Girls' wrestling to be sanctioned by IGHSAU in 2022-23
February 3, 2022
The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union Board of Directors voted unanimously to sanction girls' wrestling as the organization's 11th sport.
The vote was made at the IGHSAU board meeting on Jan. 12 and was announced prior to the start of the championship round of the Iowa Wrestling Coaches and Officials girls' state wrestling tournament at Coralville. The first IGHSAU-sanctioned season will take place during the 2022-23 school year.
"We think there's a great foundation in place for the success of this sport and we intend to fully support these girls as they continue their pursuit of champi...