Readers of The Active Age watched the Wichita Wind Surge beat the Tulsa Drillers 8-6 in an Aug. 29 game at the new Riverfront Stadium. The newspaper gave away 60 tickets to the game to readers who entered a drawing.
“This was a fun time despite the rain delay and later drizzle,” said Jay Hinkle, who attended with his wife, Debbie. “These were excellent seats.”
The Wind Surge finished in first place during their first regular season and were headed into the playoffs as this issue went to print.