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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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2014 State Volleyball Schedule

2014 State Volleyball Tournament Schedule  Tuesday, November 11 10:00am         5A Quarterfinals 12:00pm         5A Quarterfinals 2:00pm           4A Quarterfinals 4:00pm           4A Quarterfinals 6:00pm           3A Quarterfinals   Wednesday, November 12...

10/16 Volleyball Milestones

10/16 Volleyball Milestones Ankeny coach Dave Whims collected his 500th career victory at Ankeny when the Hawkettes collected three victories at the Cedar Rapids Prairie Tournament. Whims is Iowa’s leader in career coaching victories with a mark of 978-167 over 35...

10/16 Volleyball Rankings

2014 Iowa High School EIGHTH Volleyball Rankings Compiled by the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Thursday, October 16, 2014  NOTE: These are final rankings for Class 1A & 2A  FINAL Class 1A Rankings School Record LW 1 Holy Trinity...

Regional Volleyball Host Checklist

Regional Volleyball Host Checklist Each tournament site host will receive a packet of information the week of 10/13. Regional Final hosts will receive an additional packet the week of October 27th. Each packet will contain the following items: o Tickets – only use the...