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Volleyball - Girl's Championship Information

Neutral Site Tournament Venues

Camelback High School (CHS)
4612 N. 28th St.
Phoenix, AZ 85016

Central High School (CeHS)
4525 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85012

Marcos de Niza High School (MDHS)
6000 S. Lakeshore Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85283

Mesquite High School (MHS)
500 S. McQueen Rd.
Gilbert, AZ 85233

Mountain Pointe High School (MPHS)
4201 E. Knox Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85044

North High School (NHS)
1101 E. Thomas Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85014

Admission Fees

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

State Tournament All-Day Pass (at 1A, 2A, and 3A):
$15.00 Adults
$5.00 Students with High School ID

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 the 6A Southern will be the winner of the 6A Southern Region 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 bracket will be seeded according to overall ranking of the 16 teams.  The state tournament will consist of four rounds and will be single elimination.

  • 6A: Teams ranked No. 1 to 8, and eight (8) conference play-in winners
  • 5A: Teams ranked No. 1 to 8, 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.  The state tournament will consist of four rounds and will be single elimination.

  • 4A: Eight (8) automatic bids, 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, except the 3A North, will earn an automatic bid to the state tournament.  In the 3A North, the top two teams from the region tournament will earn an automatic bid to the state tournament.  The state tournament bracket will be seeded according to overall ranking of the 16 teams.  The state tournament will consist of four rounds and will be single elimination.

  • 3A: 12 automatic bids, 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 eight (8) second place team in each region along with eight (8) additional teams as determined by the 2A conference will play in a conference play-in tournament to determine the next eight (8) qualifier to the state tournament.  The state tournament bracket will be seeded according to overall ranking of the 16 teams.  The state tournament will consist of four rounds and will be single elimination.

  • 2A: Eight (8) automatic bids and eight (8) conference play-in winners

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 the 1A South will earn an automatic bid to the state tournament.  The 1A East and 1A West top two qualifiers will come from the region tournament.  In the 1A Central and 1A North, the regular season region champ and the region tournament winner will make up the two qualifiers; however, should the region tournament champ be the same as the regular season champ, the runner-up from the region tournament will be the second automatic qualifier.  The state tournament bracket will be seeded according to overall ranking of the 16 teams.  The state tournament will consist of four rounds and will be single elimination.

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

State Tournament Schedule

6A:
1st Rnd: Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 6:30 p.m., High Seed
2nd Rnd: Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 6 p.m., High Seed
Semi's: Tue., Nov. 8, 2016, 5:15 & 7 p.m., MHS
Final: Wed, Nov. 9, 2016, 7:15 p.m., MHS

5A:
1st Rnd: Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 6:30 p.m., High Seed
2nd Rnd: Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 6 p.m., High Seed
Semi's: Tue., Nov. 8, 2016, 5:15 & 7 p.m., MDHS
Final: Wed, Nov. 9, 2016, 5:15 p.m., MHS

4A:
1st Rnd: Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 6:30 p.m., High Seed
2nd Rnd: Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 6 p.m., High Seed
Semi's: Tue., Nov. 8, 2016, 4:45 & 6:30 p.m., MPHS
Final: Wed, Nov. 9, 2016, 6:30 p.m., MPHS

3A:
1st Rnd: Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, See Bracket, CHS
2nd Rnd: Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 5 & 7 p.m., CHS
Semi's: Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 10:30 a.m. & 12:30 p.m., CHS
Final: Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 7 p.m., NHS

2A:
1st Rnd: Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, See Bracket, CeHS
2nd Rnd: Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 5 & 7 p.m., CeHS
Semi's: Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 10 a.m. & 12 p.m., CeHS
Final: Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 5 p.m., NHS

1A:
1st Rnd: Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, See Bracket, NHS
2nd Rnd: Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 5 & 7 p.m., NHS
Semi's: Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 9 & 11 a.m., NHS
Final: Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 3 p.m., NHS

Note: Dates/Times/Locations Subject to Change

Conference Play-In Tournament

6A: Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 6:30 p.m., High Seed

5A: Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 6 p.m., High Seed

2A: Sat., Oct. 29, 2016, 5 p.m., High Seed

Note: Dates/Times/Locations Subject to Change

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