Directions

To Harvard University Stadium “Bubble”

Ruffnecks at Harvard

Directions are from Mass Pike extension heading east toward Boston. The facility is located inside the Harvard Football Stadium, Soldier’s Field.

GPS coordinates are 65 North Harvard Street, Allston, MA 02163

* Once on Mass Pike, take Exit 18. Allston Brighton tolls
* Follow ramp toward Brighton approx. one half mile
* Take a right at the Hess Station. This is North Harvard Street
* Follow North Harvard Street toward Soldier’s Field, the Harvard football stadium. You will pass a 7-Eleven on your right and a Dunkin Donuts on your left.
* Continue on North Harvard Street to Gate 8 for the football stadium and enter the athletic complex.
* Park in the lot along the side of the stadium and near the indoor track. Do not park by the posts that lead to the walkway. Enter the “Bubble” at the open end of the stadium near the athletic offices in the Murr Center.

Note: If there are athletic events, Harvard may charge a parking fee in the athletic lots. Either pay the fee, or tell them that you are not attending an event, but going to a youth baseball clinic. They may let you pass.

To New England Baseball Complex:

Field #2 at the NEBC

Directions to New England Baseball Complex can be found on the Directions page of the NEBC website. Below we have provided general driving directions to the Complex. The NEBC is easily reached via Routes 84, the Mass Pike, and 495.

From the South (Hartford, CT):

Head North on Route 84. Take exit onto I-90 (Mass Pike) towards NH/Maine/Boston. Take Mass Pike exit 11 toward MA-122/Millbury/Worcester. Continue straight. Turn left onto MA-122 N/Grafton St. Take slight right onto MA-122 N/Grafton St. Slight right onto US-20 West ramp. Merge onto US-20 SW Cutoff. Complex is on the left, across from Northborough Crossings.

From the North (New Hampshire/Maine):

Take Route 3 South to RT 495 South. Follow 495 South to Route 290 West (exit 25B) towards Worcester. Merge onto I-290 W. Take exit 25A towards Hudson St/Northborough. Merge onto Solomon Pond Rd. Turn Right onto Hudson St. Turn right onto US-20 W/Main St. Continue on Route 20 West. Complex is on the left, across from Northborough Crossings.

From the West (Albany)

Take Mass Pike exit 11 toward MA-122/Millbury/Worcester. Continue straight. Turn left onto MA-122 N/Grafton St. Take slight right onto MA-122 N/Grafton St. Slight right onto US-20 West ramp. Merge onto US-20 SW Cutoff. Complex is on the left, across from Northborough Crossings.

From the East (Boston)

Follow Mass Pike West to Exit 12 towards Marlborough. Merge onto MA-9 W/Boston Worcester Turnpike/Worcester Rd. Continue to follow MA-9 W/Boston Worcester Turnpike. Take the US 20 E ramp to Northborough. Turn right onto US-20 E. Continue on Route 20 West. Complex is on the left, across from Northborough Crossings.

Alternative Fields

Directions to the fields we use as “Home” fields during the 2014 are provided below.  In season directions to fields for away games are posted on the individual Team Schedules.  Directions have links.  Our new home at the New England Baseball Complex in Northborough, Massachusetts is scheduled to open during the summer and fall of 2014.  Directions and information on the New England Baseball Complex will be available at www.newenglandbaseball.com

To Babson College – Govoni Field

Wellesley, MA

Please note that the Babson Baseball Field is not on the Babson College campus. It is located at the entrance to Olin College of Engineering, Great Plain Avenue on the Needham/Wellesley line.

From the East

Govoni Field - Babson College - Ruffnecks Summer Home

Take the Massachusetts Turnpike to Exit 15 (Interstate 95/Route 128). After the tolls, follow the signs for Route 95/128 South. Take Route 95/128 South to Exit 18 (Great Plain Avenue/West Roxbury). Take Exit 18. Turn left at the end of the exit onto Great Plain Avenue (in the direction of Great Plain Avenue/Needham). Then follow “From Great Plain Avenue” directions below.

From the West

Take the Massachusetts Turnpike to Exit 14 (Interstate 95/Route 128). After the tolls, follow the signs for Route 95/128 South. Take Route 95/128 South to Exit 18 (Great Plain Avenue/West Roxbury). Take Exit 18. Turn left at the end of the exit onto Great Plain Avenue (in the direction of Great Plain Avenue/Needham). Then follow “From Great Plain Avenue” directions below.

From the South

Take Route 95/128 North to Exit 18 (Great Plain Avenue/West Roxbury). Take Exit 18. Turn right at end of exit onto Great Plain Avenue. Then follow “From Great Plain Avenue” directions below.

From the North

Take Route 95/128 South to Exit 18 (Great Plain Avenue/West Roxbury). Take Exit 18. Turn left at the end of the exit onto Great Plain Avenue (in the direction of Great Plain Avenue/Needham). Then follow “From Great Plain Avenue” directions below.

From Great Plain Avenue

Continue for 1.5 miles on Great Plain Avenue through Needham Center, where Route 135 joins it. Go 1.5 miles beyond this intersection. After passing Curtis Road on the right, look for 1735 Great Plain Avenue on the right. Look for the entrance to Olin College. The field is actually at the entrance to Olin College NOT Babson. Please park in the designated parking area near the field. Do not wander through the Babson campus looking for the baseball field.