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As of May 26, handball has officially been cancelled due to COVID-19.


Sunday, July 12, 2020


9:00 AM


Iowa State University
Beyer Hall Courts



Jim Howe
515.232.4234 (day)
515.232.5535 (evening)

2021 State Games of America
Qualifying Event

2021 State Games of America

All Iowans are eligible to participate!


Athletes will receive a colored T-shirt. Pre-registered athletes have the option to upgrade to a dri-fit shirt for an additional $12 through June 22. T-shirt pick up will be located at your competition venue.

Competition Format

Two 15 point games with an 11 point tie-breaker. Competition will include a consolation round with best 2 out of 3 games to 11 points each. WINNERS MUST REFEREE FOLLOWING THEIR MATCH OR BE SUBJECT TO FORFEIT. Both members of a winning doubles team must be available to referee a match following theirs. If you win the last match of the day, you are responsible to referee the first matches the next day.


Current USA Handball Rules. Closed-lens eye guards are required. There are no lockers available. Please bring your own soap and towels.

Age Determining Date

July 12, 2020

Event Limitations

Athletes are limited to two (2) events. Entries in a second event must be in a doubles division or age group. Divisions having less than 8 entries may be combined or cancelled. Round robin competitions may be formed.

Singles | Female & Male





D/ Novice

35 & Over

35 & Over B

45 & Over

55 & Over


Women’s Open

Women’s A/B

Men’s Open

Men’s A/B

Men’s C/D

Men’s 35 & Over

Men’s 35 & Over B

Mixed Open

Mixed A/B

Mixed C/D

Registration Deadline

$23 Entry Fee
Postmark: Wednesday, July 1
Online: Thursday, July 9

On-Site Registration

$23 Entry Fee; pre-registration is preferred.

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