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By Mike Petersen
Sports Editor & Staff Writer 

Changes in store for 2021 high school football season

Postseason state wrestling to proceed with limited spectators

 

January 28, 2021



Changes are in store for regular and postseason football as a result of action taken by the Iowa High School Athletic Association’s board of control on Jan. 21.

The board approved adding one classification of football for the 2021 season, which had been recommended by a joint classification meeting with the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union.

Class 5A will be added to 11-player football to reduce the disparity in enrollment in the largest class, and to increase the number of participating teams and student-athletes in the postseason.

Also approved were separate scheduling and playoff p...



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