2018 NDHSAA Dakota Bowl Football Finals set for November 9

October 30, 2018 10:00 am

The 2018 North Dakota High School Activities Association Dakota Bowl Football Finals will be held November 9 at the FARGODOME located at 1800 N University Drive North Fargo, ND 58102-2241. Todd Olson, Athletic Director of Fargo Public Schools will serve as tournament manager.

Dakota Bowl Information:

·       The current four division playoff format (Division AAA, AA, A and 9-man) was started in 1997.

·       The Dakota Bowl was first organized in 1993 and this fall marks the event’s 26th year of hosting the NDHSAA’s football championships.

·       High School state football championship games in North Dakota date back to 1910.

·       Official NDHSAA state football championship games were first played in 1975. At that time there were A, B and 9-man divisions.

·       Awards will be presented following the conclusion of each game.

·       Ticket prices: All Day (Adult: $14+venue charge, Student: $6+venue charge)

·       Television coverage – Dakota Bowl coverage will be aired on the following television stations:

WDAY – Fargo | WDAZ – Grand Forks | KBMY – Bismarck | KMCY – Minot

DAKOTA BOWL XXVI ONLINE VIDEO STREAM: www.inforum.com/wday-live

Dakota Bowl Schedule:

9:10 a.m. – Division A State Championship

20 min. after A final – 9-man State Championship

20 min. after 9-man final – Division AA State Championship

6:40 p.m. – Division AAA State Championship

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