The volleyball regular season is quickly coming to a close, and the playoffs are coming into view. On Thursday, the area’s volleyball teams learned their opponents in the regional tournament, the first step toward a berth at state.
The following list is the opening round regional games for the area Class 1A, 2A, and 3A teams, and 4A teams.
Globe Gazette coverage teams in bold.
Rockford at Clarksville, 7 p.m.
West Hancock at North Butler, 7 p.m.
North Iowa vs. Newman Catholic, 7 p.m.
Northwood-Kensett at St. Ansgar, 7 p.m.
Riceville at Nashua-Plainfield, 7 p.m.
West Fork at Belmond-Klemme, 7 p.m., Oct. 19
Central Springs at Lake Mills, 7 p.m., Oct. 21