Recommended Guidelines for Return to Activity

AIA's Executive Board has endorsed guidelines for the return to sport and activity for competition in the fall.

Return to Activity Guidelines Sport Specific Modifications

2020 - 2022 Basketball - Boy's Alignments

6A (41 teams)

6A - Premier (5 teams)

Team Changes
Basha
Brophy Prep
Chandler
Hamilton
Perry

6A - Central (6 teams)

Team Changes
Corona del Sol
Desert Ridge
Desert Vista
Highland
Mountain Pointe
Queen Creek

6A - Southwest (6 teams)

Team Changes
Copper Canyon
Shadow Ridge
Sunnyslope Was 6A Desert Valley.
Tolleson Union
Valley Vista
Westview

6A - Desert Valley (6 teams)

Team Changes
Boulder Creek
Chaparral
Liberty Was 6A Southwest.
Mountain Ridge
Pinnacle
Sandra Day O'Connor

6A - Metro (6 teams)

Team Changes
Alhambra
Cesar Chavez
Maryvale
North
South Mountain
Trevor G. Browne

6A - East Valley (6 teams)

Team Changes
Dobson
Mesa
Mountain View, Mesa
Red Mountain
Skyline
Westwood

6A - Desert Southwest (6 teams)

Team Changes
Cibola
Kofa
Maricopa
Rincon/University
San Luis
Tucson

5A (46 teams)

5A - Southern (5 teams)

Team Changes
Buena
Cienega
Desert View
Nogales
Sunnyside

5A - Sonoran (6 teams)

Team Changes
Casa Grande
Catalina Foothills
Flowing Wells
Ironwood Ridge Moved to 5A by appeal
Marana
Mountain View Marana

5A - Central (6 teams)

Team Changes
Glendale
Independence
North Canyon
Washington
West Point Was 6A Central. Moved to 5A by appeal
Willow Canyon

5A - Northwest (6 teams)

Team Changes
Apollo
Centennial
Gila Ridge
Ironwood
Raymond S. Kellis
Sunrise Mountain

5A - San Tan (5 teams)

Team Changes
Campo Verde
Casteel
Gilbert
Higley
Williams Field

5A - Desert West (6 teams)

Team Changes
Agua Fria
Canyon View
La Joya Community
Lake Havasu
Millennium
Verrado

5A - Northeast Valley (6 teams)

Team Changes
Arcadia
Cactus Shadows
Desert Mountain
Horizon
McClintock
Paradise Valley

5A - Metro (6 teams)

Team Changes
Betty H. Fairfax Moved to 5A by appeal
Camelback
Carl Hayden
Central
Metro Tech
Sierra Linda

4A (47 teams)

4A - Grand Canyon (7 teams)

Team Changes
Bradshaw Mountain
Coconino
Flagstaff
Lee Williams
Mingus Union
Mohave
Prescott

4A - Desert Sky (5 teams)

Team Changes
American Leadership Academy - QC
Marcos de Niza
Mesquite
Saguaro
Seton Catholic Prep Was 3A Desert Sky. Moved to 4A by appeal

4A - Southwest (6 teams)

Team Changes
Buckeye Union
Dysart
Estrella Foothills
Paradise Honors Was 3A West. Moved to 4A Southwest by appeal (Executive Board approved.)
Youngker
Yuma

4A - Skyline (6 teams)

Team Changes
Greenway
Moon Valley
Shadow Mountain
St. Mary's Was 3A Skyline. Moved to 4A by appeal
Tempe
Thunderbird

4A - Black Canyon (6 teams)

Team Changes
Apache Junction
Combs
Coronado Was 3A Black Canyon. Moved to 4A by appeal
Cortez
Poston Butte Was 4A Desert Sky.
Vista Grande

4A - Kino (5 teams)

Team Changes
Canyon Del Oro
Cholla
Pueblo Magnet
Sahuaro
Salpointe Catholic

4A - Gila (6 teams)

Team Changes
Amphitheater
Douglas
Mica Mountain
Rio Rico
Sahuarita
Walden Grove

4A - West Valley (6 teams)

