OUR 2023 TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE WILL BE RELEASED ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10TH
Thanks again to the over 1,000 teams that played in our tournaments between Illinois and Wisconsin this summer
Offering youth baseball tournaments in Northern Illinois & Central Illinois. Locations include Rockford, Freeport, Woodstock, Waukegan, Elgin, Normal, & El Paso. Over 1,000 teams played in our tournaments this summer. Check out all our positive reviews below.
2023 WILL BE OUR 18TH YEAR OFFERING THE BEST YOUTH BASEBALL TOURNAMENT EXPERIENCE IN THE MIDWEST
Our tournaments are reasonably priced and very well-run, our years of experience ensure you and your team’s families will have a great experience. We have an extensive list of tournament offerings in Northern Illinois and in Central Illinois. We NEVER charge gate fees, admission fees or parking fees. We have no hidden fees or additional charges, making our youth baseball tournaments a tremendous value.
We offer on-site Tournament Directors, high-quality trophies, experienced umpires, best in business website making following our tournaments easy, along with dedicated, full-time customer service department to assist as needed in advance of your tournament. All our tournaments are held at well-maintained complexes. Once you have played in one of our youth baseball tournaments you will see why we are the Midwest’s premier provider of youth baseball tournaments.
Maybe you have experienced firsthand or heard horror stories from others about youth baseball tournaments being canceled last minute. Avoid scrambling to find a place to play on short notice by playing in an Illinois Baseball Tournaments youth baseball tournament. Over 1,000 teams played in our tournaments this summer and we are expecting over 1,200 teams to play in our youth baseball tournaments next summer, so there is no need to worry about our youth baseball tournaments being canceled last minute.
WE OFFER 4 COMPETITION LEVELS
PLEASE REVIEW PRIOR TO REGISTERING FOR ANY OF OUR TOURNAMENTS
Intended for the top 1/4 of all teams at their age level. Teams that would typically be considered elite teams would play in our A level tournaments. Examples would be; a good organization’s top team and possibly their 2nd best team, as well as a regional tournament only team, well above average local tournament only teams and most academy’s top team and possibly their 2nd best team as well. The 9U and 10U tournaments play real, full baseball rules.
Intended for above average teams, but not any elite teams (no top 1/4 teams) at their age level. Teams that would typically be considered B teams are: An average organization’s best team, as well as many average organization’s 2nd best team, an academy’s 3rd or sometimes 2nd best team, an above average Little League team, and local tournament only teams. 10U tournaments play real, full baseball rules.
Intended for below average teams at their age level. Teams that would typically be considered C teams are: An average organization’s 3rd best team or in some cases 2nd best team, a below average organization’s best team and possibly their 2nd best team as well, an academy’s 4th best team or sometimes 3rd best team, an average Little League team, and a local tournament only organization’s 2nd best team.
Intended for the bottom 1/4 of all teams at their age level. Teams that would typically be considered D teams are: An average organization’s 4th best team or in some cases 3rd best team, a below average organization’s 3rd best team or in some cases 2nd best team, local no cut or no tryout teams, recreational program teams, and a local tournament only organization’s 3rd or lower team. NOT OPEN TO ANY ACADEMY TEAMS, REGARDLESS OF TEAM’S LEVEL WITHIN ACADEMY.
