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Baseball

 

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General Information

DATES: July 17-18, 2021

SITES: Fleming Field – Leighton Ave & N. 31st Street, Lincoln – View Map

SCHEDULES: Schedules will be posted HERE the week of competition as well as Tourney Machine.

RULES:
Minis: 1st & 2nd Grade
Minors: 3rd & 4th Grade
Majors: 5th & 6th Grade
Juniors: 7th & 8th Grade

*Age determined by January 1, 2021. The director reserves the right to reclassify teams as needed and may combine or split age division levels depending on the number of team entries. Coaches will receive an email before the tournament is bracketed for extra team information to determine placement.

COMPETITION FORMAT: All teams guaranteed a minimum of three games. Bracketing will be determined based on team entry numbers.

AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to all members of the top three teams in each division. All registered team members and coaches will receive a medal.

Events

Event Name

Coach Pitch
U8 (up to 2nd grade)

Recreational
U10 (3rd and 4th grade)
U12 (5th and 6th grade)
U14 (7th and 8th grade)

Age determined by January 1, 2021. The director reserves the right to reclassify teams as needed and may combine or split age division levels depending on the number of team entries. Coaches will receive an email before the tournament is bracketed for extra team information to determine placement.

Roster Info

ROSTER UPDATES:
Teams can make roster updates online.

The deadline to make roster updates is 5 p.m. on TUESDAY, JULY 13. Rosters are considered FINAL after that date.

Teams that register online are able to login and make roster substitutions free of charge. Teams that register via the paper entry form will be charged a $10 processing fee to substitute players. Teams are strongly encouraged to register online to eliminate any roster change fees.

MINIMUM ROSTER SIZE: Ten players. If registering online, the minimum roster size must be entered to advance to check-out.

NOTE: Rosters WILL be checked during tournament. Please make sure your roster is current prior to the July 13 deadline.

TEAM WAIVER: The team waiver form must be signed by each team member, or by parent/guardian if the participant is 18 years or younger. If the team is registered online, and the online waiver for each player is clicked as ‘Accepted’, no printed/signed waiver is needed. All team waivers must be clicked as ‘Accepted’ or submitted to the Cornhusker State Games office by TUESDAY, JULY 13 to be eligible for competition. Printable waiver forms and further instructions at CornhuskerStateGames.com/Waivers.

Registration Fees & Deadlines

If REGISTERED BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE:

U10 – U14
$500/Team until July 5

U8
$410/Team until July 5

ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2021 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber or soft cotton lightweight tri-blend upgrade available); Sponsor gifts and coupons.

TEAM ONLINE REGISTRATION NOTE: When registering your team online, please note that the system will ask you to enter your team name and roster prior to selecting your sport and division.

PAPER ENTRY FORMS: Paper entry forms will be accepted with a $10 processing fee per team. Registering online saves time, money and trees.

Athlete Packets

ATHLETE PACKETS & TEAM BOXES

Athlete packets will be shipped directly to the athlete at no extra charge.  Packets will not be available for in-person pickup. Packets include athlete shirt and one free Arby’s sandwich certificate per person. Athletes will receive their packet prior to competition.

The athlete packets DO NOT contain any sport specific information such as schedules, maps, bib numbers, etc. For sport-specific details, refer to your sport General Information.

Opening Ceremonies

JOIN US AT THE OPENING CEREMONIES ON JULY 16!
The show begins at 8 p.m. at Seacrest Field, Lincoln!

Admission is FREE!

OPENING CEREMONIES PROGRAM
• Parade of Athletes
• Skydivers
• National Anthem
• Oath of Athletes
• Mascot Showcase
• Super Retriever Series Demo
• Mystery Torchlighter
• Fireworks

The Opening Ceremonies will be televised statewide by News Channel Nebraska.

For more details regarding Opening Ceremonies, please refer to the Opening Ceremonies web page.

Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Contact Baseball Sport Director Caleb Thiessen at cthiess15@gmail.com

Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or info@nebraskasportscouncil.com.

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Phone: 402-471-2544

Fax: 402-413-1119

Mailing address: 
Po Box 29366
Lincoln, NE 68529

Shipping address:
3260 Folkways Blvd Suite B
Lincoln, NE 68504