The Iowa secondary school football season is down to the last four groups in every one of the seven classes. Thursday and Friday saw 28 groups continue on toward the state elimination rounds in the UNI-Vault one week from now,

while 28 different groups saw their seasons come to a nearby. Now that all the quarterfinal games are in the back view reflect, we can look forward to the state elimination rounds.

Here are the matchups and dates for the following week's state elimination round games by class

Class 5A Friday, November 11 4 p.m. — #14 Valley, West Des Moines (7-4) versus #1 Dowling Catholic, WDM (10-1) 7 p.m. — #6 Johnston (8-3) versus #2 Southeast Polk (10-1)

Class 4A Thursday, November 10 4 p.m. — #5 Carlisle (10-1) versus #3 Lewis Focal (11-0) 7 p.m. — #6 North Scott (9-2) versus #1 Xavier, Cedar Rapids (11-0)

Class 3A Saturday, November 12 4 p.m. — #4 ADM (10-1) versus #1 Harlan (10-1) 7 p.m. — #3 Humboldt (10-1) versus #2 Mount Vernon (11-0)

Class 2A Saturday, November 12 10 a.m. — #4 Wahlert Catholic, Dubuque (9-2) versus #1 Williamsburg (11-0) 1:00 p.m. #3 OABCIG (10-1) versus #2 Focal Lyon/George-Little Stone (11-0)

Class 1A Friday, November 11 10 a.m. — #4 West Branch (11-0) versus #1 Van Meter (10-1) 1 p.m — #3 Underwood (11-0) versus #2 West Sioux, Hawarden (10-1)

Class A Thursday, November 10 10 a.m. — #4 Lynnville-Tarnish (11-0) versus #1 West Hancock, Britt (11-0) 1 p.m. — #3 Woodbury Focal, Moville (11-0) versus #2 Grundy Place (11-0)

8-man Wednesday, November 9 1 p.m. — Newell-Fonda (10-1) versus WACO, Wayland (12-0) 4 p.m. — Lenox (11-0) versus St. Mary's, Remsen (11-0)