Football Tournament Information


The 2017 North Dakota High School Activities Association Dakota Bowl Football Finals will be held November 10 at the Fargodome located at 1800 N University Drive North Fargo, ND 58102-2241. Todd Olson, Activities Director of Fargo Public Schools will serve as tournament manager.

Dakota Bowl Information:

Live Results, History and Game Day Information

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  • 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 25th 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 Schedule:

9:10 a.m. 9-man State Championship
20 min. after 9-man final Division A State Championship
20 min. after A final Division AA State Championship
6:40 p.m. Division AAA State Championship

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Updated 11/07/2017