*CONCESSIONS AND INDOOR WASHROOMS AT ALL FACILITIES!
*SOFTBALLS ARE PROVIDED!
*TWO UMPIRES AT ALL POOL PLAY AND CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES!
*TEAM MANIA INSTANT CELL PHONE COMMUNICATION WITH MANAGERS!
*MIX ADDED TO DIAMONDS!
*FIELDS DRAGGED DURING THE DAY!
*PROFESSIONAL GROUNDS CREW!
KANKAKEE-WAUKEGAN DISCOUNT* - SAVE $100 - You can deduct $100 from your check or credit card payment by registering your team for THREE Kankakee or Waukegan World Series Qualifiers, OR by bringing THREE teams from your organization to ONE Kankakee or Waukegan World Series Qualifier!!!
(NOTE: THIS DISCOUNT IS NOT ELIGIBLE FOR ANY STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS OR WORLD SERIES TOURNAMENTS.)
*Discount is only eligible for Spring 2013 World Series Qualifiers, Summer 2013 World Series Qualifiers and Fall 2014 World Series Qualifiers. Discounts will not be carried over to Spring and/or Summer 2014 World Series Qualifiers.*
Checks can be made payable to Illinois NSA and mailed to 932 N. Vaughn Dr. Kankakee, IL 60901.
4 game minimum (weather permitting). NO GATE OR ADMISSION FEES IN KANKAKEE! Teams must have paid by the deadline to be included in the schedule.
Convenient and secure credit card processing is available on our website: http://www.illinoisnsa.com/secure_shopping_cart_tournaments-GFP-Kankakee.htm
Our Tournament Updates/Weather Line Number (Available 24/7) has been changed to 815-773-4305. Our updated weather/refund policy is available on our website at: http://www.illinoisnsa.com/REFUNDpolicyGFPk3.htm
Excellent tournament with twelve diamonds at three different parks! All parks are located within 5 minutes of each other and 10 minutes from multiple hotels! All softball complexes are easily accessible off Exit 308 on Interstate 57. HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS and a MAP are provided on our website at: http://www.illinoisnsa.com/map-hotelskankakeecounty.htm#3
Our Host Hotel is the Holiday Inn Express (815-932-4411) located five minutes from the park at Exit 315 on Interstate 57. Ask for Ed Walz to receive special NSA only rates!
Our complexes offer: Fenced fields, clay infields, covered dugouts, bleachers, picnic tables, washrooms, and warm-up areas. Two NSA sanctioned umpires and leather Decker optic yellow softballs provided for all games. Our concession stands offer a variety of food including: Snacks, drinks, and desserts. A souvenir tent will be on-site with a large selection of commemorative event t-shirts in various sizes with team names listed on the back. Other souvenir items include: Titanium necklaces, titanium bracelets, headbands, and more.
The top 10% of teams in each class of all age divisions are awarded unpaid BERTHS to the 2013 NSA Girls Fast-Pitch World Series! For information on World Series dates and locations please visit: http://www.nsafastpitchworldseries.com/ High Quality Awards include team plaques for 1st - 3rd place and Individual Awards for 1st - 2nd place. NOTE: All teams must play in the State Championship to validate any earned World Series berths. Teams must also play in one NSA tournament before they are eligible to enter the State Championship.
Other fun activities in the Kankakee Valley area include: Splash Valley Aquatic Park, Ice Valley Centre Ice Arena, Northfield Square Mall, Hidden Cove Family Fun Park, Kankakee River walking trails, and much more! Ice Valley Centre Ice Arena and Splash Valley Aquatic Park are located across the street from PNC Bank River Road Park!
Visit the Kankakee County Convention & Visitors Bureau website at: http://www.visitkankakeecounty.com
All managers must CHECK IN one hour before game time at the park where they play their first game. Managers must bring a copy of their teams INSURANCE CERTIFICATE (to be turned in and kept by the tournament director), an official SIGNED copy (MUST be signed by each player, their parent, and a team manager or coach) of their teams 2013 NSA ONLINE ROSTER (to be turned in and kept by the tournament director), and copies of each players BIRTH CERTIFICATE. All players must meet 2013 age requirements!
A complete tournament packet will be EMAILED (please specify which email address you prefer) to each team before the tournament including when and how to access the GAME SCHEDULES ONLINE at http://www.illinoisnsa.com/tournamentbrackets.htm. Team photos and results will also be posted after the tournament ONLINE at: http://www.illinoisnsa.com/GFP_results.htm
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