Pre-Sale Tickets for Football vs. Stratford Now Available

MACON, Ga. – The FPD Athletic Department and Athletic Director Greg Moore are pleased to announce that pre-sale tickets for FPD’s home Class-A Region 7 game against the Stratford Academy Eagles are on sale today, Wednesday, Oct. 12, through Friday, Sept. Oct. 14, until 1 p.m.

Tickets are $5 each and will be available in the Viking Store in the Middlebrooks Athletics Center Lobby.

Tickets will be $7 per person at the gate on Friday night.

“We hope to see a big crowd this Friday,” Moore said. “We are excited about playing in front of our home crowd and our kids are working hard every day getting ready to play.”

Plenty of pre-game events will be offered on Friday night.

Viking Fanfare returns on the practice field between the FPD Softball Complex and George S. Johnson Stadium at 4:30 p.m.

At 5 and 6 p.m., 13WMAZ will conduct its “#Tailgate13” show at Viking Fanfare with anchors Frank Malloy and Ben Jones.

The Viking Walk will also take place just after 6 p.m.

Friday’s rivalry game is also Viking Football League Night recognition. Players will run out with the Vikings onto the field before kickoff and teams will be honored at halftime.

Kickoff against the Eagles is set for 7:30 p.m. at Austin Childers Field at George S. Johnson Stadium on Friday night.

FPD (5-1, 1-1 Reg. 7-A) defeated Wilkinson County 35-17 last Friday, Oct. 7, on Homecoming 2016.

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