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Chicago - National Championships - July 14-17, 2016

posted Jul 12, 2016, 8:49 PM by Alan Jacob   [ updated Jul 12, 2016, 8:52 PM ]
Greyhound Baseball Club will be heading to Chicago, IL this week to play in the Game Day USA National Championships fueled by Gatorade. The tournament will host 19 teams in the 14u division, with all games being played at Heritage Park.

The tournament begins on Thursday, July 14 with 19 teams in a single pool. We play (1) game on Thursday, (1) games on Friday and (2) games on Saturday. All teams will play on Sunday, with the top 10 teams competing for the Gold Championship and the bottom 9 teams competing for the Silver Championship.

AGES -  10u, 11u, 12u, 13u and 14u
Featuring representation from Texas, New York, Illinois, Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Indiana , Iowa, Missouri, Pennsylvania and Kentucky


Location
Heritage Park
222 S. Wolf Road
Wheeling, IL 60090

Hotel
Chicago Marriott Northwest
4800 Hoffman Blvd.
Hoffman Estates, IL 6092
(847) 645-9500
Click HERE for Website

Game Day USA Score Zone
All Game Day USA events feature Score Zone technology that will enable coaches, players and fans to check scores and standings on a real time basis from their mobile devices, smart phones, tablets, iPhones, laptops, etc.  In order to get this information while the tournament is in process, visit:
 
GAMEDAYUSA.COM/SCOREZONE

Tournament Format
4 Game Pool Play into single elimination - 5 game guarantee

Spectator Admission / Parking
Daily spectator admission will be $5 for adults and $3 for children. There will be no charge for players in uniform and three (3) coaches per team. Please be prepared for a possible parking charge.

Team Uniforms
Thursday - Vintage Uniforms - White Vintage Jersey and White Pants
Friday - Home Uniforms - White Jersey and Navy Pants
Saturday - Away Uniforms - Navy Jerseys and Grey Pants
Sunday - Vintage Uniforms - White Vintage Jersey and White Pants

Turf Fields
Heritage Park is turf fields - All players will need to have their turf shoes. All players should have their cleats with them, just in case we change field locations for any reason.

Time Change - Time Zone
Chicago is in the CST zone, which is 1-hour behind Detroit.

Tournament Rules

Game Day USA rules for 2016 are posted in our Document Library.

Official Schedule
The tournament schedule has been posted, and all of our pool play games have been added to to our team Schedule.





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