WWBA Tournament

2014 Central Labor Day Classic (Underclass)

Aug 30, 2014 - Sep 01, 2014

Des Moines Roosevelt - 4419 Center St. Des Moines, IA 50312 Map

- Des Moines Roosevelt
  4419 Center St. Des Moines, IA 50312 Map   

- Altoona Baseball League
  801 8th St. SE Altoona, IA 50009 Map   

- Nite Hawk Field
  401 Greene St. Slater, IA 50244 Map   

- Roland-Story HS
  Hillcrest Dr & Cedar St Story City, IA 50248 Map   

- Ames HS @ Brookside Park
  1325 6th St Ames, IA 50010 Map   

- Ankeny HS
  1302 North Ankeny Boulevard Ankeny, IA 50023 Map   


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This will be the inaugural Central Labor Day Classic (Underclass), which will take place on high school fields in the Des Moines area.  The winner will receive a bid to the 2014 Kernels Foundation Championship in Cedar Rapids, IA on Sept. 26-29th.  

BAT TYPE: Wood bat.  Composite wood bats are allowed as long as there is no non-wood material included.
ENTRY FEE: $750/team (No refunds 30 days prior)
AGE LIMIT: 2016 Graduate or younger
GAMES: 4 guaranteed, weather permitting.  Teams are expected to play at 9:00 AM on August 30th

Notes

2014 Central Labor Day Classic (Underclass) Tournament Format

- Tournament will consist of 6 teams
- 2 pools of 3 teams
- Each team will have a double header on Saturday
- All teams will advance to a single elimination tournament
- Top two seeds will receive a first round bye
- No teams from the same pool will be matched up in round one of the playoffs
- Home team will be determined by the higher seed
- If a team loses their first game in the playoffs, they will be matched up for a 4th guaranteed game
- Winner will receive an invitation to the Kernels Foundation Championship

Games: 4 games guaranteed, weather permitting.

Age Eligibility: 2016 Graduate or younger.

Bat Type: Wood Bat Only Bat Restrictions

Hotels: All teams are required to book housing through following link Host Hotels

Coolers: Not Allowed

Entry Fee: 750 USD

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  • Tournament Pass: 20.00 USD (Per Person) - Entry to all games for this tournament
  • Daily Pass: 10.00 USD (Per Person) - Entry to all games for a specific day
  • Tournament Program: 5.00 USD

Results

MVP

MV-Player Joey Polak

MV-Pitcher Spencer Van Scoyoc

Related Articles  

Event History Since 2014

Event Records  

Category Time/Velo Name St Event year Draft Commitment
FB 87  mph Spencer Van Scoyoc IA 2014  19 Arizona State
FB 87  mph Kole Kampen IA 2014   Iowa

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