State A Baseball/Softball Tournament


June 1, 2017 11:30 am - June 3, 2017 7:30 pm

The State Class A Baseball and Softball Tournaments will be held June 1-3, 2017 in Mandan, with Mark Wiest as manager.

The State Class A Baseball Tournament

The State Class A Baseball Tournament will be held June 1, 2, 3, 2017 at Mandan’s Veterans Memorial Ballpark, with Mark Wiest as manager. If inclement weather prevails, the tournament manager shall postpone the tournament as necessary. Tournament games will begin daily at 11:30 am with the 3rd game beginning at 4:30 pm.

State Pairings:
  E-1 vs. W-4 – 11:30 am
  W-2 vs. E-3 – 35 minutes after
  W-1 vs. E-4 – 4:30 pm
  E-2 vs. W-3 – 35 minutes after
• *The higher seeded team will be the home team and have choice of dugout. If like seeds play, there shall be a coin-flip to determine the home team. The “home team” or nearest team to the tournament site will play the last game of the state tournament’s first round.

• If there are multiple teams from the tournament site, the highest seed will be the “home team”. The pairings will remain the same, but game times will be adjusted. The schedule will be determined following the region tournaments.

• Between games, if field conditions and time allows as determined by the manager, each team can have a 10-minute warm-up period on the playing field, but no batting practice will be allowed on the main diamond between games or at any time during the tournament.

 All games including the consolation games are to be seven innings in length, except as governed by the note in connection with rule 4-2-2 of the current National Federation Baseball Rules. This rule provides in all seven-inning games, the game shall be called after the completion of 4 1/2 innings if the team behind by 10 runs has batted.

• Postseason Pitch Counts (for 3 consecutive day tournaments)
*120 daily pitch maximum
*135 tournament maximum
Pitches                      Days Rest
0-45                                   0
46-90                                1
91-120                             2
-Tournament managers will track pitch counts and update teams accordingly.

Team trophies will be awarded for places 1-5 and 19 individual awards per team. Extra awards may be purchased through the NDHSAA office.

Admission:
Adult                                                            Student
Tournament     Daily          Tournament        Daily
$32.00             $12.00           $15.00            $6.00

For other baseball tournament information: http://www.ndhsaanow.com/tournaments/baseball

The State Class A Softball Tournament

Tournament games will begin Thursday with the first game at 11:00 am and the second game 35 minutes after previous game. The third game begins at approximately 4:00 pm with the fourth game following 35 minutes afterwards.

The “home team” or nearest team to the tournament site will play the last game of the state tournament’s first round. If there are multiple teams from the tournament site, the highest seed will be the “home team”. The pairings will remain the same, but game times will be adjusted.

2007 8th Ave. SE, Mandan, ND 58554

Thursday June 1:
Game 1 – 11:00 am - #1 East vs #4 West
Game 2 – 35 min after - #2 West vs #3 East
Game 3 – 4:00 - #1 West vs #4 East
Game 4 – 35 min after - #2 East vs #3 West

Friday June 2:
Game 5 – 11:00 – Loser Game 1 vs Loser Game 2
Game 6 – 35 min after – Loser Game 3 vs Loser Game 4
Game 7 – 4:00 – Winner Game 1 vs Winner Game 2
Game 8 – 35 min after – Winner Game 3 vs Winner Game 4

Saturday June 3:
Game 9 (5th Place) – 10:00 am – Winner Game 5 vs Winner Game 6
Game 10 (3rd Place) – 35 min after – Loser Game 7 vs Loser Game 8
Game 11 (1st Place) – 3:00 pm – Winner Game 7 vs Winner Game 8

Admission:
Adult                                                                Student
Tournament      Daily                                Tournament        Daily
$32.00          $12.00                                     $15.00            $6.00

For other softball tournament information: http://www.ndhsaanow.com/tournaments/softball