Event Dates:  7/19/2018 7/22/2018

USA;Texas Austin, Round Rock, Taylor, Georgetown

Additional contact: Jonathan Lampl
Call or Text: 970-672-0512
Email: jonathan@triplecrownsports.com

Age CutOff: 12/31/2017

Entry Deadline: 6/15/2018

Event Format


    This is a Stay to Play Event. Please look at our Lodging Partners when booking rooms. 5 game guarantee: pool play to elimination. Games will start at 8am Thursday, July 19th. Details and time to follow.

Pricing Information


Awards


    All age divisions 1st-4th team award 1st-2nd individual award

Equipment Required


Gametimes Available


    Game times posted by July 10th, 2018

Event History


    2018 marks the fourth year of a very successful debut in 2015.

    In 2018, we are back to one weekend with ALL age groups.

    The tournament is anchored by the excitement and energy of Austin, TX -- the best food and live music scene in the United States! Texans and teams from the Southwest will compete in a GREAT softball event for the girls and families while enjoying everything Austin and South Central Texas has to offer. World Famous 6th Street, Texas State Capital...Congress Avenue Bats at Night...Baylor Street Art Wall....Lake Travis Zip Line...and much, much more. Stay downtown close to the action, or book further north. Facilities from the downtown area to Round Rock and Taylor, TX will be utilized. Put this one on your calendar and we look forward to seeing you there in July, Triple Crown style!

Refund Policy


    Refund Policy 1. There will be no refunds due to teams pulling out after May 15th, 2017 2. If there are no games played TCS will keep 40% of your entry fee to cover administration costs or you may transfer the full amount to another Triple Crown event; 3. If your team plays 1 game played TCS will refund 60%; 4. If your team plays 2 or more games there will be no refund 5. Teams requesting refunds before the deadline will be subject to a 20% administration fee COOLERS ARE ALLOWED. THE TOURNAMENT DOES NOT PROVIDE ICE AND WATER, PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT ALL PLAYERS ARE HYDRATED. Balls will be provided

Rules


    General Triple Crown Fastpitch Tournament Rules*:
    Triple Crown is not a sanctioning body, but in several events will follow basic ASA rules with one modification. This modification relates to the playing lineup.

    Triple Crown allows the use of an EP/EH and the DP/Flex in the same lineup, if your team chooses to use this option.

    Click here for a sample of lineups you can use during a game, if applicable.
    (*Please note that each tournament and/or event may have its’ own set of rules, exceptions, and variations. Please see specific tournament details and rules below)  
    • 1. Game Time Limits: 1 hour 30 minute, finish the inning
    • 2. Run Rule for ALL age groups: 10 runs after 4, 8 runs after 5
    • 3. It is NOT free substitution or bat your lineup during any game. Each team will need to turn in a lineup at the home plate meeting.
      • See TC Lineup options on the website under Rules (Straight 9, DP/Flex, 10 hitters, DP/FLEX/EH options)
    • 4. Basic ASA rules with line up modifications.
    • 5. ALL GAMES will flip for home team, except in the Championship game. The undefeated team will take home. In and “if” game, coin flip.
    • 6. Game balls will be provided
    • 7. Championship Games will be 7 innings. “If” necessary games will be timed 1:30 finish the inning.
    • 8. Umpires will have ONE scorecard at the beginning of each game given to them by the TC site director. Coaches are to verify the score after the game. TC site directors will enter the score provided to them from the scorecard from the game umpire.
    • 9. NO PROTEST TOURNAMENT

    Triple Crown Pool Play Rules- Two-Way tie (Same Pool): 1. Win/Loss Record, 2. Head to Heat, 3. Total Run Differential, 4. Least Runs Allowed, 5. Most Runs Scored, 6. Last Actual Run Differential (LAD) 7. Coin Flip. Three-Way tie (Same Pool): 1. Total Run Differential, 2. Least Runs Allowed, 3. Most Runs Scored, 4. Last Actual Run Differential (LAD), 5. Coin Flip. IMPORTANT: 1. Maximum Run Spread per game is 7, regardless of score, 2. Forfeits will be scored 7-0.

Event Format


    2018 TENTATIVE Itinerary...
    July 19th- 8am pool play games start.
    July 19th - 7pm Manager meeting and reception
    July 20th- 8am  Pool Play games continue
    July 21st 8am- Pool/Bracket games
    July 22nd - 8am-Bracket games


     

Itinerary


    2018 TENTATIVE Itinerary...
    July 19th- 8am pool play games start.
    July 19th - 7pm Manager meeting and reception
    July 20th- 8am  Pool Play games continue
    July 21st 8am- Pool/Bracket games
    July 22nd - 8am-Bracket games
     

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