Things to know about Friday’s Wilmington at Clinton-Massie football game

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Pre-sale tickets will continue to be available for Friday night’s highly-anticipated varsity football game between Wilmington and Clinton-Massie.

The game is scheduled for a 7:30 p.m. kickoff at Frank Irelan Field on the CM campus. The Clinton County Kiwanis Club will present the Backyard Bash trophy to the winner of the game.

The two teams are both 7-1 overall and currently tied for first place in the South Central Ohio League. Both teams are 5-0 in league play.

The Falcons have won 57 consecutive regular season SCOL games.

Gates will open at 6 p.m. for the game.

Fans arriving early are able to tailgate in the following areas: off the parking lot by the football field, in the parking lot near the elementary building, the grassy area by the tennis court. The parking lot next to the stadium is for parking only.

Parking spots are not allowed to be reserved. They are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Fans may park in the grassy area near the Paul Schwamberger Field baseball field.

There will be no re-entry to the game, without paying a second entry fee. Spectators are not allowed inside the field fences.

The entrance at the main ticket booth is handicap accessible.

There are four entry points to the stadium area. There are two main ticket windows, one presale entry gate near the ticket booths, a ticket sale and entry gate near the tennis court and a ticket sale and entry gate on the visitor side near the baseball field.

Pre-sale tickets at Wilmington will be available in the Wilmington High School main office 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Friday.

At Clinton-Massie, tickets for the game will be available during business hours in the Central Office through noon Friday.

Tickets also will be available at CMHS on Oct. 20 during the Report Card Fair.

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