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WELCOME

SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT TEAMS!!!

Revised 7/3/2014

2014 Softball Registration Forms HERE!

6TH ANNUAL THUNDER IN THE VALLEY
Division Pitch Cost 2014 Date Questions/E-mail
14 & Under Fast $350 June 13-15 John Pratt (740) 664-1807
12 & Under Fast $350 June 13-15 John Pratt (740) 664-1807
10 & Under Fast $350 June 13-15 John Pratt (740) 664-1807
8 & Under Coach $300 June 13-15 John Pratt (740) 664-1807

6th ANNUAL GRAND SLAM
Division Pitch Cost 2014 Date Questions/E-mail
14 & Under Fast $350 July 4-6 John Pratt (740) 664-1807
12 & Under Fast $350 July 4-6 John Pratt (740) 664-1807
10 & Under Fast $350 July 4-6 John Pratt (740) 664-1807
8 & Under Coach $300 July 4-6 John Pratt (740) 664-1807
T-Shirts and Stuff!

I. GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Friday through Sunday Tournaments (Teams From Far Away Teams typically start Saturday)
  • Home Run Derby and Fastest Pitch contests available.
  • Prizes will be given to the top two contestants in each age group
  • Concessions, playground, restrooms, bike path, porta-johns, golf driving range
  • City pool (off site)
  • Divisions, dates and fees listed below
  • No rain dates (another weekend) or refunds once tournament begins (schedule will be modified if rain)
  • 2 optic yellow softballs required to be provided by each team
  • Limited spots available.
  • No spots held based on promise to pay. No refunds within 30 days of tournament start date. Everyone says they are coming. Then right before we begin a team cancels and we've turned other teams away because we've held their spot.

II. TO REGISTER:

1. Complete Registration Form Softball Registration Form (Adobe Acrobat Required)

2. Make check* for tournament fee payable to "Athens Sandlot"

3. Mail completed registration and check to:

    Athens Sandlot
    39 Charles St
    Athens, OH 45701

    *CHECKS! We have to track 10-15 tournaments being paid. if you combine payment you might not get properly credited for paying and have to write another check. So help us help you and write a separate check for each division you register for. It goes directly to that division to be tracked. Thanks!

    4. Turn in your ROSTER and WAIVER at concession stand prior to first game.

    III. TOURNAMENT FORMAT (Generally - Subject to Revision)

    • Each team provides 2 ASA approved optic yellow softballs
    • Games are 1 hr. 30 minutes or 6 innings whichever occurs first. No new inning can be started after 1 hour 15 minutes. Ties may occur in pool play only. In CHAMPIONSHIP GAME play will last for 6 innings regardless of time. Ties after six innings will continue into extra innings during tournament play. Mercy rule applies to all games except the championship. 14U championship game will be 7 innings.
    • Coin toss to determine home team in pool play. Better seed is home team during tournament play.
    • 4 game minimum (weather permitting)
    • USSSA rules, with some modifications - see below for changes.
    • These tournaments are NOT qualifier tourneys for USSSA and not sanctioned by the USSSA organization.
    • No rain dates, but full refund if tournament is cancelled.
    • One umpire per game for pool games,2 umpires for elimination games.
    • Pitching distance for 10U is 35' and will use 11' optic yellow softballs.
    • Pitching distance for 12U is 40' and will use 12' optic yellow softballs
    • Pitching distance for 14U is 43' and will use 12' optic yellow softballs
    • 4 coach maximum allowed in dugout.
    • Teams must check in 1 hr. before game time at the main concession stand and have release and roster turned into concession stand before first game. Teams not available at start time forfeit game.
    • Team's oldest player's age as of January 1st this year determines which age division you are in
    • Trophies for 1st and 2nd place in each age division
    • These rules are subject to change and do not overrule game site determination. They are meant to give a general understanding. Tournament Director makes final call.

    ATHENS ALL STAR TEAMS

    Athens 12u Allstars
    Athens 12u, 11u, 10u Allstars
    Athens 11u Allstars
     
    JUNE 13, 2014
    THUNDER IN THE VALLEY SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT
    JOHN PRATT IS THE TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR - (740) 664-1807
    HE WILL PREPARE THE SCHEDULE AND ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS
    IF SCHEDULE IS NOT POSTED IT IS NOT READY
    T-Shirts and Stuff!
    8u
    Registration
    City/State
    Athens All Stars Athens, OH

    Road Runners

    Zanesville, OH
    Lancaster Kaos Lancaster, OH
    Blue Crush Frankfort, OH

    Ohio Valley Eliminators

    Call John Pratt(740) 664-1807

    Glen Dale, WV
    MCLL 8u All Stars Point Pleasant, WV
    8U 2014 SCHEDULE
    IS POSTED!
    10u
    Registration    
    City/State    

