ISSA US Northern Championships Factsheet

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ISSA United States Northern Championships 
September 21-23, 2012
Cincinnati, OH 

 | Tournament Entry Form | Addresses of Venues | Registered Teams | Preliminary Schedule |

 

FACT SHEET

 

Tournament:

2012 ISSA United States Northern Championships  

(www.seniorsoftball.org)

Date:

September 21-23, 2012 (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

Location:

Cincinnati, OH

Teams:

It is estimated that 30 to 40 teams from throughout the United States will be attending to compete for the tournament championships in their division.

Ticket Prices: Admission to all venues is FREE.
 

Parking

No charge for parking, adequate parking is available at the parks.

Managers Meeting: A manager's meeting will be held on Thursday night, September 20, 2012 at 7:00PM at the MidAmerica Ballyard. 

Team Check-in:

Friday during preliminary play at the ball park, senior men's teams check-in together. A valid government photo ID (drivers license) is needed to check-in.

Tournament Seeding:

The tournament staff will place the teams in brackets and prepare the preliminary schedule which will be posted on the website approximately three days prior to the tournament. The preliminary game record will be used to seed your team into the double elimination finals. The exact format will depend on the number of teams in each division.

First Game: Pool play games for ages will begin Friday morning Most divisions will end on Sunday afternoon and the Awards Ceremony will immediately follow the final game. (Some smaller divisions could conclude on Saturday)
 

Tournament Director:

RB Thomas, Jr., 9114 I-Beam Lane, Manassas, VA 20110   571-436-9704 cell            571-436-9704      

Deadline:

Entry Deadline:  August 21, 2012  (Exceptions only for the benefit of the tournament)  Teams wishing to enter after August 21 should submit the online entry form and email the ISSA Office to confirm entry..

Rosters Due: The ISSA Roster Form should be submitted by September 7 (can be unsigned).  Signed Roster must be turned in at the Managers Meeting or ID Check-in with original player signatures.  Players arriving late can sign at the check-in or prior to their first game provided their name was on the roster.
 

Divisions of Play:

Teams will be placed in age/skill level divisions using their ISSA Rating and verified by the tournament staff. Divisions could be combined if necessary.  It is the tournament staff's desire to provide all teams with a competitive experience resulting in a quality tournament experience. 

Fees:

The entry fee for all Men's Senior classifications is $400.00.  Make checks payable to ISSA and mail to the Tournament Director by the deadline.  NOTE: All participating teams will receive a $100.00 discount off the entry fee for the US Open National Championships at Myrtle Beach, SC in October.