Prep Baseball Report

Final AIA Regular Season Rankings

Shea Sbranti
Arizona Scouting Director

As the dust settles on the 2024 regular season, the Arizona Interscholastic Association (AIA) Baseball Rankings have undergone their final shake-up, setting the stage for an exhilarating postseason journey. Throughout the season, teams have battled fiercely, striving to etch their names into the annals of high school baseball glory. The Prep Baseball staff has meticulously analyzed each team's performance, considering factors such as overall record, strength of schedule, conference standings, and team depth, to compile the definitive rankings.

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Emerging as the new #1 team heading into the AIA playoffs is the formidable Brophy Broncos. With an impressive 15-3 record, including a flawless 8-0 run in the Premier Conference, the Broncos have asserted their dominance on the diamond. Their latest triumph came in a decisive showdown against the reigning 6A state title holders, the Hamilton Huskies, cementing their status as the team to beat in the postseason.


However, the road to championship glory is paved with challenges, and the Queen Creek Bulldogs are poised to make a formidable push in this year's playoffs. With a stellar record of 16-2, the Bulldogs have proven themselves as a force to be reckoned with. Notably, they were one of three teams to claim victory against the Brophy Broncos this season, setting the stage for potential fireworks should they meet again in the playoffs.

In the 5A conference, the reigning champions, the Casteel Colts, continue to assert their dominance, currently landing at #3 in the AIA power rankings with a commendable 15-3 record. Their recent thrilling victory over the Hamilton Huskies serves as a testament to their unwavering resolve and championship pedigree, solidifying their status as the top contenders in the 5A state title race.


As the AIA playoffs loom on the horizon, anticipation reaches a fever pitch, with fans eagerly awaiting the clash of titans on the diamond. The Prep Baseball staff is committed to providing comprehensive coverage of the action, delivering in-game updates on the top matchups of the week. Follow us on social media for live game videos, recaps, and exclusive insights as the quest for glory unfolds in the coming weeks.

With the race to reach Tempe Diablo heating up, the stage is set for an unforgettable postseason spectacle. As teams vie for supremacy and etch their names into baseball lore, one thing is certain – the road to championship glory is paved with passion, perseverance, and unforgettable moments on the diamond.


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