TEAMS WILL BE APPROVED IN THE ORDER PAYMENTS ARE RECEIVED.
Rain out number is 817 500 5026
This tournament is included on the TFL Schedule and includes a limited # of berths for the 2023 Alliance FastPitch Championship Series Aug 2023. There will be one berth per 10 teams in each open or “A” age group for 12u and 10u. Teams earning a berth, if not already registered with the Alliance and TFL will be required to register the team and players within one week of the end of the event in order to claim their berth. <b>NOT A 14U QUALIFIER</b>
THE HEAD COACH OF EACH TEAM ENTERED IN THE EVENT WILL GET A YEAR MEMBERSHIP IN THE NATIONAL FASTPITCH COACHES ASSOCIATION (NFCA). ADDITIONALLY, THE HEAD COACH, AFTER THE TOURNEY, WILL RECEIVE A COUPON CODE FOR 50% OF NFCA MEMBERSHIPS FOR THIER COACHING STAFF.
INDIVIDUAL TROPHIES FOR 1ST & 2ND PLACE
$335 ENTRY FEE
Gate fee $7 / day. $12 weekend pass. Humans 12 and under are free
This is a pay at the plate event. $50 per game.
4 POOL GAMES. TEAMS MOVE INTO A SINGLE ELIMINATION BRACKET ON SUNDAY BASED ON POOL RESULTS – 75 MINUTES FINISH THE INNING -GAME CAN END IN A TIE – TIEBREAKER HEAD TO HEAD, RUNS ALLOWED, RUNS SCORED, COIN FLIP.
TOURNAMENT RULES: POOL GAMES
75 FINISH THE INNING
USSSA RULES APPLY
10 AFTER 3 8/4 6/5
MAX 6 RUNS PER HALF INNING
NO ITB – GAME MAY IN A TIE
FLIP FOR HOME TEAM
BAT ROSTER OR FOLLOW NORMAL USSSA RULES
ALL OTHER USSSA RULES APPLY
NO INFIELD WARMUP AFTER 1ST INNING
WARM UP PITCHES 5 FIRST INNING 3 EACH INNING AFTER
BRACKET GAMES ARE SEEDED BASED ON POOL PLAY RESULTS:
75 MIN FINISH THE INNINGS
USSSA RULES APPLY TO ALL BRACKET GAMES BAT 11 OR 10 (DP/FLEX – ONLY 9 BAT) OR BAT 9 – USSSA RULES APPLY
HIGHER SEED HAS CHOICE OF HOME OR VISITOR
UNLIMITED RUNS PER HALF INNING
10 AFTER 3 8/4 6/5 (RUN RULES)
Home team will keep the official scorebook.
NO REFUND AFTER GAME TIMES ARE POSTED!! $125 will not be refunded after the tournament starts. All refunds are determined as follows (Fee minus the gate divided by game guarantee) Any game started counts as a game played.
NO REFUND AFTER 3 Games Played
e.g. You played 2 games. $335 – $125 = $210. Refund = $210 * 3 / 5 = $126
Rain out number is 817 500 5026
Protest Policy – $50 cash at the time of the protest. If the protest is upheld by the TD the $50 is returned.
NO REFUND AFTER GAME TIMES ARE POSTED!! $115 will not be refunded after the tournament starts. All refunds are determined as follows: Entry fee – $115 / divided by (1- # of games played/game guarantee). Any game started counts as a game played.
Change of Venue Notice
There may be occasions such as but not limited to inclement weather facility setbacks scheduling problems not the fault of DFW Fastpitch and other acts of nature that require NTFCA to reschedule tournament games to other nearby parks. NTFCA policy is to play all tournaments despite such unfortunate setbacks.
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Note: If you don't know which venue you'll be playing at and want to book in advance, click here to find hotels that are geographically centered between all venues.
|Venue Name||Address||Event Dates||Details|
|Russell Creek||3500 McDermott Rd, Plano, TX, 75025||Mar 4-5||Find Hotels|