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2018 Beast of The East

Beast of The East May 26-28 Richmond/Petersburg, VA

We’re Recruiting Championship Level Teams:
Men’s Gold (A,B,C), Silver (D), Bronze (E)

Your team is invited to participate in the most popular Memorial Day Weekend Slow Pitch Softball Tournament in America.

The tournament is sanctioned by SoftballNation and will be a SoftballNation Slow Pitch Nationals Direct Qualifier. The tournament is a six game format event that takes place throughout the Petersburg/Richmond area on Memorial Day Weekend

Schedule of Events:
Friday: May 25: Manager's Meeting 6:30pm (Ironbridge)
Friday: May 25: 7:00pm (Home Run Derb) (Ironbridge)
Saturday: May 26: Tournament Begins at 8:00am
Sunday: Tournament Continues: Gold Champs Crowned
Monday: May 28: Silver, Bronze and BA Champions Crowned.


Game Day Marketing (NC) 2017 Beast of The East Men's Silver Champions


Click Here to Sanction your team for 2018


Tournament Rules: The tournament will follow the SoftballNation Rule Book.

Home Run Rules and Divisions of Play:

Men’s Gold (A,B,C): 5 & 1up

Men’s Silver (D): 3 Home Runs (4th is out, 5th is out, 6th and beyond end the inning)

Men’s Bronze (E): 1 Home Run (2nd is out, 3rd and beyond end the inning)

Black American:  Teams will mix with Men’s Silver and Bronze for Pool Play and separate for BA Playoffs.
Balls: Teams will hit their own ball throughout the tournament.  The Ball must be stamped SoftballNation.

All Classes: .44 COR with a .400 Maximum Compression
Divisions of Play: Men’s Gold, Silver, Bronze,  BA
If you are coming from outside the state of Virginia, we must be able to confirm that your team is the caliber of the division you are requesting. All teams must be sanctioned by SoftballNation and you may register your team online at www.softballnation.com .   If you do not register online, please include your 2018 team sanction fee with your entry fee.