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Track and Field: State Qualifying Meet Assignments

By Jason Van Arkel, April 10, 2018

For prep track and field athletes, Drake Stadium and the state track meet is the ultimate goal. To get there, they all have to perform their best the week before at state qualifying.

This year’s state qualifying meets will take place Thursday, May 10th. On Tuesday, the Iowa High School Athletic Association and the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union announced the assignments for those co-ed qualifying meets. The assignments for our area schools are listed below, separated by class.


Ottumwa will run in the meet at Iowa City High.


Fairfield will run in the meet at Mount Pleasant. Oskaloosa will run in the meet at Pella.


Albia, Centerville, Davis County, Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont, Pekin and Van Buren will all run in the meet at EBF.


Cardinal and Sigourney will run in the meet at WACO. Moravia and Twin Cedars will run in the meet at Central Decatur.


The state track meets takes place May 17 through May 19th.