The Tournament which decides the Overall State Championship, and includes teams from the NYSPHSAA, PSAL, CHSAA and the NYSAIS, began in 1979. It was introduced as the "Super 16 Tournament", then became the Overall State Championships, and finally The Federation Tournament of Champions in 1987.
The first tournament in 1979 was played in the Onondaga War Memorial in Syracuse, the second at Rochester War Memorial and then moved to it's long time home at the Glens Falls Civic Center.
In 2011, the tournament moved from Glens Falls to the Times Union Center in Albany. In 2015, the tournament was played at SUNY Albany and returned to the Times Union Center in 2016.
Click on any link below and scroll down to view the Tournament of Champions Brackets for that year, all classes.