• The annual Gateway Scholars Football Classic will be held on Saturday, September 3, 2022, in East St. Louis, Illinois. The feature game will include the Illinois 2019 Class 6A State Champions – the East St. Louis Flyers. 

    Thousands of fans will descend upon East St. Louis to witness and experience the battle of the best:

    - TBD top 8th Grade Teams at 12:00 p.m.

    - IMG Academy Ascenders (FL) vs De Smet Spartans (MO) at 3:00 p.m.

    - East St. Louis Flyers (IL) vs Christian Brothers College Cadets (MO) at 6:00 p.m.

    - Exhibition youth scrimmage play during half-time of the 6:00 p.m. game

    Tickets will be available soon. All day access tickets are $10/each. No re-entry.

Gateway Scholars Football Classic Tickets

  • Tickets are $10 for All Day Game Access        (No Re-Entry)

    Advance Tickets are available at participating high schools or the East St. Louis Sr. High School Clyde C. Jordan Stadium Gate.

    For more information, please call 618-646-3700.