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AMSAA Mission Statement

1) To provide the boys and girls of Arizona the challenge and excitement of participating in middle school state tournaments and enhance character through participation in additional sporting events. This will foster the development of team work, building sportsmanship, and community alliance.

2) To unite our middle school athletic programs through a consensus about state rules of play and sports seasons in Arizona; we will build and execute school and community pride, create student internships and generate additional job opportunities and revenue for our schools and communities.

3)  To encourage the youth of Arizona to live a healthy lifestyle, abstain from substance abuse and fight childhood obesity through participation in camps, clinics, school sponsored sports and community involvement.

2018/19 Arizona Middle School Athletics Association

State Tournament Schedule  (AMSAA)


29th - Sixth, Seventh & Eighth Grade Boys & Girls State Golf Tournament


 January / February 

24th - 26th - Girls Varsity & JV State Basketball Tournament

31st – Feb. 2nd   - Boys Varsity & JV State Basketball Tournament



4th - 6th - Boys Varsity & JV State Baseball Tournament

18th – 20th Girls Varsity & JV State Softball Tournament


** The State Tournaments are for Varsity (8th grade) & JV (6th & 7th grade) teams.  Athletes may play up from 6th and 7th grades if needed and instead of playing in the JV tournament. All students must be from the same school. All schedules are subject to change. In addition to the State Tournament scheduled above, we will also be scheduling regional boys and girls basketball, baseball and softball tournaments. (Regional maps are available as a link below). Other sports will be added as soon as possible. We are attempting to involve as many schools throughout the state as possible.   You may email for more info.