrow and Wil Stargell. Dayton CJ, Centerville and Mason‘s soccer stadium All are better than Princeton Lakota West or East
 
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