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Baseball Championship Information

Neutral Site Tournament Venues

Amphitheater High School (AHS)
125 W. Yavapai Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85705

Goodyear Baseball Complex (GBC)
1933 S. Ballpark Way
Goodyear, AZ 85338

Hi Corbett Field (HCF)
700 S Randolph Way
Tucson, AZ 85711

Maryvale Baseball Complex (MBC)
3600 N. 51st Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85031

Maryvale Baseball Stadium (MBS)
3805 N. 53rd Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85031

Surprise Baseball Complex (SBC)
15390 N. Bullard Ave.
Surprise, AZ 85374

Surprise Baseball Stadium (SBS)
15390 N. Bullard Ave.
Surprise, AZ 85374

Tempe Diablo Complex (TDC)
2200 W. Alameda Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85282

Tempe Diablo Stadium (TDS)
2200 W. Alameda Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85282

Admission Fees

State Tournament All Rounds:
$10.00 Adults
$5.00 Students with High School ID
Children five and under admitted free

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    State Tournament Schedule

    6A:
    First Round A/B: Sat., April 29, 2017, 11:00 a.m., High Seed
    Second Round A: Wed., May 3, 2017, 4 & 6:30 p.m., TDS
    Second Round B: Wed., May 3, 2017, 4 & 6:30 p.m., MBS
    First Elimination A: Fri., May 5, 2017, 4:00 p.m., TDS
    First Elimination B: Fri., May 5, 2017, 4:00 p.m., MBS
    Third Round A: Fri., May 5, 2017, 6:30 p.m., TDS
    Third Round B: Fri., May 5, 2017, 6:30 p.m., MBS
    Second Elimination A/B: Tue., May 9, 2017, 4 & 6:30 p.m., TDS
    Semifinals A/B: Fri., May 12, 2017, 4 & 6:30 p.m., TDS
    Elimination Semifinals A/B: Sat., May 13, 2017, See Bracket, TDS*
    Final: Tue., May 16, 2017, 7:00 p.m., TDS

    5A:
    First Round A/B: Sat., April 29, 2017, 11:00 a.m., High Seed
    Second Round A: Tue., May 2, 2017, 4 & 6:30 p.m., TDS
    Second Round B: Tue., May 2, 2017, 4 & 6:30 p.m., MBS
    First Elimination A: Thu., May 4, 2017, 4:00 p.m., TDS
    First Elimination B: Thu., May 4, 2017, 4:00 p.m., MBS
    Third Round A: Thu., May 4, 2017, 6:30 p.m., TDS
    Third Round B: Thu., May 4, 2017, 6:30 p.m., MBS
    Second Elimination A/B: Tue., May 9, 2017, 4 & 6:30 p.m., MBS
    Semifinals A/B: Thu., May 11, 2017, 4 & 6:30 p.m., TDS
    Elimination Semifinals A/B: Fri., May 12, 2017, See Bracket, MBS*
    Final: Tue., May 16, 2017, 4:00 p.m., TDS

    4A:
    First Round: Tue., May 2, 2017, 4:00 p.m., High Seed
    Second Round: Fri., May 5, 2017, 4:00 p.m., High Seed
    Semifinals: Wed., May 10, 2017, 4 & 6:30 p.m., TDS
    Final: Sat., May 13, 2017, 6:30 p.m., HCF

    3A:
    First Round: Fri., May 5, 2017, 4 & 6:30 p.m., SBC
    Second Round: Sat., May 6, 2017, 1:00 p.m., SBC
    Semifinals: Fri., May 12, 2017, 6:00 p.m., SBC
    Final: Sat., May 13, 2017, 7:00 p.m., SBS

    2A:
    First Round: Fri., May 5, 2017, 4 & 6:30 p.m., GBC
    Second Round: Sat., May 6, 2017, 11:00 a.m., GBC
    Semifinals: Fri., May 12, 2017, 6:30 p.m., GBC
    Final: Sat., May 13, 2017, 6:30 p.m., MBS

    1A:
    First Round : Fri., May 5, 2017, 4 & 6:30 p.m., GBC
    Second Round : Sat., May 6, 2017, 11:00 a.m., GBC
    Semifinals: Fri., May 12, 2017, 6:30 p.m., GBC
    Final: Sat., May 13, 2017, 4:30 p.m., SBS

    *if Necessary
    Note: Dates/Times/Locations Subject to Change

    Conference Play-In Tournament

    6A: Wed., April 26, 2017, 4 p.m., High Seed

    5A: Wed., April 26, 2017, 4 p.m., High Seed

    3A: Wed., April 26, 2017, 4 p.m., High Seed

    Note: Dates/Times/Locations Subject to Change

    State Tournament Qualifying

    6A, 5A (16-team bracket): In order to qualify, a school must have scheduled a minimum of 14 games. Based on region standings, the top team in each region, except 6A Southern, will earn an automatic bid at minimum to the conference play-in tournament. The automatic bid in 6A Southern will be the winner of the No. 1 Tucson division team vs. the No. 1 Yuma division team. The conference play-in tournament will match up teams ranked No. 9 through No. 24. Teams ranked No. 1 through No. 8, along with the eight winning teams from the conference play-in tournament, will make up the 16-team state tournament. The state tournament bracket will be seeded according to overall ranking of the 16 teams, and will be double elimination with a single game championship.

    • 6A, 5A: Teams ranked No. 1 to 8 and and eight (8) conference play-in winners

    4A (16-team bracket): In order to qualify, a school must have scheduled a minimum of 14 games. Based on region standings, the top team in each region will earn an automatic bid to the state tournament. The state tournament bracket will be seeded according to overall ranking of the 16 teams, and will consist of four rounds and will be single elimination.

    • 4A: Eight (8) automatic bids and eight (8) at-large qualifiers based on ranking

    3A (16-team bracket): In order to qualify, a school must have scheduled a minimum of 14 games. Based on region standings, the top two teams in each region will earn an automatic bid at minimum to the conference play-in tournament. The conference play-in tournament will match up teams ranked No. 9 through No. 24. Teams ranked No. 1 through No. 8, along with the eight winning teams from the conference play-in tournament, will make up the 16-team state tournament. The state tournament will consist of four rounds and will be single elimination.

    • 3A: 12 automatic bids and four (4) at-large qualifiers based on ranking

    2A (16-team bracket): In order to qualify, a school must have scheduled a minimum of 14 games. Based on region standings, the top team in each region will earn an automatic bid to the state tournament. The state tournament bracket will be seeded according to overall ranking of the 16 teams; however, the region champions will be guaranteed as the designated home team in the first round even if the region champion is the lower seed in the matchup (if the first round game is between two region champions, the higher seed will be the designated home team). The state tournament will consist of four rounds and will be single elimination.

    • 2A: Eight (8) automatic bids and eight (8) at-large qualifiers based on ranking

    1A (16-team bracket): In order to qualify, a school must have scheduled a minimum of 14 games. Based on region standings, the top two teams in each region will earn an automatic bid to the state tournament. The state tournament bracket will be seeded according to overall ranking of the 16 teams, and will consist of four rounds and will be single elimination.

    • 1A: 10 automatic bids and six (6) at-large qualifiers based on ranking