Each year, Starlings from all over the country flock to San Diego County to get to know their fellow Starlings and to test their skills against each other in the National Championship. This year's event, which began with an Opening Ceremony on June 21st and continued with three days of competition from June 22-24, featured a record 121 teams from approximately 40 Starlings clubs.
After hard-fought competition, the winning teams from the 2018 Starlings National Championship were:
Austin Starlings, Bakersfield Starlings, Cedar Rapids Starlings, Central Valley Starlings, City of Los Angeles, Clairemont Starlings, Dallas Starlings, Eagle Rock Starling , Eastlake, Madison Starlings, Mission Bay Starlings, Mtn Empire, Nashville Starlings, Nestor Starlings, Oceanside, Omaha Starlings, Palmdale Starlings, Ridgecrest Starlings, Saddleback, Salton Sea Starlings, San Benito Starlings, San Diego City, San Diego Navajo, San Fernando, Shonto, Spring Valley, Starling South Central, Starlings Oak Hill, Starlings RB, Starlings San Gabriel, Starlings South Mountain, Starlings VBC Indy, Starlings High Desert, Starlings4corners, Starlings-Cudahy, Tehachapi Starlings, TIJUANA, Toledo Starlings, Tuba City Starlings, Watsonville
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After hard-fought competition, the winning teams from the 2017 Starlings National Championship were:
The 2017 Opening Ceremony included awards, a guest speaker, a parade and, of course, dancing! Literary/Art Contest and Spirit Award winners were recognized, and Starlings contributors Becky Hudson and Alyson Parry were honored for their service. Candice Wiggins, Stanford volleyball star and 4-time All-American basketball player, was the guest speaker.