Classes 2A, 1A, A, and 8P — October 22, 2021
Assignments for the first round of the 50th year of the Iowa High School Athletic Association’s Football Playoffs are now available for Classes 2A, 1A, A, and 8P.
First round games in these classes are scheduled for 7 p.m. on Friday, October 22. Digital tickets will be available through the IHSAA Tickets page and go on sale at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, October 19.
District standings and qualifiers were released following Friday’s Week 8 games, with district placement determining first round hosts. For complete qualifying and assignment instructions, please view the 2021 Postseason Manual.
First round assignments for Classes 5A, 4A, and 3A will be available next week, following their Week 9 regular season contests. The round of 16 in all classes will feature four four-team pods, with the winners of those pods advancing to the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls for the state semifinals and finals.