Multiple Teams · AIA announces start dates for fall sport

The Arizona Interscholastic Association has announced their start dates for fall sports. Based on information from surveys of member schools, executive board and committee meetings the AIA has agreed to phase in sports this fall. The start dates for practice, competition and state tournaments are listed below:


First Practice – August 24
First Competition – September 9
State Tourney – November 12-13


First Practice – August 24
First Competition – September 14
State Tourney – November 5-7


First Practice – August 31
First Competition – September 21
State Tourney – November 12-21


First Practice – September 7
First Competition – September 30-Oct 3
State Tourney – TBA



JH parents:

The following sports will participate in the DMSAL (Desert Middle School Athletic League)

Baseball and Softball which were scheduled to start in the first quarter of the school year have been delayed to the second quarter. Boys Soccer and Girls Volleyball will also be held in the second quarter of the school year

Swimming and Cross Country will still be held in the CAA, and will be happening during the first quarter. Stay tuned for more information.