CSU-Pueblo ThunderBowl

The Neta and Eddie DeRose ThunderBowl in Pueblo.

The Colorado High School Activities Association and Friends of Football has received approved variance requests for 3,100 fans per game at CSU-Pueblo's Neta & Eddie DeRose Thunderbowl for the spring football championships, scheduled for next week.

Social distancing and masks are required for all spectators, the release said.

The 2021 eight-man championship game is scheduled for Thursday at 7 p.m. Classes 3A and 4A will play next Friday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., respectively. Class 3A and 5A will play on Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., respectively.

The Pikes Peak region is guaranteed at least one team in the 3A state championship next week with an all-local semifinal match between No. 2 The Classical Academy and No. 6 Sand Creek on Saturday. Manitou Springs (2A), Harrison and Falcon (4A) are also still in the hunt for a state championship and will play in the state semifinals this weekend.

Tickets are on sale now. Individual game tickets are $15, and a Pueblo Pass for all five championship games is available for $30.