Team Changes
Barry Goldwater
Cactus
Deer Valley
Desert Edge
Notre Dame Prep Was 3A West Valley. Moved to 4A by appeal
Peoria

3A (42 teams)

3A - South (7 teams)

Team Changes
Catalina
Empire
Palo Verde Magnet
Pusch Ridge
Sabino
Safford
Tanque Verde

3A - North (6 teams)

Team Changes
Alchesay Was 3A East. Moved to 3A North by appeal (Successful Conference Appeal)
Chinle
Monument Valley
Page
Tuba City
Window Rock

3A - North Central (6 teams)

Team Changes
Bourgade Catholic
Camp Verde
Chino Valley
Fountain Hills Was 2A North Central. Moved to 3A by appeal
Northwest Christian
Wickenburg

3A - South Central (6 teams)

Team Changes
American Leadership Academy - Ironwood
Coolidge
Florence
Globe
San Tan Foothills
Thatcher

3A - East (6 teams)

Team Changes
Blue Ridge
Holbrook Was 3A North. Moved to 3A East by appeal (Successful Conference Appeal)
Payson
Show Low
Snowflake
Winslow

3A - West (5 teams)

Team Changes
Kingman
Odyssey Institute
Parker
Tonopah Valley
Yuma Catholic

3A - Metro (6 teams)

Team Changes
AZ College Prep
American Leadership Academy - Gilbert North
Benjamin Franklin
Eastmark
Gilbert Christian Was 2A Metro. Moved to 3A by appeal
Valley Christian

2A (47 teams)

2A - South (6 teams)

Team Changes
Miami
San Carlos
San Miguel Was 3A South. Moved to 2A by appeal
Santa Cruz Valley
Santa Rita
St. Augustine

2A - East (6 teams)

Team Changes
Benson
Bisbee
Morenci Jr./Sr.
Pima
Tombstone
Willcox

2A - North (8 teams)

Team Changes
Ganado
Greyhills Academy
Hopi
Many Farms
Pinon
Round Valley
St. Johns
Valley (Sanders)

2A - Metro (6 teams)

Team Changes
BASIS Phoenix
NFL Yet HS and JH
Phoenix Christian
Phoenix Country Day
Scottsdale Christian
Veritas Prep

2A - West (6 teams)

Team Changes
Arizona Lutheran
Heritage Academy Laveen
Kingman Academy
River Valley
St. John Paul II
Trivium Prep

2A - Central (7 teams)

Team Changes
Desert Heights Prep Academy
Glendale Prep
North Pointe Prep
Northland Prep
Scottsdale Prep
Sedona Red Rock
Valley Lutheran Was 1A Central. Moved to 2A by appeal

2A - Valley (8 teams)

Team Changes
Arete Prep
Chandler Prep
Gilbert Classical
Horizon Honors
Rancho Solano Prep Was 1A Valley. Moved to 2A by appeal
San Tan Charter
Sequoia Charter
Sequoia Pathway

1A (44 teams)

1A - South (7 teams)

Team Changes
Cibecue
Duncan
Fort Thomas
Patagonia Union
San Simon
St. David
Valley Union

1A - West (9 teams)

Team Changes
Antelope Union
Anthem Prep
Bagdad
Mohave Accelerated Was 2A West. Moved to 1A by appeal
North Phoenix Preparatory Was 2A West. Moved to 1A by appeal
North Valley Christian
PDSD
Salome
San Pasqual

1A - East (8 teams)

Team Changes
Cicero Prep
Hayden
Leading Edge Academy - Gilbert
Lincoln Prep
Ray
San Manuel Jr./Sr.
Superior Jr./Sr.
Tempe Prep Was 2A East. Moved to 1A by appeal

1A - Central (8 teams)

Team Changes
Ash Fork
Basis Flagstaff
Grand Canyon
Joseph City
Mayer
Mogollon
Seligman
Williams

1A - Tucson (5 teams)

Team Changes
ASDB
Baboquivari
Desert Christian
Immaculate Heart
The Gregory School

1A - North (7 teams)

Team Changes
El Capitan
Fredonia
Red Mesa
Red Valley-Cove
Rock Point
Shonto Prep
St. Michael