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IHSBCA STATE RANKINGS

Van Meter (2A) and Martensdale-St.Marys (1A) top the final small-school rankings by the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association. Van Meter and MSTM were ranked #1 in the preseason and kept the top spot in the shortened-season rankings. Dowling Catholic (4A) and Central DeWitt (3A) top the big schools in their penultimate rankings.

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IOWA SOYBEAN ASSOCIATION SUMMER SERIES

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Baseball has returned to Principal Park. But it isn’t the Iowa Cubs playing. It is high school teams from all around Central Iowa as the state resumes high school athletics during a worldwide pandemic.

The games are part of the Iowa Soybean Association Summer Series of 16 high school games at Principal Park.

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2020 STATE TOURNAMENT

The 2020 Iowa high school state baseball tournament is set for July 24 through August 1 at Principal Park in Des Moines. It will be the 16th season for the tournament at the home of the Iowa Cubs.

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STATE TOURNAMENT FANS: KEEP THAT FOUL BALL

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Fans can keep foul balls hit into the stands during state tournament games, thanks to our good friends at the Iowa Soybean Association. There are an average of 750 baseballs used each year during the state tournament. And most of them go home with fans.

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OUR 10 FAVORITE STATE TOURNAMENT GAMES AT PRINCIPAL PARK

We tried to do the impossible. Start with 418 state tournament games at Principal Park and pick 10 favorites. Lots of underdogs and upsets and extra-inning games. Thrilling victories. Heart-breaking defeats. One thing is clear: It’s been 16 years of great tournament baseball. Enjoy. [Note: Our favorite state tournament photo is above.]

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FORMER PLAYERS NOW WORK THE STATE TOURNAMENT

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The state baseball tournament moved to Des Moines in 2005, and since then, lots of talented baseball players have showcased their skills at Principal Park. The list includes players who went on to play in college, in the minor leagues and in the major leagues. And players who went on to work for the host Iowa Cubs. Read more for a look at those who played in the state tournament at Principal Park — and work (or have worked) for the Iowa Cubs.

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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE. PROFESSIONAL RESULTS.

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As an industry leader in the state, Iowa Sports Turf Management will take your fields to the next level. Our accomplished professionals have experience with top-level facilities throughout the region. The specialized nature of our company sets us apart from any other. Our high-quality services result in increased playability and enhance the aesthetic appearance of your facility. Visit our website for more details.

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PHOTO FLASHBACK: 2010

Seth Nutting and the Southeast Warren Warhawks faced Remsen St. Mary’s in the first round of the Class 1A state tournament. 

Photo by Charlie Phillips

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