Join us for Defend the Turf at Lippold Park in Crystal Lake the weekend of April 24th-25th, no games Friday. All games for this tournament are played on field turf fields. All teams play 2 pool play games Saturday. All teams start Sunday with a chance to win the championship. Teams can play up to 6 games total in this tournament. For this tournament no gum, seeds or peanuts allowed in dugout or on field, no metal cleats.
All our tournaments are played at well-maintained complexes with plenty of green space for warm-ups and full concessions. 2021 is our 15th season in offering the best tournament experience in the Midwest. Over 800 teams registered for our tournaments last season. We offer on-site Tournament Directors, assistance as needed prior to the start of the tournament from our Coach’s Concierge and the best in business website makes following our tournaments easy. All insurance and waiver/roster requirements are done online to make the process as convenient as possible. Lastly, we have a very high quality umpire community of over 300 potential umpires working our tournament games, no inexperienced volunteers calling balls and strikes at our tournaments.
We do not charge admission fees or gate fees, so no additional or hidden costs to play in any of our tournaments. You also do not need to worry about any of our tournaments being canceled last minute due to lack of teams. Our tournaments are reasonably priced and almost always sell out, well before the snow melts.
Don’t delay, register today and see what thousands of teams over the years already know, we offer the best youth baseball tournament experience in the Midwest.
THIS IS A AA LEVEL TOURNAMENT. IT IS ONLY OPEN TO TEAMS IN THE BOTTOM 2/3 OF ALL TEAMS AT THEIR AGE LEVEL. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR TEAM’S ELIGIBILITY, PLEASE CONTACT US BEFORE REGISTERING.