Decorah Viking football team will get a first round playoff bye

Posted: Sat, Oct 10, 2020 12:30 PM

The Iowa High School Athletic Association has released the schedule for football playoff games.

The Decorah Vikings--by virtue of winning the championship in their District--will received a first round bye next Friday, October 16th.  The Vikings on Friday, October 23rd, will then play the winner of next Friday's game between Charles City and Dubuque Wahlert.  The October 23rd game will be a home game at Viking Stadium.

In other playoff games involving District schools, Waterloo East will travel to Manchester to face West Delaware and Waverly Shell Rock will be in Epworth to face Western Dubuque.

After the first two rounds of playoof football games, the brackets--called "pods"--will be redrawn.