For Immediate Release
Contact: Joe Mero, Assistant Director / Joe.Mero@shreveportla.gov
Date: August 10, 2021
SHREVEPORT, La. – With 30 days remaining before kickoff of the 2021 Battle on the Border High School Football Showcase scheduled for Sept. 10-11 here at Independence Stadium, fans are encouraged to visit www.thebattleontheborder.com for team information, ticket information and merchandise.
This year’s showcase features state and regional powerhouse high school football programs from Louisiana and Mississippi. Battle on the Border X is a two-day, four-game format, providing a full slate of weekend games for high school football fans.
Tickets for the Battle on the Border X start at $10 for advanced general admission, and one ticket is good for all four showcase games.
Want to watch the games from the comfort of a covered seating or an enclosed, air-conditioned area, while enjoying great food? If so, then you’ll want to purchase Advance Club-Level Tickets for $50.
A “Family of Four” ticket package is just $50, and includes four general admission tickets, four concession food vouchers (hotdogs, chips, and drinks) and a parking pass.
For groups of 30 or more, a group ticket package is available for $400 and includes 30 general admission tickets, 30 concession food vouchers (hotdogs, chips and drinks) and two parking passes. Group tickets must be purchased in advance.
Battle on the Border X tickets can be purchased at two different locations, the Independence Bowl Foundation located in the American Tower in downtown Shreveport at 401 Market Street, Suite 120 or the State Fair of Louisiana box office at 3701 Hudson Ave. on the state fairgrounds.
Can’t attend the games in person? No worries. All four games of the showcase will be televised live by FloSports through FloFootball. Visit www.flosports.tv to find out how you can stream every minute of the Battle on the Border X.
While visiting the website can see all the Battle on the Border X swag, including t-shirts, cups and much more.
2021 Battle on the Border X High School Football Showcase Schedule:
Friday, Sept. 10, 2021
Tioga HS Indians (Tioga, La.) vs. C.E. Byrd Yellow Jackets (Shreveport, La.) – 5:30 p.m.
Woodlawn HS Knights (Shreveport, La.) vs. Southwood HS Cowboys (Shreveport, La.) – 8 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021
Oxford HS Chargers (Oxford, Miss.) vs. John Curtis Christian School Patriots (River Ridge, La.) – 3 p.m.
Leesville HS Wampus Cats (Leesville, La.) vs. Captain Shreve HS Gators (Shreveport, La.) – 7 p.m.
NOTE: All games are Central Standard Time