MAYFIELD, KY (KFVS) - Officials with Mayfield Independent Schools have announced that schools within the district will be closed on Friday, December 6.
Schools will be closed so that faculty, staff and students may support the Mayfield Cardinal Football team at the state championship game.
The Cardinals will defend their championship title against the Williamsburg Yellowjackets at Western Kentucky University’s Houchens Industries L.T. Smith Stadium Friday at 11 a.m. Classes will resume Monday, Dec. 9. The make-up day will be Friday, Dec. 20.
There will be a pep rally at Mayfield High School on Thursday at 2 p.m. Members of the community are welcomed to attend and help encourage the team to its 10th state title.
Tickets for the Class A State Championship game are on sale at MHS during regular school hours through Thursday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $9 in advance and $11 at the gate.