Friday, December 2, 2016

Info for Clinton-Pearl Champeenship Game

Big game tonight in Starkpatch, as Clinton and Pearl face off to see who will be the Heavyweight Champ in Mississippi high school football.  The city of Clinton posted the following information for the game tonight:


Here are more details and logistical information for the MHSAA/Blue Cross & Blue Shield Gridiron Classic (6A State Championship) game to be held Friday at Mississippi State University.

Tickets at the game are $15. Gates open at 9 a.m. Tickets are general admission and no reserved seating is available. There are no pass-outs or refunds. Children 5 and under will be admitted without a ticket. 

 Schedule:
- 3:45 p.m. Team pregame meal
- 4:50 p.m. Team Walk at The Junction leading into the stadium (Similar to a pre-game pep rally; all students, parents and fans are encouraged to attend this event and cheer on the Arrows!)
- 6:30 p.m. Pre-game Awards (Scholar-Athlete of the Game)
- 7:09 p.m. Kickoff
- Halftime: College Savings Mississippi is hosting a contest (similar to what they do at the Egg Bowl) with the winner receiving a scholarship.

 - Post-game: Award ceremony for winners and runners-up

Clinton is the home team at this game. Our fans sit on the west side of the stadium, our players will wear dark jerseys, and our band will play the National Anthem.

If you purchase a ticket at the gate, go to the West Side box office, and all Arrows fans should enter through West Side Gate A. There will be no access to upper levels for this event.


Souvenir programs will be available for $5 at the stadium. Extra programs (if available) may be purchased after the game through the MHSAA.

Stadium prohibited items:
No video cameras or videotaping will be allowed. Air horns, bullhorns, sirens, and vuvuzela horns are not allowed at MHSAA events. Cannons, umbrellas, propane heaters, ice chests, outside food or drink, weapons, alcohol or tobacco, and any items deemed inappropriate, hazardous or unsafe by venue personnel are not allowed. Cow bells ARE allowed.

The clear-bag policy is in effect for this game:


Broadcast information:
All state championship football games will be televised live. In the Jackson metro area, the channel is WAPT 16.2 on ME TV.

The Clinton vs. Pearl game will be live streamed online at www.misshsaa.tv. This is not a free service. Subscription cost is $9.95/month.

Star 93.5 FM will broadcast the game on the radio. 



CHS cheerleaders are selling red crew neck sweatshirts for fans to wear to the championship game. The game is a Red Out. Sweatshirts are $20 and may be purchased at the CHS library during school hours through Friday (sizes/avaibility on a first-come, first-served basis). This is the shirt design:




In the interest of safety, Friday will be a half day in CPSD to allow families and fans time to safely travel to Starkville. School lunch will NOT be served and dismissal times are as follows:


Clinton Park, Northside and Eastside: 11:15 a.m.
Lovett and CJHS: 12:20 p.m.
Sumner Hill and CHS: 1 p.m.

Mark your calendars: Friday's half-day will be made up on the last day of school, May 26, 2017, which will now be a full day of school.


17 comments:

PittPanther said...

Shutting down the entire school system early, for a football game. We know where their priorities are, even in a so-called "good" school district.

Oh well. Good luck to Clinton. Take out the trash.

Anonymous said...

Talk to the MHSAA, they are the one's requiring schools to travel to a remote corner of the state. Schools in the south half of the state should be po'd.

Anonymous said...

Since Kingfish only published the CLINTON info Here's Pearl's:
They will do their walk through at 5pm ALL PIRATES are invited to attend.
Approximately 9:30 the PIRATES will hoist the 6A trophy in the air as the 6A State Champions.

PittPanther said...

I can understand the high school closing, but the entire school system? That's ridiculous. That will be a wasted half day for most people, that will need to be made up.

If you want to go to the game, take a day off and pull your kid out of school that day.

Anonymous said...

11:49--it's going to take a perfect game by Pearl to beat Clinton. The Arrows have a Senior QB that has thrown for 29 TD and run for 29 TD this year. The previous record was 25.

That QB isn't going to let the Arrows lose tonight. However, congratulations to both teams on making the state final game.

We Ring True said...

I'm sure Coach Mullins will be there so all the kids who want to play for him next year can meet him. #HAILSTATE #TSUNSUCKS

Anonymous said...

"Coach Mullins." That's a good one. It's Mullen, you idiot. Must hot have actually attended that school you seem to be so proud of. At least I hope you didn't. #doublewidemuch

Anonymous said...

A lot of ignorant arrogance going on in this thread. Maybe it's just rival talk.

Anonymous said...

11:49. This is 1:30. Wasn't my prediction spot-on???

Anonymous said...

PittPanter you either don't have children or don't care about children? Did it dawn on you that maybe many of the families have high school and lower school aged children? And maybe some of the teachers in lower school have children on the team? This isn't China. We can have more than one child in the USA.

Triple Reverse Hut Hut said...

The championship games are rotated among the three division 1 campi in this state, for the goob who thinks this is a chance for 'mullins' to recruit unfairly. Meanwhile, Freezus has not been seen at all this week.

The clear-bag policy is idiotic for a high school game, regardless of venue. Bet there were some pissed off fans last night.

Why would 'fans in the south half of the state be pissed off'? Jackson is no longer a safe or attractive venue for these contests. It makes perfect sense to have them in Starkville, Oxford and Hattiesburg in alternating years. Fans love to bundle up and travel to a game like this. Motels are in abundance for this type of game, folks can eat out safely and, more importantly, the kids get to experience a football field venue in which they have never played.

Congratulations to The Arrows and also the runner up for a good season.

PittPanther said...

10:46pm, because I don't think schools should be closed due to a football game implies I don't have kids or care about kids? What a stupid statement, and you're wrong on both counts.

If I didn't care about kids I would do exactly what Clinton did; close the schools. That seems the message that nothing is more important than football. Not academics, not any other extracurriculars.

You can look at my username and tell I love football, and I kiss the ground walked on by Tony Dorsett, Dan Marino, and Larry Fitzgerald. But my priorities are in the proper order, and don't include closing schools due to a game, no matter how important the game.

When Clinton closes schools due to the debate team finals, or the academic bowl finals, or for a band or symphony performance, then I'll believe they have correct priorities.

Anonymous said...

PittPanther: I'm from Johnstown PA--and when our Hockey team played for the AAA State Championship in 1994, the school cancelled class in order for the students to go down to Hershey for the finals. that's only about 75 miles from your oakland paradise..and a big bucket of "O" fries

K-12 shouldn't be all about academics--this was a chance for the students to come together and to have an experience that they will remember all their lives--and they will remember it more than some formula or practice a few more diagrammed sentences on a december friday afternoon....

Anonymous said...

@pitpuma - Clinton will be making up that day later in the year, so de-wad your panties and take your yankee ass back north.

PittPanther said...

4:11pm, Yankee? I'm not from New England...

Funny. The word you use to try to insult me, Yankee, is used by people outside of USA to insult any American, regardless of home state. But I'm pretty sure that 4:11pm hasn't set foot out of the south, let alone out of the country. Heaven forbid he try to broaden his horizons.

Anonymous said...

@pityankee - Bet you a nickel my work experience has taken me to more foreign countries than you'll ever see, let alone my military background. Nice try, dipstick.

Baltimore Terrapin said...

It's now been confirmed. Pitt-Panties was on the high-school debate team, played cornet in the symphony and was a large fan of the aroma of dressing room jock-straps. Plus he got to take names in ninth grade, another highlight of his resume.

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