DATES: Thursday, October 6 – Sunday, October 9, 2011
FORMAT: Pool play consisting 5 games for both divisions.
(Expanded Playoffs will be determined by the number of teams entered for each division)
PLAYOFFS: Quarter Finals if necessary, Semifinal, Championship games.
CHAMPIONSHIPS: 18 Open, 18 Rookies – Sunday, October 9, 2011
AWARDS: Team Champions: Team Trophy
Team Finalist: Team Trophy
Championship game: Individual Most Valuable Player, Individual Gold Glove
Pool Game: Individual Most Valuable Player award for each pool game for both teams
SPECIAL EVENT: A Welcome Pool Party will be held at the Dobson Ranch Inn the WFSA primary host hotel for teams and players to enjoy. The party will feature food and drink specials (players staying at the Dobson Ranch Inn will receive additional specials), TVs by the pool to
watch playoff games, raffles, and much more. All teams are welcome.
ENTRY FEE: Player fee: $100.00 (player fee if deposit is received before August 1, 2011)
Player fee: $125.00 (player fee if deposit is received before August 22, 2011)
Player fee: $150.00 (player fee if deposit is received after September 6, 2011)
Entry fee includes an WFSA commemorative t-shirt for each participant, liability and medical insurance for each participant, softballs, 2 umpire per game, 5 game guaranteed, expanded playoff formats for every division where applicable, awards for team pool champion, awards for team champion and team finalist, awards for individual champions, awards for individual finalists, welcome party and expo, tournament program and map, and more.
NOTE: Any team with a roster of 15 or more players may take one additional player for free.
Any team with a roster of 20 or more players may take two additional players for free.
To be eligible, you must make a deposit before the August 1, 2011 cutoff. No roster may exceed the WFSA maximum rule of 25 players.
DEPOSIT DATE: DEPOSIT PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED BY THE DATES ABOVE
WFSA reserves the right to refund and withdraw any team that does not meet the final payment deadline.
DISCOUNT FEE: WFSA recognizes the support and loyalty of our WFSA teams. Upon registering for the tournament, if your team plays in one of our sanctioned WFSA Leagues across the country you are eligible for an additional $10.00 discount to the player fee. Playing in one of our sanctioned leagues will be verified through the WFSA online registration system.
DEPOSITS: All teams must submit a $350.00 (non-refundable) deposit to reserve a place in the tournament. Balance of the fee must be submitted by September 23, 2011. All fees must order or cashier checks. The WFSA also accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, and Electronic check, for your convenience.
HOTELS: 350 rooms (King, Doubles, Triples, Quads, & Suites) are being held for the WFSA/NABA by three area hotel properties.
(The Dobson Ranch-Mesa)
(The Tempe Inn and Suites)
(The Tempe Sheridan Hotel)
Information regarding hotel accommodations is located on the web site under Hotel and Lodging Information.
SEND FEES TO: WFSA. Attn National Championship Tournament, 3609 S. Wadsworth Blvd., Suite 135, Lakewood, CO 80235