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LHSAA Releases Information Regarding Prep Classic Brackets, Schedule Changes & Ticket Information

Posted: 11-18-2013 | Categories: Football, Brackets & Results, Football

BATON ROUGE, LA (Nov. 18, 2013) – The Louisiana High School Athletic Association’s (LHSAA) 2013 high school football playoff brackets were released last week. The top teams in the state will continue to battle for a state title in the 2013 LHSAA State Farm Prep Classic on December 12, 13 and 14 in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, La.

This year’s championship will include significant changes to the Prep Classic schedule. With the addition of four new divisions, there will be nine games which, will be played over the course of three days. The times have been extended to allow more time between games. Games will begin Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013 at 12:30 p.m. The complete LHSAA State Farm Prep Classic schedule is listed below:

Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013:
12:30 p.m. – Division III State Championship
4:30 p.m. – Division II State Championship
8:30 p.m. – Division I State Championship
Friday, Dec. 13, 2013: 
12:30 p.m. – Class 1A State Championship
4:30 p.m. – Class 2A State Championship
8:30 p.m. – Class 3A State Championship

Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013:
12:00 p.m. – Division IV State Championship
4:00 p.m. – Class 4A State Championship
8:00 p.m. – Class 5A State Championship

Ticket prices for general admission to all games will remain the same—$13 in advance or $16 the week of the Prep Classic. General admission includes all sections of the plaza 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 $19 the week of the Classic. The loge level seats are observed by an usher.

The final ticket option for the Prep Classic is suite level tickets, which are available to rent from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. All LHSAA State Farm Prep Classic ticket options are listed below:

General Admission: $13 presale; $16 beginning Dec. 8, 2013
Loge Level: $16 presale; $19 beginning Dec. 8, 2013
Suites: (If interested in suite a rental, contact Cindy Hart of the New Orleans Saints via e-mail at

Tickets will go on sale to the public Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased through Ticketmaster or at the New Orleans Arena Box Office.
Presale ticket prices are good through Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013 through these ticket venues or at the school through the week of the Prep Classic.

To view the 2013 LHSAA football playoffs brackets or for more championship information, visit the LHSAA website at

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


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