Athletics - Father Barry Classic Basketball Tournament


Father Barry Classic Basketball Tournament
49th Annual - Event Bracket, Tickets and Details

Welcome to the annual Fr. Joseph Barry Christmas Classic Basketball Tournament. The tournament has a long and storied history, as you will see on the pages that follow. Listings of past champions, individual and team records and the all-tournament teams are detailed for you. Also included are profiles and rosters of the teams participating in this year’s tournament. Jesuit High School welcomes all of the visiting teams’ players, coaches and their fans. We hope that both your visit to the Jesuit High School campus in Carmichael and your Fr. Barry Christmas Classic experiences are exciting and memorable.

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2023 Participants

  • Archbishop Mitty – San Jose, CA
  • Bellarmine – San Jose, CA
  • Brophy Prep – Phoenix, AZ
  • Cathedral Catholic – San Diego, CA
  • Jesuit – Sacramento, CA
  • Loyola – Los Angeles, CA
  • St. Mary’s  – Stockton, CA
  • Strake – Houston, TX

Individual and Team Records from Barry Classic

Individual Records

Most Points, 1 Game: 49 – Nate Kendricks, Immanuel (2017)

Most Points, 3 Games: 109 – Nate Kendricks, Immanuel (2017)

Most Rebounds, 1 Game: 24 – Tim Reinerston, Nevada Union (1975)

Most Rebounds, 3 Games: 53 – Tim Reinerston, Nevada Union (1975)

Most Assists, 1 Game: 12 – Bob Schwirian, Brophy (1981)

Most Assists, 3 Games: 23 – Les Walker, St. Francis (1975)

Most Steals, 1 Game: 11 – Gary Johnson, Marin Catholic (1974)

Most Steals, 3 Games: 17 – Earl Koberlein, Bellarmine (1980)


Recap of Fr. Barry Tournament 2023

Overall Results

1st Place – Archbishop Mitty

2nd Place – Brophy College Prep

3rd Place – St. Mary’s

4th Place – Strake Jesuit

5th Place – Cathedral Catholic

6th Place – Bellarmine

7th Place – Jesuit

8th Place – Loyola


Fr. Barry Tournament Winners and MVPs

Tournament Winners


First: Moreau
Second: Jesuit
Third: Marin Catholic
Cons: Christian Brothers


First: St. Francis
Second: Moreau
Third: Jesuit
Cons: Nevada Union


First: St. Mary’s – Stockton
Second: Jesuit
Third: Moreau
Cons: Marin Catholic


First: Jesuit
Second: St. Mary’s – Stockton
Third: Bishop O’Dowd
Cons: Loyola


Alumni – Fr. Barry Classic

Tournament Alumni

13 NBA Players  - 90+ Division 1 Players – 100+ D1, D2, D3, NAIA Players

Notable Alumni (NBA)

Luke Walton (Arizona / NBA), Arron Afflalo (UCLA / NBA), Aaron Gordon (Arizona / NBA) , Gabe Pruitt (USC / NBA), Brandon Ashley (Arizona / NBA), Avery Bradley (Texas / NBA), Andre Miller (Utah / NBA), Toby Bailey (UCLA / NBA), Isaac Fontaine (Washington State / NBA), Mark Alarie (Duke / NBA), Abdul Gaddy (Washington / NBA Contract), Rasheed Sulaimon (Duke / Maryland / NBA Contract), Justin Love (Saint Louis / NBA Contract)


Fr. Joseph F. Barry, S.J., 1917-1987

Father Joseph Barry, S.J., was born and raised in San Francisco. There he attended St. Ignatius High School and later entered the Jesuit Order in 1935. Prior to coming to Jesuit High School, Fr. Barry also taught for many years at Loyola High School in Los Angeles.