8U Super Series
St Bethlehem Civitan - Clarksville, TN
Classification: A, B and C class teams must have played in two qualifier tournaments or one NIT tournament. Recrational (REC) teams do not qualify through qualifying tournaments but through documentation records from their local league. In order to qualify to participate in the recreational class of the USGF 2017 World Series Tournament, a team must submit a completed roster with the signature of the President/Commissioner of the league and a signed accompaying letter that list the names of the players on the roster and states that every player on the list and roster participated in their local league. If there is a player that plays on a tournament team but also participated in their local league, this does not disqualify the player to play on her all star league team. The qualification is that every player on the roster and signed letter of statement - signed up for and participated in their local league. The only way a player can participate on a team from an adjacent city is if the two leagues enter-leagued together.
Bracket will be seeded from pool game results.
A Class defined as those teams with a winning percentage of .700 or greater
B Class defined as those teams with a winning percentage of .400 to .699
C Class defined as those teams with a winning percentage of .399 or less.
Ballhawks 08 - Clarksville, TN
Team Force - Marshall County, TN
Format: 5gg, two pool, three game out bracket
Fees: 8U - $225
All balls are furnished
Top three places will receive team and individual awards
All teams need to submit a signed and completed USGF roster
All teams need to submit a copy of your team insurance
All teams must sanction your team online at www.usgfp.com
Team managers need birth certificates in your possession throughout the tournament
Online payment at www.usgfp.com through team account
Gate fees weekend $13, one day $8
Make sure your players are age eligible for your age group. Age eligible January 1, 2017
Rules and Starndars
Batters: each team can bat up to 12 batters for pool and tournament games.
Unique rule to USGF: is the courtesy runner: A courtesy runner can be used at anytime once per inning. A courtesy runner does not burn your sub. However, if your courtesy runner is on base and has to come up to bat she must take an out at bat. So, be aware of where your courtesy runner is in the line up.
The Official Game Time: begins at the flip and the plate umpire is keeper of the time. Undefeated team has home field advantage. If an if game is neccessary, the there will be a flip at the plate for home field advantage.
Pool Play Guidelines: Time linit will be 55 minutes, finish the inning, or 5 innings.Pool games can end in a tie, both teams are awarded on half (.5) a win in the seeding stats. Home team is considered the official score book for each game. Parents/fans are welcome to keep score boards.
Tournament Play Guidelines: Time limit will be 55 minutes, finish the inning. Tournament game cannot end in a tie. International tie breaker rules apply for elimination games. Home team is considered the official score book for each game. Parents/fans are welcome to keep score boards.
Rain Policy: If no games are played entry fee is returned. If one game is played one half of entry fee is returned. If two games are complete there is no refunds issued. No refunds for gate passes.
No Smoking inside gates
Two team cooler policy