TRI-STATE FALL EXPOSURE TOURNAMENT
Time & Location
About the Event
14U-18U College Exposure event. $450 entry fee. Gate fee is $10.00 per day or $25.00 for a weekend pass. Coolers will be ALLOWED in the park.This event is a 4 game guarantee showcase format. Showcase games can end in a tie. Courtesy runners for pitcher and catcher only. All teams are required to provide one game ball at the beginning of their 1st showcase game. If a player hits a homerun then it's your responsibility to throw in a NEW ball. Exposure games, the ball must have a max 375 lbs max .47 core. Dugouts will be predetermined throughout the event. If you are listed on the left side in showcase you will occupy the first base dugout. If you are on right, you will occupy the third base dugout. EXCEPTION: If a team is playing back to back and is already in possession of a dugout they will stay.
SHOWCASE GAMES WILL BE 80 MIN. DROP DEAD FINISH THE BATTER AND CAN END IN A TIE.
Run rules will apply in all showcase games. 12 after 2, 10 after 3 and 8 after 4
Free defensive substitutions in showcase. That means a player does not have to be in the batting line up to be playing a defensive position. Pitching Rule - Step back is allowed just like high school.
Between innings - pitchers will have 1 minute or 5 pitches. We want to get as many innings in during exposure games/ elimination games. Teams WILL HAND IN A LINE UP FOR ALL GAMES. You may bat a minimum of nine or your entire roster in showcase games. You must maintain the integrity of your line up in showcase. You must report all offensive substitutions.
Games will be 80 minutes drop dead finish the batter. Game can not end in a walk. Pick up player policy is as follows: In showcase play it is permissible to pick up a player from another team if you do not have enough to play. This player should wear the uniform representing the team she is playing with and whose roster she is listed on in the Team required player profile form. This is a College exposure event so we want all players to be properly identified.
Please only use this option to make enough players to be able to participate. No older than your participating age group. Please be advised that coaches are responsible for the deportment of your fans. Judgement calls on the field are final and there will be no protests. It is important to remember sportsmanship. This is a College Exposure event. If a coach is ejected from a game it is at the Tournament Director's discretion as to whether they sit out the next game or be ejected for the remainder of the event. Also, the UIC and director holds the right to remove any coach, fan or player that is deemed unruly and hindering tournament progression.