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2017 Starlings National Championship

Crowd on bleachers at Starlings National event

Nationals are Coming, June 16-18!

Starlings from all over the country are again preparing to flock to San Diego for the annual Starlings National Championship on June 16-18. This year, well over 100 teams are expected to compete. Winners of this year's  Literary/Art Contest will also be announced at the event. For details on discount accommodations, see below.

QUESTIONS?

Contact Starlings Executive Director Byron Shewman at 760-295-1307 or by email at byron@starlings.org.


Schedule of Events

Opening Ceremony: 7 p.m., Friday, June 16 at San Diego City College (Harry West Gym)

Coaches/Referees meeting: 8 pm, Friday, June 16 at San Diego City College (Harry West Gym)
 

TEAM PLAY*

  • 12Us play Saturday, June 18 at San Diego City College and Sunday, June 18 at Mission Bay High School. No play for 12Us on Friday, June 16.
  • 14Us play Friday, June 16 and Saturday, June 17 at San Diego City College.
  • 16Us and 18Us play Friday, June 16, Saturday, June 17 and Sunday, June 18 at Alliant University.
  • 14Us, 16Us, 18Us play Gold Division Finals on Sunday, June 18 at Alliant University.

*Above playing schedule is based on last year’s event.  Please know that the sites and schedules are subject to change this year depending on number of teams entered, etc.  We cannot know the exact playing schedule until shortly before the tournament begins.

PLAYING SITE ADDRESSES

  • San Diego City College
    (Harry West Gym):
    1313 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92101
  • Alliant International University:
    10455 Pomerado Road, San Diego, CA 92131
  • Mission Bay High School:
    2475 Grand Ave., San Diego, CA 92109

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