ST. LOUIS — St. Louis Battlehawks fans are getting ready for the return of football to St. Louis on Sunday.
“Let’s show the XFL that this is the number one city,” said Chris Grayer, a BattleHawks fan with tickets to Sunday’s first home game. He drove from Tennessee to St. Louis to support the team.
The Battlehawks are having a tailgate party Ahead of Sunday’s game at 3:00 p.m., other nearby venues, including Ballpark Village, are ready to welcome fans on Sunday.
“It’s so exciting,” said BattleHawks fan Kathleen McGuire. “That’s exactly what St. Louis needs right now.”
The team recently announced that ticket sales for Sunday’s game have been expanded to the upper level of The Dome at America’s Center.
BattleHawks fan Lou McGuire bought tickets on Saturday. He said, “Most people in St. Louis know that St. Louis is a great sports city.”
Mike Morreale lives in Chesterfield and drove downtown on Saturday to buy tickets for Sunday’s game. He said I wouldn’t be surprised if they filled the house here for football all season.”
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