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Date

July 25 – 26, 2020

 

Site

Hunziker Youth Sports Complex MAP

Brookside Park MAP

Time

Tournament rules, schedules and map will be posted online 7 days prior to competition.

Commissioners

Iowa Games
888.777.8881
info@iowagames.org

2021 State Games of America
Qualifying Event

2021 State Games of America

Sponsored By

Iowa Cubs

Competition Format

2 games in pool play on Saturday.  Teams will be seeded in each pool and a single elimination championship bracket will be played on Sunday.

Bracket Seeding: Teams will be seeded by 1. Wins 2. Fewest Runs Allowed 3. Total Runs Scored

12 & Under, 11 & Under, 10 & Under, 9 & Under: All games will be 6 innings (1 hour 30 minute time limit).

14 & Under: All games will be 7 innings (1 hour 45 minute time limit).

Younger divisions may have to play on softball fields with portable mounds.

Division Limits

The Iowa Games has the discretion to adjust the number of teams per division.

9U – 6 teams
10U – 12 teams
11U – 10 teams
12U – 8 teams
14U – 10 teams

We currently have one spot left for 14U. If Interested, please register or contact our office at 888-777-8881. If the division you are interested is full, please contact Joseph Yates to be put on a wait list at joseph.yates@iowagames.org.

Rules

Click Here for Iowa Games Baseball Rules

12U, 11U, 10U, 9U will pitch from 46′ and 14U will pitch from 60′ 6″

BAT RULE: All bats for age divisions 14U and younger must be permanently stamped with the new USSSA 1.15 BPF Mark, BBCOR Certified Mark or USA Baseball sticker.
14U – bats must be BBCOR -3 length to weight ratio
12U and younger – bats may not exceed 33 inches and players may use a 2 1/4” or 2 5/8” or 2 3/4” barrel

I.H.S.A.A. rules with modifications. A no designated hitter policy will be used. In the 9 & Under, 10 & Under, 11 & Under, 12 & Under divisions, runners may not leave the base until the ball leaves the pitcher’s hand. If the runner leaves early, he is ruled out. No steel spikes will be allowed in the 9, 10, 11, & 12 Under divisions.

Age Determining Date

9 & Under:  A player 9 or younger on May 1, 2019 is eligible to play
10 & Under: A player 10 or younger on May 1, 2019 is eligible to play
11 & Under:  A player 11 or younger on May 1, 2019 is eligible to play
12 & Under: A player 12 or younger on May 1, 2019 is eligible to play
14 & Under: A player 14 or younger on May 1, 2019 is eligible to play

Roster Size

Minimum: 9
Maximum: 20

 

Medals sponsored by Grinnell Mutual

Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals will be awarded in each division.

T-shirts

Athletes will receive a colored t-shirt which will be available at your venue.

Pre-registered athletes have the option to upgrade their cotton shirt for a dri-fit t-shirt for an additional $10 through June 24.

Umpires

If you know of any individual interested in being a paid umpire please contact cory.kennedy@iowasportsfoundation.org or call 888.777.8881 x 106.

9 & Under | Boys
10 & Under | Boys
11 & Under | Boys
12 & Under | Boys
14 & Under | Boys

CLICK HERE TO VIEW AN ONLINE VERSION OF THE SCHEDULE

Schedules, Results and Teams will all be available through the Iowa Games app on your smartphone.

Click on the AppStore or Google Play button below to download and find your team!

App Store

Google Play

Hunziker Youth Sports Complex MAP

Brookside Park MAP

Registration Deadline

EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE
$375 Entry Fee
Postmark & Online: Friday, July 5

FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE
$400 Entry Fee
Online Only: Saturday, July 6 – Wednesday, July 10

ROSTER ADDITIONS
Deadline for roster additions:
Postal – July 17
Online – July 24

Click Here for Team Waiver Form
Must be returned to the Iowa Games office by 4:00 pm on July 24

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