    Athens All Stars

    Athens, OH

    Lancaster Kaos

    Lancaster, OH

    Ohio Starz 04

    Newark, OH

    Yellow Jackets
    Greenfield, OH
    Twisters
    Marietta, OH
    Southern Ohio Vipers McArthur, OH
    10U 2014 SCHEDULE
    IS POSTED!
    12u
    Registration
    City/State
    Athens All Stars Athens, OH
    Canonsburg Lady Knights Canonsburg, PA

    Ohio Passion

    Waverly, OH
    Southern Ohio Vipers McArthur, OH
    WV Wildfire 11u Rocport, WV
    Cap City Force Hillard, OH
    Lady Warriors Vincent, OH
    Tuppers Plains Thunder Tupper Plains, OH
    12U 2014 SCHEDULE
    IS POSTED!
    14u
    Registration
    City/State
    Athens All Stars Athens, OH
    Athens Intensity Athens, OH
    Fusion Hillard, OH
    BC Blaze '99 Carroll, OH
    Lady Warriors Vincent, OH
    Marietta Twisters Marietta, OH
    Southern Ohio Vipers McArthur, OH
    White's Wheels Kenna, WV
    Tupper Plains Thunder Tupper Plains, OH
    14U 2014 SCHEDULE
    IS POSTED!

    2013 8U DIVISION
    Champs
    Road Runners

    Runner Up
    Ohio Valley Eliminators
    2014 10U DIVISION
    Champions
    Athens Sandlot All Stars
     
    Runner Up
    Ohio Starz 04
    2014 12U DIVISION
     Champions
    Southern Ohio Vipers
     
    Runner Up
    Canonsburg Lady Knights
    2014 14U DIVISION
    Champions
    White's Wheels
     
    Runner Up
    Tupper Plains Thunder
     

    JULY 4, 2014
    ANNUAL GRAND SLAM SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT
    JOHN PRATT IS THE TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR (740) 664-1807
    HE WILL PREPARE THE SCHEDULE AND ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS
    IF SCHEDULE IS NOT POSTED IT IS NOT READY
     
    T-Shirts and Stuff!
    8u
    Registration
    City/State
    Athens All Stars Athens, OH
    Lancaster Kaos 8u Lancaster, OH
    Ohio Valley Eliminators 8u Wheeling, WV
    Mason County Dirt
    Diamonds
    Pt. Pleasant, WV
    Glen Dale All Stars Glen Dale, WV
    WV Gold Parkersburg, WV
    8U 2014 SCHEDULE
    IS POSTED!
    10u Registration
    City/State
    Athens All Stars Athens, OH
    Ohio Dragons Circleville, OH
    WV Vipers*** Mineral Wells, WV
    Diamond Chix
    Moundsville, OH
    Lancaster Kaos '04' Lancaster, OH
    Ohio Valley Eliminators 10u* ($50) Wheeling, WV
    Twisters Marietta, OH
    Tupper Plains Thunder Tupper Plains, OH
    10U 2014 SCHEDULE
    IS POSTED!
    12u
    Registration
    City/State              
    Athens All Stars Athens
    Ohio Passion 12u Waverly, OH
    WV Wildfire 11u Rocport, WV
    Ohio Dragons Ashville, OH
    Diamond Chix Moundsville, WV
    Afterschock 12u Lancaster, OH
    Southern Ohio Vipers No City Given
    Tupper Plains Thunder Tupper Plains, OH
    Gallia Threat Gallipolis, OH
    12U 2014 SCHEDULE
    IS POSTED!
    14u
    Registration
    City/State
    Athens All Stars Athens
    Ohio Passion 14u Waverly, OH
    Lady Warriors Vincent, OH
    Marietta Twisters Marietta, OH
    Tupper Plains Thunder Tupper Plains, OH
    Tri-C Blaze Lowell, OH
    14U 2014 SCHEDULE
    IS POSTED!

    *ALL SCHEDULES TO BE ANNOUNCED - IF IT IS NOT POSTED IT IS NOT AVAILABLE

    JOHN PRATT THE TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR - (740) 664-1807. HE WILL PREPARE THE SCHEDULE AND ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS

     
    DIRECTIONS
    West End Park - 398 W. State Street
    Athens, Ohio
    2.5 miles off U.S. 33
    • Take U.S. 33 (coming from Columbus or Cincinatti) to Athens and exit onto State Route 682.
    • At Roundabout (Rotary) bear right onto Richland Avenue - go across bridge(Ohio University football stadium will be on your right)
    • At light turn left onto S. Shafer Street (Round Basketball Stadium will be on right side after turn)
    • Go 1 mile on Shafer Street (pass O'Bleness Hospital on left)
    • At light proceed straight onto N. Shafer Street (go 1/2 mile)
    • At stop sign (4-way stop) turn left onto W. State Street
    • Go 1 mile on W. State Street
    • Ends at West State Street Park
    • You are there!
    TRAVEL TIME TO ATHENS (Hrs)
    • Cleveland, Ohio - 3.0
    • Cincinatti, Ohio - 2.8
    • Columbus, OH - 1.5
    • Pittsburgh, PA - 3.25
    • Zanesville - 1.25

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