Championship Information

Badminton


Neutral Site Tournament Venues

Chaparral High School (CHS)
6935 E. Gold Dust Ave.
Scottsdale, AZ 85253

Independence High School (IHS)
6602 N. 75th Ave.
Glendale AZ 85303

Sunnyslope High School (SHS)
35 W. Dunlap Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85021

Admission Fees

All Rounds:*
$10.00 Adults
$5.00 Students with High School ID, Active Military and Senior Citizens (62 and over)
Children five and under admitted free
* - first round of team competition is no charge

AZPreps365.com/NFHSNetwork.com Webcasting

Please note that live streaming of any postseason event must be done through AZPreps365.com and/or NFHSNetwork.com. Events broadcasted by AZPreps365.com and/or the NFHS Network are exclusive to those entities for postseason competition. If AZPreps365.com or the NFHS Network are not broadcasting, a school may broadcast using the following two options:

YouTube or Ustream broadcasting: If a school plans to stream a postseason event and has YouTube or Ustream account, it can simulcast the event for free through AZPreps365.com by working with the athletic director.

NFHS Network School Broadcast Program broadcasting: If a school plans to stream a postseason event and has an NFHS Network School Broadcast Program account, it can stream through the NFHS Network.

None of the above for broadcasting: Please contact the AIA at info@azpreps365.com with a request to stream an event.

2018 State Tournament Schedule

Division I Team:
First Round: Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 3:30 p.m., Top 4 Seeds
Quarterfinals:  Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, following first round, Top 4 Seeds
Semifinals: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 6 p.m., CHS
State Championship: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 6 p.m., CHS

Division I Singles/Doubles:
Initial Rounds: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 10 a.m., IHS
Final Rounds: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 10 a.m., IHS

Division II Team:
First Round: Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 3:30 p.m., Top 4 Seeds
Quarterfinals:  Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, following first round, Top 4 Seeds
Semifinals: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 6 p.m., SHS
State Championship: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 6 p.m., SHS

Division II Singles/Doubles:
Initial Rounds: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 10 a.m., IHS
Final Rounds: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 10 a.m., IHS

Note: Dates/Times/Locations Subject to Change

State Tournament Team Qualifying

Division I, II (12-team bracket): In order to qualify, a school must have scheduled a minimum of 10 matches.  Based on section standings, the top team in each section will earn an automatic bid to the state tournament. All other teams, for a total of 12, will qualify to the state tournament based on overall ranking. The state tournament bracket will be seeded according to overall ranking of the 12 teams. The state tournament will consist of four rounds and be single elimination.

  • Division I, II: Five (5) automatic bids and seven (7) at-large qualifiers based on ranking