Class 1 and 2A District Baseball Brackets Released

Written by Nathan Bloechl on July 1, 2020

By: Nathan Bloechl — sports@kilj.com 

KILJ — The Class 1 and 2A postseason is just ten days away and today the Iowa High School Athletic Association has released their playoff brackets in both Class 1 and 2A.

Area and regional teams in Class 1A are seeded in 1A-8.

  • Winfield-Mount Union will take on Columbus Community in a play-in game on July 9th at Winfield-Mount Union. The winner of that game will take on top seed Burlington Notre Dame on July 11th at 7:00 p.m.
  • New London will host Wapello at 7:00 p.m. on July 11th in a quarterfinal matchup.
  • Other teams in the region include Lone Tree, who will take on Hillcrest Academy — and Highland, who will battle second seed Lisbon at New London on July 11th at 4:30 p.m.

District Finals in Class 1A will be played on Saturday, July 18th; Substate Finals on July 21st.

In Class 2A, regional teams will compete in Class 2A-10.

  • Van Buren will take on West Burlington at 4:30 p.m. in a play-in bout at Burlington’s Community Field at 4:30 p.m. The winner of that game will get the top-seeded Hawks of Central Lee at 7:00 p.m. in Donnellson on July 14th.
  • Danville will play in the nightcap at Community Field on July 11th against the Falcons of Louisa-Muscatine — they’ll begin at 7:00 p.m. The winner of that fixture will then move on to play Mediapolis, who will play in Donnellson at 4:30 p.m. on July 14th.

The District Final will be played in Donnellson at Central Lee regardless if the Hawks are still playing or not. That game will be July 18th at 7:00 p.m.

KILJ-FM 105.5 will be your home for area playoff action all throughout July.