Postseason assignments for all classes are now available for the 2021 baseball postseason.

Postseason competition begins with one scheduled preliminary round game in 1A on Thursday, July 8. First round district games for 2A and 1A are set for Saturday, July 10. First round substate games for 4A and 3A are scheduled for Friday, July 16.

Pairings for 2A and 1A will be available the week of June 28 following coaches’ seeding meetings. For bracket purposes, the winners of District 1 and District 2 will play in Substate 1, the winners of District 3 and District 4 will play in Substate 2, and so on. Assignments for Class 4A and Class 3A will be released Friday, June 25.

Eight teams from each class advance to the 2021 state tournament, which will be hosted in Carroll for 2A and 1A, and Iowa City for 4A and 3A. Quarterfinals in Carroll begin July 26, while quarterfinals in Iowa City start July 28.


Substates: 4A, 3A | Districts: 2A, 1A


Tickets are $6 for district games and $8 for substate finals. Digital tickets will be made available through the IHSAA Tickets page once matchups are set. All host sites will use digital ticketing for the 2021 baseball postseason. 


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