Pay by May 1st: Receive 10 Beast of The East T Shirts
Pay before May 19th: $350
Pay after May 19th: $400
Home Run Derby: Friday Night: May 28 Cash Prizes
Upper Division and Lower Division
Also Friday Night: Corn Hole Tournament
Tournament Play Begins Saturday Morning at 8:00am.
You Are Invited:
The 2021 SoftballNation Beast of The East continues the tradition of being the best and most competitive Slow Pitch Softball Tournament on the East Coast. Each year, this tournament draws the best competition from up and down the East Coast. You won’t find a bigger or more competitive tournament on Memorial Day Weekend.
This year’s champions in each division will receive a Cash Prize. Runners Up will receive a Paid Entry to the Slow Pitch Nationals in their respective division. Even with COVID we still have a great tournament in 2020.
Cash and Prizes: All Divisions
Winners in each of these division will be awarded a Cash Prize. Runners Up will receive a Paid Entry to the Slow Pitch Nationals. Teams winning Travel Funds must advance to and participate in the SoftballNation Slow Pitch Nationals to receive the travel fund. Travel Funds do not pass down. If a division of play does not make at the Slow Pitch Nationals, the Travel Fund will still be presented to the team.
Men's Gold: 1st: $1,000. 2nd: $500
Men's Silver: 1st: $1,000. 2nd: Paid Berth
Men's Bronze: 1st: $1,000. 2nd: Paid Berth
Black American: 1st: $1,000. 2nd Paid Berth
Men's Rec: 1st: $500
COED: 1st: $500
Additional Awards: Team and Individual Awards will also be given to 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each division.
MVP Award and All-Tournament Team Awards will also be presented
Tournament Rules: The tournament will follow the SoftballNation Rule Book.
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 2021 team sanction fee with your entry fee.
Men’s Gold (A,B,C): 5 & 1up (Gold teams will play 3 pool and then double elim)
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)
Men’s Rec: 0 Home Runs. (Any fair fly ball hit over the fence ends 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
C.O.D. (2020 Men's Gold Champs) Beast of The East
Flooring RVA Men's Sliver Champions 2020
DCLG/Spencers (Men's Bronze Champions 2020)