Awe-inspiring arena: Council member, Hutch Rec official impressed on tour of venue

New practice gyms at the Hutchinson Sports Arena elicited some of the strongest reactions from city and recreation officials who toured the facility Friday.

“Ha! Look at all these goals,” Tony Finlay said upon entering the double practice gym.

Finlay, executive director of Hutch Rec, could immediately picture the youth tournaments that could be held in the Sports Arena.

“Can you say ‘giddy’?” he said when asked about his reaction.

(Read more: Hutch News)