Known for attracting top programs from across the southland, this year's Battle at the Beach will offer up another outstanding batch of teams in the 12th annual summer high school football passing league tournament Saturday at the Edison High football fields.
Sixteen high school teams will compete in Edison's combination Pool Play/Tournament Playoff format. Four pools of four teams each play three games starting at 9 a.m. with games to follow at 10 and 11 a.m. Following a break for lunch at noon, the top two teams from each pool advance to the Gold Division tournament playoff bracket and the third- and fourth-place teams from each pool advance to the Silver Division tournament playoff bracket. Tournament playoff games start at 1 p.m. The finals are at 3 p.m.
All teams will play a minimum of five games (three pool, two tournament playoff).
The following high schools are scheduled to play at Saturday's Battle at the Beach: Carlsbad, Centennial, Chaparral (Temecula), Edison, Foothill, JSerra, La Habra, Los Alamitos, Mater Dei, Notre Dame/Sherman Oaks, Oaks Christian, South Hills, St. John Bosco, Tesoro, Valencia/Valencia and Westlake.