Saturday, July 22 and Sunday, July 23, 2017


North River Valley Park
East 13th Street, Ames


Tournament rules, schedules and map will be posted approximately seven (7) days prior to competition. NO SCHEDULES WILL BE MAILED!


Linda Lowinski

Jerry Beck

Competition Format

Adults will play either pool play or a double elimination tournament depending on the number of teams registered. Teams should register with their USA Softball name to avoid confusion over USA Softball registration. Players are responsible for their own equipment. Game balls will be provided. Uniform rule will not be enforced. Similar colored shirts with numbers are encouraged


2017 USA Softball rules will apply. ADULT - 50' pitching distance, 70' bases. All games will use the official USA Softball ball (yellow).  Softballs will still be ASA Stamped.

Teams may bat everyone on their roster and any 10 may play.  (co-ed must have even number of males and females to bat everyone...ex:  8 girls and 8 guys)

Click Here for Iowa Games Softball Rules

Minimum number of players on roster 9
Maximum number of players on roster 20

Age Determining Date

Players must be 16 by July 22, 2017


Athletes will receive a colored T-shirt.  Pre-registered athletes have the option to upgrade to a dri-fit for an additional $10.  T-shirts will be available at your venue.


Medals sponsored by Grinnell Mutual

Gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded in each division.


All teams must be registered as 2017 USA Softball - Iowa teams. When registering for the Iowa Games teams must use their USA Softball team name.  The USA Softball - Iowa Adult Team Registration Fee is $30 plus $8.00 postage fee for mailing (total fee of $38.00) per team. Please complete the registration form and payment online at:  USA Softball Iowa Adult Team Registration Form or visit the USA Softball - Iowa Website for more information.

Adult Coed | 11"/12" Slowpitch 

Male | 12" Slowpitch

Schedules will be posted by July 15 at 4:00 pm

Registration Deadline

$210 Entry Fee per Team
Postmark: Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Online: Wednesday, June 28, 2017

$235 Entry Fee per Team

Online Only: Thursday, June 29 - Sunday, July 9, 2017


Deadline for roster additions:

Postal - July 12

Online - July 19

Click Here for Team Waiver Form

Must be returned to the Iowa Games office by 4:00 pm on July 20