Muskegon-area Week 5 football picks: Two-hour delay really worth it for most at Hackley

Muskegon-area Week 5 football picks: Two-hour delay really worth it for most at Hackley

Lovers line up outside Hackley Stadium Wednesday to acquire seats with this week’s Muskegon vs. Zeeland western soccer game in Muskegon, Mich. (Scott DeCamp)

MUSKEGON – Muskegon Big Reds football fans are hungry. That much ended up being overwhelmingly obvious outside Hackley Stadium afternoon wednesday.

A surplus of 350 seats for Friday night’s big okay Green Conference matchup between Muskegon (3-1) and Zeeland West (4-0) went on the market to your average man or woman. Whenever Muskegon assistant athletic manager Terri Clock turned up at Hackley around 1:30 p.m., a relative line of approximately 20 individuals had been waiting beyond your arena.

Mind you, the solution booth wasn’t starting until 3:30 p.m. As minutes passed away prior to 3:30, the relative line proceeded to cultivate over the front side regarding the arena while you seemed south along Sanford Street.

After the solution screen did available, the allotment didn’t final long. Clock stated it took about 50 minutes to circulate the seats. She estimated that 25 everyone was turned away.

It’s been rough this year on those Big Reds fans not able to see their group in individual provided spectator limitations enforced amid the COVID-19 pandemic. A week ago, the Michigan senior high school Athletic Association loosened restrictions and expanded the maximum range fans in stadiums to 1,000. Continuar leyendo “Muskegon-area Week 5 football picks: Two-hour delay really worth it for most at Hackley”