Always Remember the First Time/Record Book
- 1987: The Sidekicks
sold out a home game for the first time. <read
the game story>
- The All-Time attendance record of 16,824 set on this night was equaled twice more in 1987, and stood until August 19, 2001.
Next Season Announced
- 1986: The MISL Board of Directors announced that the 1986-87 season would be 52
games played from November 4, 1986 through May 3, 1987. The dates, covering
26 weekends, would allow for the potential of 21 of the 26 home games to be
played on weekened (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) days.
- The actual Sidekicks schedule featured 7 games on non-weekend evenings.