DES-WOH-2nd Annual Angels-4-Autism-Ring Event
Tournament DateApr 29 - Apr 30 2023
Entry Fee$237 - $473
Age Groups8U - 12U
This event is our 2nd annual Western Ohio/Angels-4-Autism Awareness event. April is National Autism Awareness month. USSSA started hosting awareness events back in 2017 in 4 states. In 2018, the program grew into 30+ states hosting awareness events for Autism. Teams are encouraged to wear light blue if possible to show support for this program.
Format: 10/12u divisions will feature 3 Saturday pool seeding games into Sunday single-elim bracket play. 8u is coach-pitch and is a 3 g/g consisting of 2 Saturday pool games seeding into Sunday single-elim bracket play.
Awards: Top 2 teams in each division will pick up special Autism Awareness Rings along with team awards. Awards will consist of 12 champion and 12 finalist rings. Team awards may be a plaque or team banner.
Merchandise: There will be a merchandise pre-order for the event consisting of t-shirts, dry-fits, long sleeve t-shirts, and hoodies. There may be a few items onsite for sale as well consisting of tournament merchandise and other items. After the event, teams will have the option to purchase customized champions merchandise from UTP.
Additional Info: This event is also a USSSA National Championship qualifier for the top two finishing teams with an unpaid berth to a USSSA National Championship of their choice. Contact Mike Craig at 614.895.2253 or at [email protected] for more details on this qualifying event. Teams can also follow this link which explains qualifying procedures for USSSA National Championship Events: USSSA Qualifying Procedures
Points Race Info: This event earns team points in our Points Race-for-the-Rings program. This program is a state, regional, and national program that uses the USSSA point system to determine the winners of these custom rings. This is a new program for Ohio USSSA at the state level but a team from Ohio did win the Regional and National rankings in 2022. Click here for more information on this exciting new program for Ohio USSSA: 2023 USSSA Points Race
Ohio All-State Showcase: Teams also get to nominate players for our new All-State Showcase August 5, 2023 in Marion, OH. The top 3 teams in each division get 3 player nominations and the remaining finishing teams get 1 player nomination. Click here for more info on this exciting new program for Ohio USSSA: Ohio All-State Showcase.
$237 - $473NOTE: Entry fee must be paid to guarantee your spot in the event. The deadline for payment is 14 days prior to the event unless otherwise communicated by the tournament director.
Once your division is full, a waiting list will be created. If a team on the waiting list pays before a team in the event, they will be moved into the event and the last team to enter the event who is not paid, will be moved to the waiting list.Ways to pay for your entry fee into DES/Ohio USSSA FP Events:
- Pay thru the USSSA website under your manager profile.
- Snail mail to Double Eagle Sports – PO Box 2283 – Westerville, OH. 43086. Must be paid one week in advance to keep spot.
- Pay thru PayPal using Family and Friends to [email protected]
- Venmo to @ohiousssa-22. Notate event and date paying for in comment section.
NO GATE OR PARKING FEES!!
|Division||Entry Fee||Gate Fee||Max Entries||Teams
|Venue Name||Address||Maps link|
|Paul G. Duke Park||1670 Troy - Sidney Rd, Troy, OH, 45373||Open in Maps|
|Alt Field||1625 Troy-Sidney Rd, Troy, OH, 45373||Open in Maps|
Note: If you don't know which venue you'll be playing at and want to book in advance, click here to find hotels that are geographically centered between all venues.
|Paul G. Duke Park||1670 Troy - Sidney Rd, Troy, OH, 45373||Apr 29-30||Find Hotels|
|Alt Field||1625 Troy-Sidney Rd, Troy, OH, 45373||Apr 29-30||Find Hotels|