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PORTLAND INDIANA AND RUNKLE-MILLER FIELD TO HOST 6TH WORLD BASEBALL CONGRESS WOOD BAT TOURNAMENT

 

WE ARE AWAITING CONFIRMATION ON 6TH TEAM TO FILL OUT A POSSIBLE POOL PLAY BRACKET

TEAMS AND COACHES ABOARD AT PRESENT WHO HAVE SHARED INTEREST

 

 

PORTLAND ROCKETS  RANDY MILLER 260.703.2003  ramiller15@embarqmail.com

FT. WAYNE JACKERS RICHARD BROWN 260.433.1853 richb42@frontier.com

SUMMIT CITY SLUGGERS MARK DELAGARZA 260.402.0789 www.summitcitysluggers.com

INDY BANDITS BRUCE FENIMORE 765.561.0521 blfjrf@frontier.com

LAKE ERIE BUCKEYES MIKE GIAMPETRO 

FT. WAYNE MARLINS CHRIS SANFORD 260.750.5680  chriscsanford@hotmail.com

ILLINOIS JAYHAWKS MARK CLADIS 708.243.0048 talktothepatch@hotmail.com

CINCINNATI CHIEFS JERRY REEDER 937.608.8192 chiefs.baseball@yahoo.com

 

we have lowered the entry due to traveling considerations

$200 plus a dozen game balls

 

 

hotels  in Portland

holiday inn exress  260.726.6688  a local sponsor with breakfast and pool ++++

hoosier inn 260.726.7113

portland budget inn 260.726.9391

 

tournament director kurt rammel athletic director fort recovery high school

419.305.9504

contact info randy miller 260.703.2003

 

Semi-Finals & Championship Sunday

World Baseball Congress National Championship

12:00pm - Game 1
(#2) Portland Rockets vs (#3) Ft. Wayne Jackers

2:15pm - Game 2
(#1) Ohio Fightin' Titans vs (#4) Illinois Jayhawks

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME
4:30pm
WINNER GAME 1 vs WINNER GAME 2


CHAMPIONSHIP SUNDAY
Portland Rockets 3 Ft. Wayne Jackers 2
Illinois Jayhawks 9 Ohio fightin' Titans 1

Championship: Portland Rockets 5 Illinois Jayhawks 2

tournament time

portland rockets host 5th WORLD BASEBALL CONGRESS TOURNAMENT JULY 26-28

Games played at Runkle-Miller field  515 blaine pike portland indiana 47371

and Jay County High School HWY 67  portland indiana 47371

 

past winners illinois jayhawks (2). manager mark cladis; battle creek behnke; portland rockets

great opportunity to play regional competition wood bat

unlimited roster

hotels: holiday inn express. portland inn. hoosier inn bearcreek farms  trophies, banner, medallions, all tournament team, mvp

$275 to first 4 teams confirmed $300 after

diamond balls provided, concessions at the rockets lunching pad, rest rooms, lights, public address

DAY TWO RESULTS

Ft. Wayne Jackers 7
Illinois Jayhawks 3

Ohio Fightin' Titans 11
Lebenon Merchants 1

Cincinnati Chiefs 3
Portland Rockets 10

(Cosolation Game)
Cincinnati Chiefs 4
Lebenon Merchants 2
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SUNDAY SEEDING

#1 Ohio Fightin' Titans
#2 Portland Rockets
#3 Ft. Wayne Jackers
#4 Illinois Jayhawks

DAY ONE RESULTS

Ohio Fightin' Titans 2
Illinois Jayhawks 1

Cincinnati Chiefs 0
Ft. Wayne Jackers 9

Portland Rockets 4
Lebenon Merchants 2

National Tournament Information

The national championship is set for Portland, Indiana on Friday August 3rd through Sunday August 5th. The tournament fee will be $250 for a 3 game minimum pool play tournament with a championshi on Sunday. email ramiller15@embarqmail.com for more information.Or call 260-703-2003 for randy miller. The field is already filling up with teams from four different states! Send your email for more information.

4th WORLD BASEBALL CONGRESS TOURNAMENT AUGUST 3,4,5 2012
PORTLAND, INDIANA 47371
ALL GAMES AT RUNKLE-MILLER FIELD 515 BLAINE PIKE
GAME 1 AT JAY COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL 2072 HWY 67
RAIN GAMES AT BOTH SITES note: no coolers, no alcohol at JCHS
Coolers, lawnchairs welcome at Runkle-Miller Field
Available-restroom facilities, the lunching pad (concession stand),
Batting cage time starts one hr before game time, first team listed gets 1st half hour, 2nd team gets next
Please park in parking lot, managers may drive up to dugout to unload equipment

Entry fee: $250
6 teams each will play at least 3 games
each team plays 2 games, top 4 advance to single elimination championship round
Teams will be seeded 1 & 4, 2 & 3
5th and 6th play consolation game
$3 fan admission for game, $5 for weekend pass
no roster restrictions however no current professional players

Portland Rockets mgr. Randy Miller
Ohio Fightin' Titans mgr. Mike Janos
Cincinnati Chiefs mgr. Jeff Hannah
Illinois Jayhawks mgr.Mark Cladis
Lebanon Merchants mgr. Bob McPike
Johns Jackers mgr. Richard Brown

Seeding:
Best record
Head to head among tied teams
Lowest defensive runs allowed
Most offensive runs scored
Coin flip
If teams are tied for a position,the higher position will be determined first

DH for pitcher only
All games 7 innings . 8 run mercy rule after 5 inn.
No dumping catcher
Wood, composite bats only
10 min allowed for infield on your first game of each day
all time slots are adjustable, be ready 30 min. after the previous game----a 5 pm game may start 415
coin flip for home team except game 3 portland will be home as evening is also Jay County Hospital Nite

any questions may be directed to randy miller 260-703-2003

Friday August 3
6:30 Cincinnati Chiefs vs Ft. Wayne John’s Jackers Jay County High School Park in right field parking lot
6:30 Chicago Illinois Jayhawks vs. Ohio Fightin' Titans
8:15 Lebanon Merchants vs. Portland Rockets

Saturday August 4
Noon Illinois Jayhawks vs. Ft. Wayne Johns Jackers
2:15 Lebanon Merchants vs. Ohio Fightin' Titans
4:30 Cincinnati Chiefs vs. Portland Rockets
6:45 Consolation game

Sunday August 5
Noon #2 vs. #3
2:15 #1 vs. #4
4:30 Championship game