This is just a reminder to to be sure to nominate your athletes for the various scholarships available. The IGCA (our parent organization) has scholarships available for female athletes. Those scholarships along with others are available on our site here:


If you have others that you would like listed please let me know.

Congrats to this year’s Coaches of the Year!

Boys 1A – Red Oak – Mike Webb
Boys 2A – Council Bluffs, TJ – Diane Storey
Boys 3A – Davenport, North – Jeff Strouth

Girls 1A – Louisa-Muscatine – Alan Jordan
Girls 2A – Fort Dodge – Nick Vinson
Girls 3A – Waukee – Chris Roberts

Poll results:
With nearly 70 coaches responding thus far, opinions are as follows:

Nearly unanimously, coaches felt:
-Individual awards are important to state tournament

3 to 1, coaches reported:
-Teams should not be allowed to bowl on their home lanes at sub-state
-I would prefer to have everyone bowl against each other at the same time (like we do at state currently)

2/3 of coaches felt:
-All bowlers at state tournament should be eligible for individual awards
-2 games are NOT enough to determine an individual state champion