Arizona releases 2016 Class 6A high school football schedules

Arizona high school football news

by Jeff Fisher

Yes, the calendar says it’s January 14th, but Arizona high school football fans are getting a sneak peak of what lies ahead in 2016.  Last week, state athletic directors drew-up and released all of the Class 6A schedules. 

Headlining the 6A schedule is an August 26th match-up between Chandler and Corona Centennial (Corona, CA) at a site to be determined.  Last season, Corona Centennial finished #5 in the final High School Football America National Top 25.  The Huskies were ranked #1 before losing to De La Salle in the CIF Open Division championship game.

Last season, Chandler climbed as high as #19 in our national rankings.

Also playing out-of-state opponents:

Mesa at Galena (Nevada) – August 26th

Desert Mountain vs. Carson (Nevada) – August 26th

Desert Ridge vs. TBD out-of-state opponent – August 26th

Mountain Pointe vs. TBD out-of-state opponent – August 26th

AZcentral.com did a great job of posting all of the 6A schedules and you can view them by clicking here.

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Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.