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

Fans line up outside Hackley Stadium Wednesday to buy seats because of 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 excess of 350 seats for Friday night’s big okay Green Conference matchup between Muskegon (3-1) and Zeeland western (4-0) went on the market towards the 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 had not been starting until 3:30 p.m. As minutes passed away prior to 3:30, the line continued to cultivate across the front side of this 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 distribute the tickets. Read more…