Aug 18th & 19th Modified Tournament in Wilmington DE

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  1. GAM

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    Wanamaker Medium Pitch Inc., GAM Softball and Men of Iron are teaming up to provide a 10 Man Medium Pitch Tournament with $1,500 in prize money to be held August 18-19 in Wilmington Delaware.

    The first 16 paying teams will be included.

    CONTACT
    If you are interested, contact Mike Rothfuss at 727-455-1320 or email him at gamsoftball@gmail.com
    Checks made out to Wanamaker Medium Pitch Inc.
    PayPal: sal.wanamaker@mindspring.com

    TOURNAMENT DETAILS

    COMPLEX -
    DelCastle Rec Center (4 lighted fields)
    2920 Duncan Rd,
    Wilmington Delaware

    TOURNEY FORMAT
    Pool Play (4 game guarantee)
    4 Pools of 4 teams (16 team max).
    You play each team in your Pool to determine seeding
    (1 - 4) into single elimination round.
    3 Points for a win, 1 point for a tie
    Pool seeding determined by:
    1. Total Points
    2. Average runs per inning given up
    3. Average runs per inning scored
    4. Head to Head
    5. Coin Flip
    SCHEDULE OF POOL PLAY - Saturday Aug 18th
    1. 8:00 - 4 games
    2. 9:45 - 4 games
    3. 11:30 - 4 games
    4. 1:15 - 4 games
    5. 3:00 - 4 games
    6. 4:45 - 4 games

    ELIMINATION FORMAT
    All teams make it to elimination round but pool winnners recieve a two round bye. The higher seeds recieve an easier route during elimination.
    1. 4 seeds vs. 3 seeds (Saturday 6:30PM)
    2. Winners of 4's vs. 3's play # 2 seeds (Sat 8:30PM)
    3. Winners play # 1 seeds (Sunday 9:00AM)
    4. Semis (Sunday 11:00AM)
    5. Finals (Sunday 1:00PM)

    PITCHING RULES
    "On the backswing ball cannot be above 90 degree created by hip-shoulder ball".. Enforced by Tournament Organizers, not umpires. If you have any question on what is legal/illegal call Sal Guerriero (610 389 4830) or email him a video. Height of backwsing The last thing we want is to call someone illegal, or to allow someone who is illegal to pitch. On 4th Illegal pitch, pitcher will be removed from pitching for that game. Can play other positions and come back as a pitcher another game.

    BATS
    Bats will be provided - 4 each field (no other bats allowed). Both teams share the 4 bats.
    1. Demarini Juggy Ovl 34/26
    2. Worth EST Balanced 34/27
    3. Damarini Mercy 34/26
    4. Miken Freak Balanced 34/27

    BALLS
    Clincher Gold Balls - 2 new per game

    GENERAL RULES (ASA/USA)
    10 man defensive, DH for anyone and EH allowed (can hit 11 if desired)
    Runner for pitcher or catcher with 2 outs by someone not in game
    No metal spikes
    Re-entry rule for all
    Bunting and stealing allowed but no fake (slash) bunt
    Helmets required for batter and base runners
    International rule for extra innings for elimination games
    1:35 Time limit for Pool Play
    Mercy run rule - 15 after 3 innings, 12 after 4 innings, 10 after 5 innings

    PAYOUTS
    Overall winner = $1,000
    Second Place = $500

    ENTRANCE FEE: $400 per team
     
  2. bboystregs

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    Are we in this?
     
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  3. GAM

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    I sent the details to Mike so I'm hoping he's able to get A to Z to come down. It's a great facility and lots to do around the area. Golf course right across the street, tax free shopping and DE now has leagalized sports gambling avaialble.
     
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    I'll text him now
     

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