The Torrey Pines Holiday Classic

Welcome to the Holiday Classic presented by Torrey Pines High School Boys Basketball.  The Torrey Pines Holiday Classic is a nationally sanctioned high school basketball tournament played annually in San Diego, California. This year’s tournament runs from December 27th-30th. The 2017 event will bring together top tier high school basketball programs from New York, Virginia, Arizona, Nevada, Illinois, Washington, Idaho, North Carolina, Massachusetts, Utah, Ohio, New Jersey, Florida, Texas, and B.C., Canada.


In its 28th year, The Holiday Classic has become "the tournament of choice" for scouts, college coaches and top tier basketball programs from around the country. The tournament games are played at 5 different high school gyms in North County San Diego and each team is guaranteed a minimum of 4 games with a total of approximately 140 games played over the 4 day event. 

28 Years of Holiday Classic History

The Torrey Pines Holiday Classic continues to showcase future NCAA and NBA stars as well as elite high school coaches. Past participants at the Holiday Classic include current : 

Kyrie Irving (St. Patrick)

Russell Westbrook (Leuzinger)

Klay Thompson (Santa Margarita)

Demar Derozan (Compton)

Normal Powell (Lincoln)

Lonzo Ball (Chino Hills)

Aaron Gordon (Archbishop Mitty)

Brook Lopez (San Joaquin Memorial)

Robin Lopez (San Joaquin Memorial)

Jrue Holiday (Campbell Hall) 

Jerami Grant (DeMatha)

Justise Winslow (St.John's TX)

Tyson Chandler (Dominguez)

Allen Crabbe (Price)

Spencer Dinwiddie (Taft)

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (St. Patrick)

T.J. Leaf (Foothills Christian)

Jordan Bell (Long Beach Poly)

Terrance Ferguson (Prime Prep)

Ivan Rabb (Bishop O'Dowd)

Harry Giles (Weselyan Christian)

Ike Anigbogu (Corona Centenntial)