1996 California (South) State Tournament
|1996 California (South) State Tournament|
|Total teams||25 (C)|
|Division B Champion||Muirlands Middle School|
|Division C Champion||Troy High School|
Scoring was done in alignment with the national scoring guidelines, which at the time used the old scoring system of highest score wins. The top team in each division qualified for the 1996 National Tournament. Defending Division B champions Muirlands Middle School made their 3rd Nationals appearance, placing 7th overall. Returning 1994 Division C champions Troy High School made their 2nd Nationals appearance, placing 1st overall and winning their 1st national championship.