Pre-Sale Tickets Available and Information for Football Opener v. Howard at Mercer

MACON, Ga. – FPD head football coach Greg Moore has announced the pre-sale tickets for the Vikings’ season opener against Howard High School at Mercer University on Saturday, August 27 are now available.

Tickets are $7 and are available for purchase in The Viking Store on campus inside the Middlebrooks Athletic Center. Pre-sale tickets will end at 1 p.m. on Friday, August 26.

Tickets at the gate will be $10.

FPD will kickoff against Howard at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Macon Touchdown Club Middle Georgia Kickoff Classic.

Mercer University’s Five Star Stadium will host the event. FPD’s game is the second on the schedule for the evening, with Central and Mount de Sales playing at 5 p.m.

Concessions will be available during the game from the Mercer University Athletic Department.

The bands for each school will also play at halftime of the contest.

Only GHSA passes will be allowed for entry without a purchased game ticket.

Parking is free, but fans are encouraged to arrive early due to the game scheduled before FPD and Howard.

FPD is 1-1 all-time against Howard, winning 26-25 in overtime in 2014 at Austin Childers Field at George S. Johnson Stadium. The Vikings dropped last year’s contest against the Huskies at Mercer 38-17.

Check for more coverage of FPD’s season opener leading up to August 27.

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