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Softball State Tournament Spectator Information

Ticket Sales

NO presale tickets will be available.  Spectators will be limited to no more than 6 tickets. 

Ticket sales for each session will begin one hour before the allotted session is scheduled to begin.  Each ticket will allow admittance for ONE SESSION

There are 13 Sessions Wednesday through Saturday of the state tournament at McCombs (UT) and 1 session on Friday at Dillon Field (UMHB).  Session breakdown is denoted on the Tournament Schedule (  Each 5A & 6A semifinal game and all final games will be its own session.

NOTE: All games may not start at their scheduled times due to issues like weather, extra innings from previous games, etc.

  • Student$7.00 per session
  • Adult$12.00 per session
  • All-Tournament$85.00
  • Coaches All-Tournament$45.00

Spectator Parking - UT

Pre-pay parking cashiers will be available at 21st street and Concho St. at $5 per vehicle.  Fans can purchase a $5 parking pass to park in any of the following lots on a space-available basis: Lots 109, 110, 113, 114, 119 (gravel lot located at the corner of MLK and Leona), and 121 (new gravel lot located off of 20th St.). Display your pay receipt on dashboard; otherwise, you could receive a citation. 

Parking on several neighborhood streets near the Facilities Complex have changed and will be restricted to Residential Permit Parking (RPP) from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily, including weekends. The following streets will have restricted parking-

  • Leona and Salina Streets between Manor Road and Martin Luther King, Jr., Boulevard
  • East 20th, East 21st, and East 22nd Streets between Leona and Chicon Streets.

Signs simply says “RPP” and “No Parking”.  You will be ticketed by the Austin Police Department for parking in an RPP area.
As a reminder, Longhorn Lots 109, 111, 113, 114, 119 and 121 are available for all UT permit parking (except M).  You can view these lots at  Thank you for being considerate of our neighbors by using available UT parking. University of Texas Parking & Transportation Services administrates all parking rules and fees.

Neither UT Athletics nor the UIL office has control over University parking procedures.  If you have any questions about University of Texas parking procedures, please go to or email questions to

Spectator Parking - UMHB

Parking at Dillon Field (UMHB) is free of charge.



Please be advised that during the tournament the weather may be extremely warm and the spectator stands are exposed to direct sunlight. Please plan accordingly by bringing sunscreen, a hat, and/or one empty water bottle per person to be refilled in the stadium.  


Fans, coaches and players shall observe good sportsmanship at all times.

Prohibited Items

The following items are not allowed at Red McCombs Field.

  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Banners
  • Beverage containers (except for one empty water bottle per person)
  • Cameras (with professional, detachable long-lenses)
  • Coolers
  • Food
  • Flagpoles
  • Tripods


Only service dogs are permitted inside Red & Charline McCombs Field.  Any other type of animal is not permitted. The service dog should be wearing identifiable attire and be harnessed or tethered in some fashion.  For the UT Animals on Campus policy, visit


Programs and t-shirts will be on sale throughout the tournament. 


Signs, flags or banners are not permitted in the stadium. No signs, flags or banners of any size may be affixed to the facility. Items that can be held by one individual, reflect good sportsmanship, and do not block the view of other ticket patrons may be permitted.


Only homemade handheld noisemakers will be allowed.  No artificial noisemakers will be allowed.


1st Photo Texas is the official photographer for UIL.  Game photos can be ordered through their website,   


Up to 12 cheerleaders and mascots in uniform will be allowed in free of charge along with their sponsor. Cheerleaders and fans are to stay off the field at all times. As a part of the crowd during this event, we expect cheerleaders to lead the crowd in enthusiastic and tasteful chants and cheers. Behavior before, during and after the game reflects upon your school.

Awards Presentation

Teams that do not advance to the finals will receive a plaque for the school and bronze medals. The UIL Staff will make a short presentation on the field following each semi-final game.  The state champion and runner-up teams will receive awards and should be ready for the ceremony as soon as the championship game is over. Both teams should line up on their respective sidelines to be draped.