a graphic advertising the Aug. 27, 2021 varsity football home game

The Melissa Cardinals will face the Celina Bobcats in the first varsity football home game of the season this Friday, Aug. 27, 2021 at Cardinal Stadium. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m.

Senior Night recognitions for football, athletic training, cheerleading, band, and cross country will take place prior to the game, beginning at 7:00 p.m.

  • The game will be live streamed with video on the Melissa ISD YouTube channel with audio commentary by the Melissa Cardinals Network. To watch and listen live, visit www.melissaisd.org/mcnradio. Live streaming will begin with the pregame show at 7:00 p.m.
  • Tickets to the game must be obtained online at www.melissaisd.org/tickets. Ticket options include: single-game general admission (adults and students), football season pass (adults and students), free student-athlete season pass, and free senior citizen season pass.
  • The community is invited to partake in pregame tailgating no earlier than 5:30 p.m. in the official tailgating area, located in front of the Sixth Grade Center. To view the tailgating map, visit www.melissaisd.org/tailgating.