Girls State Softball Championships on Iowa PBS

Softball championship game

Don’t miss any of the girls state softball action! As teams battle to get their tickets punched to the state tournament, Iowa PBS is preparing for live coverage of the championship games.

The statewide network’s commitment to girls high school sports coverage continues as teams from across the state take to the field for the 2022 IGHSAU Girls State Softball Championships. Coverage of each class title match will take place Thursday, July 21 and Friday, July 22 at the Harlan Rogers Sports Complex in Fort Dodge. Each match will be broadcast live on statewide Iowa PBS and livestreamed on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and

Live coverage will be as follows*:

Thursday, July 21

Friday, July 22

*Coverage and start times are subject to change.

Along with unparalleled coverage of the championships, the broadcast will include live commentary by Brad Wells, Aly Cappaert, Paul Yeager and Laura Leonard. Fans can also follow the action on Iowa PBS’s Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts. To connect with Iowa PBS Sports fans and viewers, use #iowapbssports.

Stay tuned to Iowa PBS throughout the year for live coverage of the state championships for girls volleyball.

Programming support for the 2022 IGHSAU Girls State Softball is provided by Fareway and Musco Lighting.

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