Spokane is one of three teams in the National Conference West Division. The Shock are joined by Utah and Arizona. Chicago, Cleveland, Iowa and Milwaukee form the National Conference Midwest Division.
It's believed that the National Conference and American Conference champions will have first-round byes in the playoffs. The playoff format hasn't been officially announced and AF1 also hasn't made a decision on the name or site of its title game.
Here's the AF1 release on the divisions.