State tourney information
Advance Tickets for Blue Earth Area State Wrestling at the Excel Center on Thursday, Feb. 27, in St. Paul, will be sold on Monday, Feb. 24, and Tuesday, Feb. 25, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Blue Earth Area High School office. The prices for the tickets are $16 for adults and $10 for students per session. There are two sessions for the day.
Session one is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and session two is from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Blue Earth Area will wrestle two times in session one. If they win one of the two matches in session one, then they will wrestle in session two.
It should be noted these advance sale tickets cannot be used as part of the season book or daily pass. They are single-session tickets only. Please do not buy a ticket in advance from the school if you want to get a daily pass or season book later on.
Fan buses will be available for the State Wrestling Tournament on Feb. 27. The Blue Earth Area Bucs will compete on Thursday, Feb. 27, at 9 a.m. and throughout the day at the Excel Center in St. Paul.
Buses will depart from the front school parking lot at the high school at 6 a.m.
Buses will depart from the Excel Center 30 minutes after the completion of the wrestlers’ last dual meet of the day.
Sign up will be at the Activities Office at the Blue Earth Area High School until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 25. You must sign up in advance to ride.
There will be a $10 charge to ride the bus.
The fan bus is available for all fans of any age; however, students eighth grade and under will need to be accompanied by an adult.
For those unable to make the trip to St. Paul, South Space Media will livestream every match and there is no charge for viewing. You may find the stream at www.prepspotlight.tv.