Eagan, Minn. (November 6, 2018)– TCO Stadium will host three high school football quarterfinal playoff games over two days in Class 5A and Class 6A with berths in the Prep Bowl semifinals on the line.
The playoff action kicks off with St. Michael-Albertville vs. Lakeville North on Friday at 7:00 pm in Class 6A with gates open at 5:30. Saturday will feature a pair of 5A games with Chaska vs. Owatonna at noon and Elk River vs. Spring Lake Park at 5:00 pm. The Saturday games are separately ticketed events and the stadium will be cleared between the games. Gates open at 10:30 am for the Chaska vs. Owatonna game and at 4:00 pm for the Elk River vs. Spring Lake Park game.
Tickets are available at the participating schools and pricing is $11 for adults and $7 for students. Ticketed fans will receive discounted admission to the Minnesota Vikings Museum. Parking is $5 and fans can access lots via Vikings Parkway or Ames Crossing, using the 2600 Vikings Circle address. Fans can tune into the game on Fox 9+ TV (channel 9.2). An MVP sponsored by FVP will be recognized on-air for each of the three games. For more information, visit Vikings.com/prep. With limited parking close to TCO Stadium, fans are encouraged to purchase and print parking passes in advance and carpool when possible. Parking passes are issued for each individual game and fans can purchase parking passes prior to the games through the following links:
Saturday Noon Game:
Saturday 5PM Game:
The Vikings Prep Spotlight series at TCO Stadium featured Farmington vs. Eagan on September 28, Lakeville North vs. Prior Lake on October 12 and now three Minnesota State High School League quarterfinal playoff games will be held in the new facility.
Applications for media credentials to cover the quarterfinal playoffs games are now open, please contact Tim Leighton at the MSHSL - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday-Saturday, November 9-10 – MSHSL Quarterfinal Playoffs
Friday, 7:00 pm: St. Michael-Albertville vs. Lakeville North (6A)
Saturday, noon: Chaska vs. Owatonna (5A)
Saturday, 5:00 pm: Elk River vs. Spring Lake Park (5A)