Courtesy Veronica Castillon,
(Laredo, Tx)-The Laredo Independent School District’s Athletic Department announces the sale of tickets for the 47th annual Martin-Nixon football game, which will be played on Saturday, November 2, at 7:00 p.m. at the Shirley Field Sports Complex. Tickets go on sale Monday, October 28.
Reserved tickets for the game can only be purchased at the Athletic Director’s office, which is located on the North End Zone at Shirley Field. The athletic office will be open Monday- Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Reserved tickets will be sold for $7.00.
General admission tickets will only be sold at Martin and Nixon High School the week of the game for $6.00. Admission for students with an ID card is $3.00. General admission tickets will also be sold at the gate on game day for $7.00.Anyone two years of age or older will need to purchase a ticket for Reserved or General admission seats.
During halftime, LISD will have its annual Veterans Day salute to all of our men and women who have served in the armed forces. All veterans are encouraged to attend the salute. Veterans will be guests of LISD and will need to show their DD 214 card or identify themselves as Veteran’s at the gate. Senior Citizens who present their Gold Cards will be guests of the school district.
Also, all former Martin and Nixon football players are invited to join in their schools at halftime for the players run through.
To ensure the safety of all of spectators and participants, the LISD Police Department will be conducting security checks at all entrances. All handbags, backpacks, and purses will be searched. No alcohol will be allowed on District property, which includes the Civic Center Parking lots. Gates will open at 5:00 p.m. Parkingwill be available at Martin High School, Christen Middle School, Leyendecker Elementary School, and Veterans Field.
For more information on tickets please contact the LISD Athletic Director’s Office at 273-1220.