The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union has released the pairings for this year's Vollleyball tournaments.
For the schools in the Chronicle Times' coverage area:
In Region 1 of Class 1A, Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn will play Newell-Fonda in their first match on Wednesday, Oct. 19 in Marcus. The winner of that contest will play the winner of the Storm Lake St. Mary's - Kingsley-Pierson match on Tuesday, Oct. 25, also in Marcus.
River Valley also plays its first tournament match at home, as they take on Charter Oak-Ute on Oct. 19 in Correctionville. The winner of that game will meet the winner of the Whiting-West Harrison game on Tuesday, Oct. 25 in Mondamin.
In Region 1 of Class 2A, Cherokee takes on Hinton on Tuesday, October 18 in Hinton, with the winner going on to meet the winner of the Lawton-Bronson - Woodbury Central match in Hinton on Tuesday, October 25.
Alta-Aurelia and Ridge View will square off against each other in a first-round game in Schaller on Tuesday, Oct. 18, and the winner will meet the OA-BCIG - MVAO winner in Mapleton on Tuesday, October 25.
In Region 2, South O'Brien plays Pocahontas Area/Pomeroy-Palmer in Paullina on Tuesday, October 18, with the winner matching up on Tuesday, October 25 against the Unity Christian - HMS winner. That game will also be in Paullina.
All games start at 7 p.m., and gate admission will be $5.