The Louisiana High School Athletic Association’s (LHSAA) 2011 high school football playoff brackets were released earlier this month. The top teams in the state will continue to battle for a state title in the 2011 LHSAA State Farm Prep Classic on December 9 and 10 in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA.
This year’s championship will include significant changes to the Prep Classic schedule. The game times have been extended to allow more time between games, and the conventional itinerary of classifications has been altered to better accommodate spectators. Games will begin Friday, Dec. 9, 2011 at 3 p.m. The complete LHSAA State Farm Prep Classic schedule is listed below:
|Friday, Dec. 9, 2011:||
3 p.m. – Class 1A State Championship
7 p.m. – Class 4A State Championship
|Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011:||
11a.m. – Class 2A State Championship
3 p.m. – Class 3A State Championship
7 p.m. – Class 5A State Championship
Ticket prices for general admission to all games will remain the same—$13 in advance or $15 at the door. General admission includes all sections of the plaza level except for reserved “Bunker Club” seats in sections 113, 114, 115, 141, 142 and 143. General admission also includes all end zone sections of the loge level.
Fans also have the option to purchase reserved seats in the Loge Level, or second level. Loge Level tickets are $16 in advance and $18 at the door. The loge level seats are in a Plexiglas barrier at the four corners of the loge level and are observed by an usher.
In addition to reserved seating in the Loge Level section, reserved seating is available in the Plaza Level, which will guarantee fans seats at mid-field in the lower bowl, located in sections 113, 114, 115, 141, 142 and 143. Tickets for the Plaza Level are $18 in advance and $20 at the door. Reserved seating on the Plaza Level will have access to the newly created Bunker Club Room, which provides a variety of additional concessions as a result of the recent renovations to the Superdome.
The final ticket option for the Prep Classic is suite level tickets, which are $25 per ticket in advance or at the door. All LHSAA State Farm Prep Classic ticket options are listed below:
|General Admission:||$13 presale; $15 at the door|
|Loge Level:||$16 presale; $18 at the door|
|Plaza Level:||$18 presale; $20 at the door|
|Suites:||$25 presale and at the door|
Tickets will go on sale to the public Friday, Nov. 18 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased through Ticketmaster or at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome’s Box Office.
To view the 2011 LHSAA football playoff brackets or for more championship information, visit the LHSAA website at www.lhsaa.org.
About the LHSAA
The LHSAA is a private entity that provides and regulates interscholastic athletic programs that promote fair and equitable competition among its member schools that is in the best interest of the student athlete. For more information about the LHSAA, visit www.lhsaa.org.