Assignments for the IHSAA’s 2023 tennis postseason in Class 2A and Class 1A are now available. For the first time, this includes separate assignments for Singles & Doubles district sites and a Team substate format, with matchups and sites to be determined via coaches seeding meetings.
District meets are set for Monday, May 8. The IHSAA State Individual Tennis Tournament will be played on May 23-24 in Iowa City (2A) and Waterloo (1A).
Team substate meets will take place on Friday, May 12 and Wednesday, May 17. The IHSAA State Team Tennis Tournament is scheduled for May 31-June 1 in Waukee (2A) and Iowa City (1A).
Admission to tennis postseason lead-up meets is complimentary. Host schools or sites may charge for parking at surrounding areas.
2023 DISTRICT ASSIGNMENTS
These meets are currently set for Monday, May 8 in both Class 2A and Class 1A. The rain date for these events is Tuesday, May 9. Host sites were announced April 13.
Individual qualifiers from these meets advance to the 2023 IHSAA State Individual Tennis Tournament, set for May 23-24 in Iowa City (2A) and Waterloo (1A). Each class will feature 16 state singles qualifiers and 16 state doubles qualifiers out of eight district sites.
With the new team postseason format in 2023, district tournaments will have no impact on substate assignments or team state tournament qualification.
SINGLES & DOUBLES
Monday, May 8
8 a.m. coaches meeting, play to follow
2023 SUBSTATE BRACKETS
Team substate meets are currently set for Friday, May 12 and Wednesday, May 17 in both Class 2A and Class 1A. The first and second round duals will take place at one site on the first date. Substate finals will take place on the second date.
Seedings for substate brackets have been determined by coaches meetings. Substate pairings have been released as of May 3.
The highest remaining seeding out of each second round will host the substate final. Dual times are as follows below, unless otherwise noted.
Eight qualifiers in each class will advance to the 2023 IHSAA State Team Tennis Tournament, set for May 31 and June 1 in Waukee (2A) and Iowa City (1A).
TEAM: FIRST & SECOND ROUND
Friday, May 12
12:00—Second Round (> 60 minutes following first round)
TEAM: SUBSTATE FINAL
Wednesday, May 17
Released: May 3
Released: April 27