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World Fastpitch Connection - Tournaments

Upcoming Tournaments

WFC 8U Nationals in Florence

Location: Florence, SC
Entry Fee: 200.00
Format : Two Pool Seeded into Double Elimination
Date(s): July 21, 2017 - July 23, 2017

Important Notes:

Champs and Runners-up qualify for a FREE BERTH TO the

WFC  Hall of Fame Tournament Sept 30-Oct 1, 2017 in NMB!! 

 

 

Location:

Freedom Florence

1515 Freedom Blvd

Florence, SC 29505

Rings and t-shirts for 1st and 2nd Place t-shirts and plaques

 

Teams must pre-pay

1st thru 4th place receive team awards

WFC balls will be furnished

 

Teams Pre-Order Tournament Shirts Today, youth med & youth large AS thru AXLarge $20.00 each. 2X & 3X are $25.00, email agplayer13@gmail.com 

 

2016 Designs, 2017 to come 

 

All teams must have birth certificates and proof of insurance in the dugouts during all games.

 

This tournament will be seeded from pool play games 

Teams must check in one hour prior to their first game Freedom Florence Complex in Florence, SC .They must turned in roster, give cell phone number, pick up bracket.  Teams must have two copies of WFC roster signed by players, coaches, and parents. Also, copies of birth certificates and proof of insurance must be in the dugouts during all WFC games.  No player can be added once the roster has been turned in and no player may be listed on more than one roster.

 

We will begin pool play games starting on July 21st at 6:00pm.    

We would like to remind teams to preorder your WFC Nationals in Florence shirts to ensure that you get the sizes that you want.  The price is $18 each and may be ordered in YM-AXXXL. Any shirts over XL will be $23. All preorders will be picked up at check-in and paid for at that time.  We will have tournaments shirts along with other shirts and memorabilia available for purchase throughout the tournament while supplies last. PLEASE EMAIL PRE ORDERS FOR TEAMS to agplayer13@gmail.com. 

Game Information: 

Pool games are 1 hour 15 minutes finish the inning and they can end in a tie. Score will be kept to seed for the bracket.  Bracket games are 1 hour 20 minutes.  Championship games are 2 hours or 6 innings for 8U and 10U, 7 innings for 12u, 14u, 16u, 18u.  Run rules is 12, 10, 8 and same for IF game. Any game after 5 full innings is a complete game.  

 

Heat Warning: Due to extreme heat in this area in July, please drink plenty of fluids before, during and after tournament.  

Teams will be allowed one team cooler. All park rules will be enforced. 

WFC does require that all parents, fans, coaches, and players be on their best behavior while attending the WFC Nationals in Florence.  WFC will not tolerate any unpartisan like behavior.  Anyone who shows that they cannot control their behavior in a proper manner will be asked to leave the complex immediately or the police will be called.  Coaches are responsible for thier players, assistant coaches, and fans.

 

WFC Nationals in Florence schedule will be posted tentatively by July 18, 2017.  Everyone should realize the schedule is subject to change by teams dropping out, or adding teams, rain, lights not working, field damage, games going into extra innings, mistakes made in schedule, or many more reasons.  Therefore teams should anticipate the possibility of late games any night and the tournament format can be changed.  PLEASE CHECK THE SCHEDULE BEFORE AND DURING THE TOURNAMENT.  Updates will be kept on the WFC Facebook page for scores, schedules and weather changes.  

 

ONCE YOU ARE ACCEPTED INTO THE TOURNAMENT AND YOUR SPOT IS RESERVED, IF YOU WITHDRAW  THE TOTAL TOURNAMENT FEE IS NON-REFUNDABLE (NO EXCEPTIONS, NO SUBSTITUTIONS). 

 

In case of catastrophic occurences such as but no limited to hurricanes, fires, flood, etc a tournament may be canceled due to the safety of all teams and families. If cancelation occurs, teams may incur up to a $200 charge for event costs.

 

8u only entry fees: $200.00.  Format:  Two pool play then seeded double elimination.  8u teams must pre pay: 

 

Hotels:

http://www.cityofflorenceathletics.com/facilities/freedom-florence-recreational-complex/

Who's Playing:

8u

Carolina Fire*

SC Hurricanes*

East Cobb Bullets 

Carolina Crushers*

DC Heartbreakers

Sumter Darlings 

Southern Belles

 

 

 

 

Contact Information: Amanda Player

Email Now! agplayer13@gmail.com

Need Directions to Florence, SC

 

** These directions are to the city not the facility. Please ask the coordinator for specific directions.