Originally dedicated in 1973, this 1500-seat gymnasium has played host to many championship nights throughout the decades. Whether it is competing in the always challenging Crossroads League or matching up against an NAIA nationally ranked opponent; Huntington University students, faculty, staff, and community are guaranteed to witness some of the elite athletes and programs in the Midwest. The gym plays host to our men’s and women’s basketball teams as well as our volleyball squad, all who have competed multiple times on the national stage.
During the day this facility is used by our Physical Education, Recreation, and Campus Recreation Departments as well as those die hards who like to drop in for their lunchtime basketball session.
In 2012, Platt Arena was named in honor of Forester men’s basketball legend Steve Platt.
HUNTINGTON, Ind. - Huntington University sophomore hurler Tarrin Beachy was named the baseball Crossroads League Pitcher of the Week for the week of May 9, 2016.
Beachy tossed a complete-game win, a 4-1 decision, Tuesday against the league’s top team in Taylor University. It was HU’s last regular season game and proved pivotal in the final standings as it locked in his team at the No. 4 spot in the league tourney.
The Wolcottville native (Westview HS) scattered six hits, one run and a…