6th Annual Nike Air Strike Passing Tournament
June 8, 2012By Leroy White of West Coast Hoops
iHigh.com, the global youth network, has announced Football fans across the country can view live video from the 6th Annual Nike Air Strike Passing Tournament.
iHigh.com is the official video streaming partner for the event, which will be held Saturday, June 9th at Dana Hills High School in South Orange County, California.
This event is one of California's premiere 7-on-7 passing tournaments, comprised of some of the elite high school football programs in the nation. This is a non-contact, 7-on-7 passing tournament where teams compete according to established rules. The games are approximately 40 minutes in length, with each team playing a minimum of 4 games.
"This is a terrific opportunity for these young student-athletes to display their skills against some of the best high school football players in the country," says Air Strike organizer Jeff Bailey of Dana Hills High School. "The Air Strike has been a huge success on many levels, perhaps most important it allows the public to witness the incredible level of talent that develops right in Southern California."
Featured teams include Dana Hills, Chaminade,Oaks Christian , Alemany, Edison, Loyola, Upland, Capistrano Valley, Long Beach Poly, Mater Dei, San Clemente, Tesoro,Mission Viejo, El Toro,Santa Margarita, and Narbonne.
In the Six years since its inception, the Air Strike has maintained a caliber of competition that is unsurpassed by any national event of its kind. Recent tournaments have featured numerous top prep players such as National Player of The Year - Mater Dei + USC's Matt Barkley, Washington signee - QB Nick Montana from recent CIF Champion Oaks Christian, national defensive standouts and UCLA signees Edison - LB Jordan Zumwalt and Los Al - DB Shaquille Richardson. Teams have included Channel, Moore, South Coast, Sunset, Trinity and Tri Valley League champions as well many CIF and State champions. This year's event is sure to deliver on its rich history