The field for the 2016 Iowa High School Volleyball State Tournament will be set in Class 1A after Regional Championship match tonight (Nov. 1).


REGION 1: at LeMars, 7:00 PM
Lawton-Bronson versus George-Little Rock

When the final IGHSAU volleyball rankings of the season came out, Lawton-Bronston was ranked No. 11 in the poll. The Eagles beat Akron-Westfield 3-0 (25-20, 25-20, 25-17) in the regional semifinals, while G-LR swept Gehlen Catholic of LeMars (25-15, 25-20, 26-24).


REGION 2: at Council Bluffs (Abraham Lincoln), 7:00 PM
Siouxland Christian versus Sidney

A win over Sidney would earn No. 13 Siouxland Christian its first trip to state. The Eagles topped Ar-We-Va of Westside, 3-0 (25-8, 25-11, 25-14) in the regional semifinals, while Sidney advanced with a four-set win over Essex (28-30, 25-14, 25-18, 25-17).


REGION 3: at Perry, 7:00 PM
Grandview Christian versus Audubon

Fourth-ranked Grandview Christian battles No. 9 Audubon for the Region 3 bragging rights. Grandview Christina shutout East Union of Afton (25-16, 25-13, 28-26) in the regional semfinals, while the Wheelers swept Stanton, 3-0 (25-16, 25-19, 25-8).


REGION 4: at Bondurant (Bondurant-Farrar), 7:00 PM
Hudson versus Lamoni

Second-ranked Hudson battles Lamoni in a regional championship match that was originally scheduled to be played at Colo (Colo-Nesco). The Pirates advanced with a three-set win over Green Mountain-Garwin (25-6, 25-10, 25-11), while Lamoni swept Southeast Warren of Liberty Center in three-sets (25-15, 25-17, 25-19).


REGION 5: at Clarion (Clarion-Goldfield), 7:00 PM
Janesville versus Bishop Garrigan

Defending state champion Janesville has been ranked No. 1 all season. The Wildcats advanced to the regional title match with a 3-0 win (25-11, 25-5, 25-19) over North Butler, while Bishop Garrigan came away from the semifinals with a hard-fought, five-set win at Fort Dodge Saint Edmond (23-25, 25-23, 25-23, 23-25, 15-8).


REGION 6: at Dunkerton, 7:00 PM
Tripoli versus Starmont

This is a match-up of area teams considered two of the best in Class-1A. Unfortunately, only one will make the trip to state. No. 6 Tripoli defeated Dunkerton 3-0 (25-21, 25-21, 25-15) in Thursday night's regional semifinal, while No. 15 Starmont eliminated No. 14 Edgewood-Colesburg in three-sets (25-22. 25-22. 25-20).


REGION 7: at Monticello, 7:00 PM
Springville versus Easton Valley

No. 3 Springville had no problem getting past Belle Plaine in the regional semifinals, beating the Plainsmen 3-0 (25-15, 25-19, 25-12). Easton Valley topped Morningstar Academy, 3-0 (25-7, 25-9 ,25-17).


REGION 8: at Washington, 7:00 PM
Holy Trinity Catholic versus Iowa Valley

Fifth-ranked Holy Trinity Catholic of Burlington topped New London, 3-0 (25-21, 25-15, 25-15) Thursday night. Iowa Valley of Marengo also swept Seymour (25-11, 25-6, 25-16).