KWMT - Fort Dodge, IA - Listen to free internet radio, news, sports, music, and podcasts. Stream live CNN, FOX News Radio, and MSNBC. Plus 100,000 AM/FM radio stations featuring music, news, and local sports talk. Southlake Carroll head football coach Riley Dodge confirmed Tuesday that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and will miss the Class 6A Division 1 state semifinal game against No. 2 Duncanville on.
Carroll head football coach Riley Dodge has confirmed that he tested positive for COVID-19 and will not attend Saturday's semi-final matchup against Duncanville.
According to Carroll ISD, Dodge is doing well after testing positive for the virus, but he will still be self-isolating when the Dragons kick off against the Panthers this weekend.
During Saturday's game, Lee Munn will act as head coach and call the defense, while Chris Smith will call the offense, Carroll ISD said.
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Athletic Director Steve Keasler said the team will continue to follow all safety protocols and social distancing practices in alignment with the guidelines established by the University Interscholastic League.
According to Carroll ISD, contact tracing was conducted, and no other coaches or student athletes will be required to quarantine as a result of this case. Individual students and coaches were notified Tuesday and urged to monitor for COVID-19 symptoms, Carroll ISD said.
Saturday's game is set for 3 p.m. in Arlington.
All student-athletes, coaches, administrators, and fans are asked to follow all guidelines implemented by the IGHSAU, Iowa Department of Public Health, and Iowa Department of Education related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please review the resources below for complete information prior to making the trip to Fort Dodge.
Face Coverings - Fans are strongly encouraged to wear face coverings when entering, exiting, and moving around Harlan and Hazel Rogers Sports Complex.
Social Distancing - Bleachers immediately behind home plate on Kruger Field and Iowa Central Field will be restricted for IGHSAU and media use. Other bleachers throughout the complex will be marked for social distancing. Fans are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs and blankets. It is expected that fans will practice social distancing during their time at Harlan and Hazel Rogers Sports Complex.
Restrooms - Fans are asked to follow the facility guidelines regarding restroom use. Information will be posted at Harlan and Hazel Rogers Sports Complex
Concessions - Harlan and Hazel Rogers Sports Complex is certified by the Iowa Department of Public Health and will offer select concession items during the tournament.
All spectators kindergarten and older must purchase a ticket. Children not yet in school will NOT require a ticket. Cost is $10 per session. Gates will open 60 minutes prior to the first game of each day. Fans will be allowed to leave and re-enter during the day, as long as they are wearing the proper wristband. Tickets will be available for purchase onsite at Harlan and Hazel Rogers Sports Complex.
The 2020 Girls State Softball Tournament will be held for the 50th year at Harlan and Hazel Rogers Sports Complex in Fort Dodge, IA. Parking is available on-site at the facility at $10.00 per car. The address for the complex is 1628 Nelson Avenue, Fort Dodge, IA, 50501.
Fort Dodge Welcome Letter
The 2020 Girls State Softball Tournament begins July 27th and runs through July 31st at Harlan and Hazel Rogers Sports Complex in Fort Dodge, IA.
In-game Stats of Game in Progress:
Kruger Field Iowa Central Field Dodger Diamond Veterans Diamond
See the latest scores and tournament brackets for each class thanks to Varsity Bound.
Class 5A Class 4A Class 3A Class 2A Class 1A
The 2020 Girls State Softball Tournament will be covered by radio stations across the state of Iowa. Additionally, the IGHSAU will provide a live stream for select quarterfinal and semifinal games on the IGHSAU Digital Network powered by MidAmerican Energy Company. All five (5) championship games will be broadcast live on-air and online by Iowa PBS.
Below are updated box scores from the 2020 Girls State Softball Tournament.
Class 5A Class 4A Class 3A Class 2A Class 1A
Information specifically for teams and qualifiers.
Information specifically for media personnel.
Press Credential Information
The IGHSAU is proud to partner with Decker Sports to provide official 2020 State Softball Tournament merchandise. Items will be available for sale on-site at Harlan and Hazel Rogers Sports Complex throughout the week. Fans can also order merchandise online through August 2nd using the link below.
Thank you to Matthew Putney Media for capturing the moments of IGHSAU state events.