WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
The Class 9A championship will be held Thursday, Nov. 8 beginning at 10 a.m. at the DakotaDome in Vermillion.
The game, like all state championship football games, is being televised on S.D. Public Broadcasting.
The game is also being broadcast by KJAM 103.1 FM/1390 AM out of Madison.
The Courier will be tweeting updates and photos from the sidelines, with full coverage at freemansd.com later Thursday.
Tickets may be purchased using the “tickets” tab at goyotes.com, or at the Dome beginning 90 minutes before kickoff.
The team will be celebrated on the second floor of the Lumber Mill Bar and Grill in downtown Vermillion at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday. All are invited.
A win Thursday would be the 10th football title between the two schools. Freeman won five as the Flyers and Canistota won four as the Hawks.