News & Announcements from the IHSAA

Browse the quarterly IHSAA Bulletin, board meeting briefs, seasonal announcements, press releases, and more.

IHSAA awards: Officials Hall of Fame, Sports Media, Sports Medicine

IHSAA awards: Officials Hall of Fame, Sports Media, Sports Medicine

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – At Thursday night’s Class 3A football state championship game, the IHSAA will present annual award winners and Iowa read more

Football: IHSSN Updates

Football: IHSSN Updates

The Iowa High School Sports Network, the exclusive television and streaming rights-holder for select IHSAA state tournament events, has read more

Playoff Brackets: Semifinals & Finals

Playoff Brackets: Semifinals & Finals

  2019 IHSAA FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS Semifinals: November 14-16 Finals: November 21-22   PLAYOFF INFORMATION Tickets for first round and read more

Watch: Football Playoffs, Quarterfinals

Watch: Football Playoffs, Quarterfinals

Friday’s Quarterfinals Live Streams   The IHSAA makes lead-up postseason events available for broadcasting access by NFHS Network, read more

Cross Country: State Meet Results

Cross Country: State Meet Results

2019 Iowa High School State Cross Country Championships Saturday, November 2, 2019 Kennedy Park, Fort Dodge - Tickets: $10   ... read more

Playoff Brackets: First Round & Quarterfinals

Playoff Brackets: First Round & Quarterfinals

2019 IHSAA FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS First Round: Friday, November 1 Quarterfinals: Friday, November 8   PLAYOFF SCORE LISTCLASS 4A FINAL ... read more

Watch: Football Playoffs, First Round

Watch: Football Playoffs, First Round

Friday’s First Round Live Streams   The IHSAA makes lead-up postseason events available for broadcasting access by NFHS Network, ... read more

Playoff Qualifiers & Final RPI

Playoff Qualifiers & Final RPI

Announcing the 16 playoff qualifying teams in each of the 6 football classifications with a full listing of the final RPI rankings. read more

Football: District title scenarios in Week 9

Football: District title scenarios in Week 9

Who’s in? Breaking down district title races and playoff qualifying scenarios ahead of Week 9   With just one game left in the ... read more

IHSAA Fall 2019 Bulletin

IHSAA Fall 2019 Bulletin

INSIDE ISSUE NO. 591 BRACKETS AFTER THE BLAZE Ballard’s 2019 state wrestling champ, Skyler Noftsger, lost his prized wrestling medals ... read more

Playoff RPI – After Week 8

Playoff RPI – After Week 8

2019 IHSAA FOOTBALL PLAYOFF RPI Third edition – October 21, 2019   Class 4A Class 3A Class 2A Class 1A Class A Eight-Player   read more

Cross Country: State Qualifying Meet Assignments

Cross Country: State Qualifying Meet Assignments

State Qualifying Meet assignments for all four classes of co-ed Cross Country, set 3 or 4 p.m. starts on Thursday, October 24. CLASS 4A read more

Playoff RPI – After Week 7

Playoff RPI – After Week 7

2019 IHSAA Football Playoff RPI Second edition – October 14, 2019   Class 4A Class 3A Class 2A Class 1A Class A Eight-Player ... read more

2019-20 Advisory Committees

2019-20 Advisory Committees

IHSAA 2019-20 Advisory Committees & Members Sport and Election Committees *Updated August 12, 2019 Sport Advisory Committees ... read more

District Football Standings

District Football Standings

View 2019 district football standings via the IHSAA app below: 4A Standings 3A Standings 2A Standings 1A Standings A Standings ... read more

2019 IHSAA Football Hall of Fame honorees

2019 IHSAA Football Hall of Fame honorees

Announcing the 2019 IHSAA Football Hall of Fame class Brief highlights on six former Iowa high school football stars to be inducted at ... read more

Parents and Adult Fans: The Biggest Challenge Facing High School Sports Today

Parents and Adult Fans: The Biggest Challenge Facing High School Sports Today

From Karissa Niehoff, executive director of the National Federation of State High School Associations and Tom Keating, executive ... read more

Board Meeting Brief: August 2019

Board Meeting Brief: August 2019

Back to school updates for 2019-20 athletic year; Classification Committee forming BOONE, Iowa - As fall sport practices begin, the ... read more

2019 RPI Information

2019 RPI Information

IHSAA FOOTBALL 2019 RATINGS PERCENTAGE INDEX The IHSAA began using RPI in 2018 to determine its at-large playoff qualifiers. Below is ... read more

IHSAA Summer 2019 Bulletin

IHSAA Summer 2019 Bulletin

Inside Issue No. 590 From the Desk Welcome Tom Keating, the IHSAA's new executive director. A long-time school teacher, coach, and ... read more

Board Meeting Brief: June 2019

Board Meeting Brief: June 2019

Officiating opened to high schoolers for sub-varsity contests; scrimmage travel loosened BOONE, Iowa - In an effort to increase the ... read more

Board Meeting Brief: April 2019

Board Meeting Brief: April 2019

Football, wrestling tournaments add qualifying adjustments; spring postseason assignments BOONE, Iowa – With new state tournament ... read more

IHSAA Spring 2019 Bulletin

IHSAA Spring 2019 Bulletin

Inside Issue No. 589 IHSAA News Read about and get to know Tom Keating, the IHSAA's next executive director. A long-time school ... read more