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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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Our Mission

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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Notice of Job Opportunity at the IGHSAU

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Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union

The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union is accepting applications for a sport administrator to oversee assigned junior high and high school sports. The sport administrator is responsible for all aspects of the assigned sport(s) regional and state-qualifying championships.  Additional responsibilities include administrative tasks as assigned within the IGHSAU.  This position reports directly to the Senior Associate Director or Executive Director.  This is a full-time, 12-month position with benefits.

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Tentative Tennis Classification


Please review the following TENTATIVE classifications for the 2017 Girls Tennis Season. Class 2A is comprised of the largest 48 schools;  Class 1A the rest. Please double check your BEDs number and contact Craig Ihnen ( at the IGHSAU if there are any errors. Ties in enrollment will result in the FIRST alphabetical school moving into the larger class.

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