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Higher levels of participation in sports during high school is associated with higher ratings of physical health, general emotional and mental health.

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The IGHSAU promotes, directs, protects and regulates amateur interscholastic athletic relationship for junior high and secondary girls between member schools.

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THe IGHSAU is the only organization in the nation solely devoted to interscholastic competition for girls. Over 70,000 girls in Iowa compete in an IGHSAU-sponsored activity

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2015-2016 By-Laws

2015-2016 By-Laws of the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union   Article I MEMBERSHIP AND DUES Section 1. All Senior and Junior High schools in the state desiring membership or associate membership in I.G.H.S.A.U. may make application to the Board of Directors....

2015-2016 ADMINISTRATIVE REGULATIONS

 BOYS ON GIRLS TEAMS “Males shall be excluded from female athletic teams.” This action by the Iowa Girls’ High School Athletic Union Board of Directors, September 9, 1990. “… because the purpose of Title IX is to provide females with more opportunities, because...