On the day the Iowa High School baseball season opens, the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association has released their pre-season rankings.
- In Class 4-A: Western Dubuque is ranked 2nd behind top ranked Johnston.
- In Class 3-A: Wahlert received top 10 considerations while Davenport Assumption begins the year the top ranked team.
- In Class 2-A: Cascade is ranked 3rd, Dyersville Beckman is 7th. Wilton is the number one team.
- In Class 1-A: Mason City Newman begins the year top ranked.
All three Dubuque High School teams open their seasons at home today. Hempstead hosts Clinton (3:30), Senior hosts Pleasant Valley (3:30), and Wahlert hosts Bettendorf tonight (7:00).
For a look at the complete pre-season poll: https://iowahsbca.net/