Advance grid tickets on sale today, Wednesday

FAIRMONT — Advance tickets for the No. 5-ranked Fairmont football team’s Class AAA state quarterfinal game against Cannon Falls will be available for purchase from 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. today and Wednesday at Fairmont High School’s activities office.

Tickets cost $11 for adults and $7 for students. Checks should be made payable to Fairmont High School.

Fairmont (9-1) faces Cannon Falls (5-6) in a 3 p.m. state-opener 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.