The annual Westwood Tournament of Champions is one of the top volleyball tournaments of the season. The tournament runs Friday through late Saturday afternoon, and features several elite programs among the 37 schools.
Matches are Friday and Saturday at Westwood, Mesa, Skyline and Red Mountain high schools. The top division (gold) championship match will take place late Saturday afternoon at Westwood H.S.
Everyone begins play Friday at 12 p.m. with nine pools of four teams per pool playing within their pool at all four sites. Cross-pool play starts Saturday at 9 a.m. and runs through early afternoon (approximately 1 p.m.). From there final bracket play begins for four divisions.
Participating schools: Basha, Campo Verde, Canyon Del Oro, Centennial, Chaparral, Cibola, Corona del Sol, Deer Valley, Desert Mountain, Desert Ridge, Desert Vista, Dobson, Florence, Gilbert, Hamilton, Highland, Ironwood, Ironwood Ridge, Liberty, Marcos de Niza, McClintock, Mesa, Mountain Pointe, Mountain Ridge, Mesa Mountain View, Phoenix North, Perry, Pinnacle, Queen Creek, Red Mountain, Saguaro, Salpointe Catholic, Skyline, Sunnyslope, Thatcher, Thunderbird and Westwood.