The Holiday Classic


Welcome to the Holiday Classic presented by the Torrey Pines High School Foundation/Boys Basketball Booster Club.  The Holiday Classic is a nationally sanctioned high school basketball tournament played annually in San Diego, California. Last year’s tournament was held December 26, 27, 28 & 30, 2019. The 2019 event brought together 76 top-tier high school basketball programs from around the country.

In its 30th 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 five different high school gyms in North County San Diego and each team is guaranteed four games with a total of approximately 140 games played over the four day event. 

Last year's host gymnasiums:

Torrey Pines High School (National Division)

Cathedral Catholic High School (American Division)

Santa Fe Christian High School (Senators Division)

Saint Augustine High School (Governors Division)

Sage Creek High School (Mayors Division)

The Holiday Classic continues to showcase future NCAA and NBA stars as well as elite high school coaches.


2019 Tournament Winner

J Serra Catholic


2018 Tournament Winner

Shadow Mountain


2017 Tournament Winner

 Archbishop Stepinac 


2016 Tournament Winner

Foothills Christian 


2015 Tournament Winner



2014 Tournament Winner