VISD superintendent Jeff Byrd stated that tickets for the home opener Friday against Gainesville will be available to the general public on Wednesday and Thursday. Due to capacity restrictions, from Covid-19 protocal, only 1,500 tickets will be sold to Vernon fans. No tickets will be available at the gate, and those planning to attend the game must show a ticket at the gate before they will be allowed to enter. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students. They are being sold at the VISD Transportation Building, at 1401 Main Street, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., both Wednesday and Thursday. There is a limit of four tickets per person.