Washington state football championships to stay in Tacoma Dome

Tacoma Dome

by Jeff Fisher

The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association has reached a three-year agreement with the Tacoma Dome to keep the state football championships there through 2018.  Earlier this month, the WIAA announced that the semifinals were moving away from the facility over costs.

The Tacoma Dome has hosted the championships since 1995.  The WIAA had considered moving the championships to the University of Washington.

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Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.