Advance state tickets to go on sale Tuesday

FAIRMONT — Advance tickets for the No. 5-ranked Fairmont Cardinals football team’s Class AAA state quarterfinal game against the unranked Cannon Falls Bombers will be available for purchase starting on Tuesday at Fairmont High School’s activities office.

Tickets will cost $11 for adults and $7 for students.

Fairmont (9-1) faces Cannon Falls (5-6) in a 3 p.m. state-opening contest on Saturday, Nov. 10, at Hopkins High School’s turf field.

Fairmont defeated the No. 9-ranked Jackson County Central Huskies, 35-18, to capture the Section 3 crown for the second year in a row on Friday night in New Ulm.

No. 5-seeded Cannon Falls downed No. 2-seeded St. Croix Lutheran, 27-10, for the Section 4 championship on Friday night.