Iowa will have girls high school state wrestling tournament for first time

The Iowa Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association announced that it will hold a girls high school state tournament for the first time this season.

The IWCOA will run the tournament, which will be open to all girls competing on teams sponsored by the Iowa High School Athletic Association.

The tournament will take place Jan. 19 at Waverly-Shell Rock with 10 weight classes: 106 pounds, 113, 120, 126, 132, 138, 152, 170, 195 and 285. The top six wrestlers in each weight will be honored, as will the top three teams in team scoring.

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