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2018 Beast of The East (May 26-28)

We may have an opening for One Bronze team. Call 804-378-2285

Starting Times are Posted. CLICK ON the PDF Below

Managers Meeting:  6:30pm Friday at Harry Daniel Park at Ironbridge.
 We recommend you have someone there to get the latest updates on the schedule and a review of the rules and regulations of the tournament.  If you are not at the manager's meeting, your team
packet will be at your field on Saturday.

We will finish the Men's Gold and the Rec Divisions on Sunday.

We hope to see you at the Manager's Meeting and the Home Run Derby that begins at 7:00pm.  

Also, don't miss the Corn Hole Tournament. Sign ups begin at 7:00pm and the Corn Hole Tournament Begins at 7:30pm.

Playoff FAQ

Men's Gold Playoffs will begin on Saturday evening.
Men's Silver and Bronze and Black American Playoffs will begin on Sunday.  So when you are finished with pool play on Saturday, you are finished for the day.
Men's Rec Playoffs will begin on Saturday evening.

Men's Gold and Rec will finish on Sunday.
Men's Silver and Bronze and Black American will finish on Monday.

Typo correction

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Only the Louisville Slugger Genesis SB 34 is not allowed.

A mistaken comma is in there.  sorry.

Schedule of Events:

Packet Pick Up:  Friday Night:  at the Managers Meeting.

Friday: 6:30pm:  Managers Meeting:  Harry Daniel Park at Ironbridge:
This meeting is not mandatory, but it’s a good idea that you have a team representative attend.  We will go over the format of the tournament, the basic rules and guidelines and we will answer any questions you may have.
This is also where you’ll pick up your team packet with your schedule (along with any changes) and the playoff schedule.

If you don’t attend the manager’s meeting, your team packet will be waiting for you at your field on Saturday.

Friday: 7:00pm:  Home Run Derby.
We will have an Upper Division and a Lower Division.
Guidelines:  Upper Division is open to any hitters.  Lower Division is open only to player on Men’s Bronze or Rec Teams in the tournament

Rules: Each Hitter will get 10 Pitches.  Hitters must provide your own pitcher.  The pitcher is allowed two warm up pitches.
We will advance the Top 4 Hitters plus ties to the Championship Round to hit again.  Same rules.
We will provide the balls.
Entry for the HRD:  $25 per person.
1st Prize:  Upper:  $500 cash..   1st Prize Lower:  $200 cash. 
Along with additional prizes.

Friday: 7:00pm:  Corn Hole Tournament  Limited Space for this.
Two Man teams: $40 per team.
Double Elim Format.   Blind Draw.   The Corn Hole Tournament will begin at 7:30pm.  Sign ups will take place at the HRD and it’s first come first serve.
1st Prize:  $400 cash.


Tournament Play Begins on Saturday at 8:00am.

Balls:  You must hit the SoftballNation Ball.  44/400.
We will have balls for sale at all the fields for $5 each.

If you have any questions, call me at 804-378-2285> Butch

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Questions: Butch Tiller (804) 378-2285

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And Don't Forget the Corn Hole Tournament on Friday Night

We will once again have our Corn Hole Tournament on Friday night alongside the Home Run Derby.   We've had some pretty good matches  in the past two years and we expect this event to grown this year.

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)

Men’s Rec: 0 Home Runs (Any fair fly ball 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 in Upper and Lower (if the numbers support it).
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.