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State volleyball tournament to temporarily move in 2011

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -- The Iowa high school state volleyball tournament will move away from the US Cellular Center in 2011.  The facility will undergo renovations at the time forcing the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union to find an alternative site.

IGHSAU Executive Director Mike Dick says Cedar Rapids has offered the Cedar Rapids Ice Arena as an alternative.  Union officials will tour the facility to see if it fits the needs, although concerns over the size of the arena have the IGHSAU considering other venues.  Carver Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City and the McLeod Center in Cedar Falls are among the alternatives being considered.

Dick says a final decision could come at the Board of Directors meeting on January 19.

Online reporter Mark Woodley

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