D2 & D3 TRIPLE CROWN SUMMER BLOWOUT
SUMMER BLOWOUT WEATHER UPDATE:
AS OF 5:50PM:
ALL GAMES AT THE FOLLOWING FACILITIES HAVE BEEN CANCELLED FOR THE EVENING:
MCEACHERN HIGH SCHOOL
WEST FORSYTH HIGH SCHOOL
CARTERSVILLE BASEBALL COMPLEX
SHARON SPRINGS PARK
SAWNEE MOUNTAIN PARK
WE ARE ALSO MONITORING THE OTHER FIELDS AND WEATHER, AND WILL HAVE ANY UPDATES ON THEM AS THEY COME.
NO GAME TIME REQUESTS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER 4PM ON THE MONDAY BEFORE A TOURNAMENT BEGINS, NO EXCEPTIONS!
PRICES WILL INCREASE $50 AFTER JUNE 15TH!
All teams ages 8u-14u must pay their $150 team gate free prior to the first game of the event. Money collected from Team Gate Fees go straight back to supporting Forsyth County Parks!
All teams ages 15-18 will pay a daily gate-fee of $5 per person at the high school facility for their games played over the weekend.
Triple Crown does not keep any portion of Gate Money Collected (Prepaid Team Gate or Individual Gate paid at facilities)
Age Cutoff Date
May 1, 2018
New age Cutoff information for 13u & 14u teams
All age groups will be a 3 Game Guarantee for this event. Two pool play going into single elimination bracket play.
Game Times Available
10:00 AM on Wednesday, June 20th
Included with your entry fees
1. All umpires (No pay-at-the-plate!)
2. First-Class facilities
3. Professional, courteous, and attentive Triple Crown Staff, on call anytime for the duration of the weekend
4. Champions and finalists awards for each age group
Depending on the amount of teams entered into your specific age group, there could be a possibility of splitting into multiple brackets playing for their own Championships. These "Gold", "Silver", and "Bronze" Championship teams will be determined by results from pool play. In order to break out into these separate brackets, we need a minimum of 16 teams (Gold and Silver). Another bracket will be added for every 8 teams thereafter.
Top 2 teams in each division receive team and individual awards, along with berths to our National Events!
Triple Crown World Series (Colorado, California, Utah)
Summer Nationals (Myrtle Beach)
Las Vegas Fall Championships (Las Vegas)
Florida Fall Championships (Saint Augustine)
For 15u-18u ONLY:
Additional Berth to the USBC in Richmond, Virginia
If your team has qualified, please contact the Director for that specific event for more details.
Equipment Required for Participants
Please be sure to upload your COMPLETE team roster for the event prior to your first game. Once you step foot on the field for your first game, your roster is LOCKED and you cannot additional players to your team. All players on the roster are required to have their Authorization Waivers completed before playing. Additionally, all teams are asked to carry all birth certificates on them at all times, in the event of a protest.
**TCS does NOT provide baseballs for this event. All teams provide 2 new baseballs and 1 used baseball per game. Get them back from the umpires at the end of each game.**
Please remember to warm up in turfs or tennis shoes at all facilities, and then change over to cleats/spikes right before game times.
This is a 'Stay to Play Event': All out of town teams traveling 100 miles or over to the event are required to book their hotel rooms through the approved Triple Crown partner hotels under the Triple Crown room block, as well as report your lodging to be accepted into the tournament. *OUR TOURNAMENTS ARE STAY TO PLAY EVENTS* Failure to comply will result in your team having to pay the lodging surcharge or being disqualified to participate in the event. Our hotel partners are located on the event home page under the lodging tab. Triple Crown has secured hotels and has the lowest group rate guaranteed. Please contact Julius Comia for any hotel questions at 904-320-0016 or email him directly at email@example.com.
This event will be held in the beautiful city of Cumming, Georgia. We will utilize the fantastic facilities of Midway Park, Fowler Park, Sawnee Mountain Park, Sharon Springs Park, Central Park, and Coal Mountain Park.
DIVISION 2 = AAA AND HIGHER AA TYPE TEAMS DIVISION 3 = OTHER AA AND REC ALL-STARS TYPE TEAMS NO MAJOR TEAMS WILL BE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS EVENT FOR THIS WEEKEND! ALL MAJOR TEAMS SHOULD SIGN UP TO PLAY IN THE NEXT AGE GROUP ABOVE THEIR CURRENT ONE, OR SIGN UP FOR THE TRIPLE CROWN SUMMER SHOOTOUT SET FOR THE PREVIOUS WEEKEND (June 15-17).