Girls cross country kicks off August 12 with meets starting August 26. Iowa has four classes of cross country. The largest 48 schools participate in class 4A, the next 64 participate in 3A, the next 72 participate in 2A and the remaining schools participate in class 1A.

The state qualifying meet for all classes will be on October 24, 2019. The co-ed Iowa State High School Cross Country meet will be held Saturday, November 2nd at Kennedy Park in Fort Dodge.

For questions about cross country, please contact Gary Ross at