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Baseball World Series

 

 

For a WFC World Series & Nationals Berth

 

WFC annually issues at large berths to our World Series Events. These must be secured early. We encourage all teams to play a class. At large berths for the WFC Wooden World Series or Baseball Summer Nationals must be reviewed and submitted.

 

If a team wins a WFC World Series Qualifier event then the team has 10 days to take berth and pay entry fees

Eligibility for /2016:

The player’s age on May 1, 2016 is the eligibility age group

 

A team that has won 70% of games and has placed 1st or 2nd in two or more WFC events must attend the WFC A or AA Class.

 

For all WFC World Series teams must have 2 copies of a WFC Roster. One will be turned in and other will be signed and returned. Then during all WFC World Series games the head coach must have a WFC director signed roster along with copy’s of birth certificates in the dugout.

 

After a team turns in a WFC signed roster at check in, no players can be added.

 

WFC Sanctioning year runs Sept 1 thru Aug 31 of the next year. 

 

Team requirements for tournament play:

 

Teams must check in with a tournament representative before their 1st game.

 

Teams must make sure entry fees are paid & the team is WFC sanction.

 

Teams must turn in a signed WFC roster for each WFC event.

 

Coaches & players must have proper equipment & uniform

 

Players cannot play with any jewelry including breakaway necklaces or rubber bracelets

 

Teams must have birth certificate for each player on the roster & insurance policy in the dugout during all WFC games.

 

No warming up on the infields before the games.

 

Questioning balls and strikes can lead to an ejection from the tournament. Coaches are responsible for controlling their team, players & parents.

 

If a coach or a player is ejected from one game in a tournament he/she is subject to be ejected from the entire tournament. If a coach or player is ejected from two games in a tournament he/she will be automatically ejected from the entire tournament.

 

If a team, coach, or anyone attending the tournament is found to be stealing the opposing teams pitch signals he/she will be automatically ejected from the tournament. The WFC Official Director will decide this intent.

 

Everyone should realize the schedule is subject to change. Reasons for change may be but not limited to teams dropping out, or adding teams, due to rain, lights not working, field damage, games going extra innings, mistake made in schedule, and many more reasons.Because of this, teams need to expect the possibility of late games on any night and tournament format can be changed.

 

Pitching & Game Information:

 

8U Coach pitch & machine pitch

Base Length 60 feet

Pitching Distance 46 feet

Preferred outfield distance 150-200 feet

Max batters per inning 10

Game length 5 inning

Time Limit 1:30 mins

 

9U

Games will have a TBA time Pitchers may pitch a maximum of 9 innings per weekend, no more than 6 innings on any day. Run rules are 12/3, 8/4, 6/5.

Base Length 60 feet

Pitching Distance 46 feet

Preferred outfield distance 175-200 feet

Game length 6 inning

Lead Offs: Runner may leave the base after the ball cross thew plate

Dropped thrid strike. The batter is out but can run at their own risk.

Balks will not be called.

 

 

10u

Games will have a TBA time limit. Pitchers may pitch a maximum of 9 innings per weekend, no more than 6 innings on any day. Run rules are 12/3, 8/4, 6/5.

 

Base Length 65 feet

Pitching Distance 46 feet

Preferred outfield distance 175-200 feet

Game length 6 inning

Lead Offs are allowed.

 

11u

Games will have a TBA  time limit. Pitchers may pitch a maximum of 9 innings per weekend, no more than 6 innings on any day. Run rules are 12/3, 8/4, 6/5.

Base Length 70 feet

Pitching Distance 50 feet

Preferred outfield distance 250-275 feet

Game length 6 inning

Lead Offs are allowed.

 

12u

Games will have a TBA time limit. Pitchers may pitch a maximum of 9 innings per weekend, no more than 6 innings on any day. Run rules are 12/3, 8/4, 6/5.

Base Length 70 feet

Pitching Distance 50 feet

Preferred outfield distance 250-275 feet

Game length 6 inning

Lead Offs are allowed.

 

13u

Games will have a TBA time limit. Pitchers may pitch a maximum of 10 innings per weekend, no more than 7 innings on any day. Run rules are 12/3, 8/4, 6/5.

Base Length 90 feet

Pitching Distance 60 feet & 6 inches

Preferred outfield distance 275-325 feet

Game length 7 inning

Lead Offs are allowed.

Metal cleats are allowed

 

14u

Games will have a TBA time limit. Pitchers may pitch a maximum of 10 innings per weekend, no more than 7 innings on any day. Run rules are 12/3, 8/4, 6/5.

Base Length 90 feet

Pitching Distance 60 feet & 6 inches

Preferred outfield distance 275-325 feet

Game length 7 inning

Lead Offs are allowed.

Metal cleats are allowed

 

15u thru 19u

Games will have a TBA time limit. No pitching restrictions. Run rules are 12/3, 8/4, 6/5.

Base Length 90 feet

Pitching Distance 60 feet & 6 inches

Preferred outfield distance 325-400 feet

Game length 7 inning

Lead Offs are allowed.

Metal cleats are allowed

Weather permitting Sunday seeded bracket play will have all championship games with no time limit.Run rules do apply!