DETROIT – The 2022 MHSAA high school football season will begin on Aug. 25 and the Detroit Sports Commission announced today that online tickets are now available for the 17th Xenith Prep Kickoff Classic to take place Aug. 25-27, 2022, at Tom Adams Field on the campus of Wayne State University in Detroit.
Tickets can be purchased at detroitsports.org/pkctickets and are $12. One ticket provides admission for both games on the day of the ticket purchased. A portion of ticket proceeds benefits the participating schools. Fans will be required to bring their electronic device to activate the ticket at the gate.
The Xenith Prep Kickoff Classic will open at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 25, with the event lid-lifter between Birmingham Brother Rice and Macomb Dakota followed by Sterling Heights Stevenson vs. West Bloomfield at 7 p.m. On Friday, Aug. 26, Allen Park will face Downriver League rival Wyandotte Roosevelt at 4 p.m. with Belleville taking on Novi at 7 p.m. in the nightcap. On Saturday. Aug. 27, Dexter will open against Grosse Pointe South at 1 p.m., followed by River Rouge vs. Cedar Springs in the event finale at 4 p.m.
The mission of the Detroit Sports Commission (DSC) is to market and sell metro Detroit as a premier destination for regional, national and international amateur sporting events. The DSC is a not-for-profit charitable organization, IRS 501 (C) (3), and a subsidiary of Visit Detroit. For more information, visit detroitsports.org.
Based in Detroit, Xenith's mission is to improve the lives of individuals, families, and teams by creating the best fitting football equipment with innovative materials that inspires their ultimate level of confidence, delivers elevated athlete performance and maximum value. From football helmets and shoulder pads, to team uniforms and apparel, Xenith offers a suite of products to outfit athletes and teams from head to ankle. To learn more about Xenith, visit xenith.com and follow on social media on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.