Sanctioned Events

Generally events must be sanctioned by the MHSAA or the NFHS when they are co-sponsored or co-titled by a non-member school OR a  multi-state or multi team event (multi meaning more than three teams or  states).  The MHSAA requires the sponsoring entity submit a letter 30 days prior to the event stating the following:  The name of the event and sponsor, all participating teams, the name a designated MHSAA Member School administrator who will connect to the event, a statement that the sponsor will use MHSAA registered officials and follow all regulations.  Consult the full context of the regulation and the national federation web site for other events.  

MHSAA Sanctioned Events


24 -- Xenith Prep Kickoff Classic, Detroit, MI (MI, IN)
25 -- St Clair County Varsity Volleyball Tournament, Port Huron, MI
26 -- WMVOA/Michigan Sports Academy Volleyball Tournament, Grand Rapids, MI 

9 -- Michigan Elite Volleyball Program Cup, Warren, MI
15 -- MSU Spartan Cross Country Invitational, East Lansing, MI (MI, IN, OH)
23 -- Midwest XC Catholic Championships, Kettering, OH (MI, IL, IN, OH, KY, PA)
23 -- Michigan Elite Volleyball Freshman Beast of the East, Warren, MI
23 -- Spring Arbor University Volleyball Tournament, Spring Arbor, MI
23 -- Detroit HS Invitational Volleyball Tournament, Dearborn, MI
23 -- Saturday Night Lights XC Event, Centerville, OH (MI, OH, KY, WV)
30 -- Michigan Elite Volleyball Class C/D Showdown, Warren, MI

7 -- Portage XC Invitational, Portage, MI (MI, OH)
14 -- Michigan Elite Volleyball Varsity Beast of the East, Warren, MI
21 -- Michigan Elite Volleyball J.V. Beast of the East, Warren, MI

9 -- 6th Annual HWF Tip-Off Classic, Detroit, MI
15 -- Aquinas College Cheer Invitational, Grand Rapids, MI
15 -- North Canton Holiday WR Invitational, North Canton, OH (MI, OH, PA, WV)
16 -- Best of Michigan Girls Basketball Holiday Classic, Detroit, MI (MI, OH)
16/17 -- Hoopz 4 Hope Holiday Classic, Ecorse, MI (MI, IL, OH)
23 -- Holiday Hoops Showcase, Dearborn, MI
23 -- Battle of the Best Basketball Event, Southfield, MI
27/28/29/30 -- MotorCity Roundball Classic, Detroit, MI (MI, IL, IN, OH)
28/29 -- Hoops 4 Pink, Hammond, IN (MI, IL, IN)
29/30 -- Defiance Tri-State Border War Wrestling Invitational, Defiance, OH (MI, IN, OH)

4/5 -- Drive Winter Basketball Classic, Grand Rapids, MI
6 -- Muskegon Basketball Showcase, Muskegon, MI (MI, IL)
13 -- Northern Michigan Univ. Cheer Competition, Marquette, MI
13 -- 8th Annual Freedom Classic, Warren, MI
27 -- Tri-County Competitive Cheer Championship, Romeo, MI
27 -- Lake Michigan Competitive Cheer Officials Assc. Scholarship Invitational, Caledonia, MI
27 -- Lighthouse Winter Boys Basketball Invitational, Michigan City, IN (MI, IL, IN)

1-3 -- MIHL Prep Hockey Showcase, Trenton, MI (MI, IN, OH, WI)
2 -- Middle School Mash-Up Cheer Championship, Romeo, MI
10 -- DeltaPlex Competitive Cheer Competition, Grand Rapids, MI 
10 -- Alma College SpiritFest, Alma, MI
12 -- North American Spirit Cheer Competition, Utica, MI
12 -- 700 Invite Cheer Competition, Romeo, MI

21 -- Chippewa High School Track & Field Invitational, Mt. Pleasant, MI

13 -- PBR Midwest Select Baseball Invitational, Kokomo, IN (IL, IN, MI, OH)
14 -- Mansfield Mehock Relays, Mansfield, OH (MI, OH, ONT)
27/28 -- Tom Cole Greater Flint Area Baseball Tournament, Flint, MI

5 -- Aquinas College Catholic HS Softball Tournament, Byron Center, MI
12 -- Power Conference Baseball & Softball Classic, Grand Rapids, MI
12 -- GFABSA Sub-Varsity Slugfest, Flint, MI
19 -- Blue Chip Best of Michigan HS Softball Tournament, Byron Center, MI
26 -- GFABSA Tournament of Champions, Flint MI



25 -- WMVOA/Michigan Sports Academy Volleyball Tournament, Grand Rapids, MI