SHERMAN, Texas (KTEN) - Battle of the Ax football tickets go on sale Monday, August 23rd at 7:30 am and will be for sale online only this year. 

Many Sherman and Denison fans will remember the years of camping out for tickets and waking up super early in the morning to be at the box office, but that is no more. 

Sherman Athletic Director Bob Jones said in a statement that the link to purchase tickets will remain open until they are sold out. The link will be opened at 7:30am on Monday. 

Click here for the link to purchase tickets. 

There will be approximately 5,500 tickets solid for the 123rd Battle of the Ax. The game played between Sherman and Denison is the longest running rivalry in the state of Texas.