WE VET ALL TEAMS AND RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CANCEL ANY REGISTRATION OR REQUIRE A TEAM TO SELECT A HIGHER LEVEL OF PLAY, IF WE BELIEVE THEY ARE PLAYING DOWN
IF YOU HAVE A QUESTION ON YOUR TEAM’S ELIGIBLITY FOR ANY OF OUR TOURNAMENTS, PLEASE CLICK ON THE CONTACT US LINK AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE
REGISTRATION FOR OUR 2023 TOURNAMENTS WILL OPEN ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10TH
HERE’S WHAT OTHERS HAVE HAD TO SAY ABOUT OUR TOURNAMENTS
“We played in the 14U tourney in Kenosha this last weekend. Let me say we had a great time and our coach said this was the best travel tourney we have participated in!” Trisha P. UBA Gladiator Gold
“Best, most organized tournament I’ve been a part of in two years outside of Cooperstown. Great great tournament.” Frank S. Fox Valley Freedom
“Last weekend was the best run and put together tournament I have been a part of. My team is looking forward to the next one.” Andy K. Wisconsin Rockhounds
“Our coaches asked me to follow up with you to say thanks for putting on some really well-run tournaments this year. We participated in three of your tournaments, and they were all well organized and professionally run. The tournament site coordinators were friendly and knowledgeable, which was a refreshing change from some of the other tournaments we participated in this year.” Beth Z. Hurricanes Select Baseball
“Best umpiring that I have seen in many years.” Richard D. Youth baseball parent and coach
“Thank you for hosting a well-run and tremendously helpful tournament for our team. From the other teams to the umpires, everyone’s focus was on teaching and instruction. I will certainly recommend that future teams from our program attend one of your early season scrimmage tournaments in the coming years.” Brett S. Tosa Titans
“We had an awesome time despite the weather, which you have no control over. It was a really good experience, the umpires were outstanding. Really good job! Just wanted to take the time and say thank you.” Mario D. Waukesha Firebirds
“Thank you for all the prompt updates and timely info. You do a nice job organizing these tournaments.” Tony K. Hartland Hawks
“I appreciate your hard work and your tourneys always are run smoothly.” Gary G. Waukesha Braves
“The umpire we had was absolutely fantastic. He is one of the best umpires we have ever had. He was educational, he called a great game and was fully engaged with the players on the field.” Chris R. Waukesha Firebirds
“All tournaments have been run well and have been great to be a part of – I think we ended up doing 5 or 6. Very impressed by how many great umps you were able to collect for all these tournaments as well.” Andrew A. Oconomowoc 5 O’s
“The level of play was perfect and was a true C level tournament as any team could have won. The fields were in good shape as well. Also, I just want to give a big thumbs up to our umpire, he was hands down the best umpire I’ve come across as he was professional, personable, and absolutely fantastic with the kids.” Shaun H. Screaming Eagles
“The tournament was very well organized, schedules/results updated quickly, fields great shape.” Patrick S. Seymour
“The tournament was well organized. Everything ran on time or early. The website was helpful to see the Sunday schedule, and the facility was very nice.” Jake F. Lannon Stonemen
“You guys do tournaments the way they should be done: fabulous roster and waiver process (waivers are the biggest pain for coaches and your process is great).” Jim M. Mequon Heat
“We really like your tournaments. Your tournaments are run very well and the kids and families have a great time.” Jim Rockford Travelers
“You guys do a great job organizing these tournaments!” Ben S. Whitefish Bay Jr Dukes
“I don’t know where you found these umpires, but they were amazing umpires for our 4 games this past weekend. I’ll take these guys any day of the week. Great job with the kids.” Pauly B.
“Great communication on the tournament website and ease of signing up. I think your league and tournaments are well run and have a great website.” Kevin R. Oconomowoc 5 O’s
“Great competition at U10 this weekend. We love Schoetz Park as a venue. All of the communication was very clear and well timed.” Dave M. Elmbrook Braves
“ I thought registration and everything was great, concessions were fantastic!” Aaron C. Kendall County Rebels
“Our team had a lot of fun at the tournament. The umps were awesome! The boys loved the trophies.” Tim H. CMH Jr Crusaders
“We play in at least one of your tournaments per year, this one was outstanding, facilities were great, scheduling and communication was great.” Michael N. Germantown Jr Warhawks
“The umpires we had were fantastic and we were very happy with how the tournament was run, especially if you consider how awful the weather was.” Michael B. McHenry Cobras
“The 2 umps we had on Saturday were 2 of the best umpires we have ever had in all of our youth baseball games. Fields were in good condition and venue was great. Very impressed with the dugouts as well.” Dominic L. West Bend Bulldogs
“Excellent registration process and pre-tournament communication. On-site tournament director was fantastic! The umpiring group also did a fabulous job.” Matt M. Rock River Renegades
“Your tournament director was great. Umpires were great. First time I’ve ever been to a tournament where all the teams in 11U were equally matched. Overall great tournament and experience.” Jeff H. PTA
“Overall, fantastic experience. The fields were great and the complex was terrific. Your communication and responsiveness was very much appreciated. The umpire we had for our 11U AA quarterfinals was one of the best we’ve ever had in a game.” Ron S. Mundelein