DATES: Saturday, January 17 - Monday, January 19, 2015
DIVISIONS: 18 Wood-Open, 18 Wood-Rookie, 18 Aluminum-Rookie, 25 Wood, 35 Wood, 45 Wood, 50 Wood
PLEASE NOTE: (A division will occur if four teams register by the entry fee deadline. Extra Divisions may be created or merged based on the number of teams entered.)
THIS IS AN OPEN TOURNAMENT, and all teams are welcome!
PLAYOFFS: Semifinals either Sunday evening or Monday morning.
CHAMPIONSHIPS: Monday, January 19, 2015
13" x 17" Team Champion plaque
NABA Custom Award with Team Name; or a $500.00 credit to the Las Vegas Memorial Weekend Tournament
13" x 17" Team Finalist plaque
NABA Custom Award with Team Name, or a $250.00 credit to the Las Vegas Memorial Weekend Tournament
Team Fee - NABA League Team:
$1,250.00 (If a $500.00 deposit or more is received between October through December 17, 2014)
$1,495.00 (If a $500 deposit is received between December 18, 2014 through January 9, 2015)
Team Fee - Non NABA League Team:
$1,495.00 (If a $500.00 deposit or more is received between October through December 17, 2014)
$1,695.00 (If a $500 deposit is received between December 18, 2014 through January 9, 2015)
Team fee is for 15 player roster. Additional players over 15 on allotted roster: $30 per player
NABA MEMBER DISCOUNT: Any team with 10 or more NABA players who are registered in the NABA registration system online in either 2014 or 2015 is classified as an NABA League team and is entitled to the NABA MEMBER DISCOUNT.
DEPOSIT DATE: A $500.00 non-refundable deposit must be received to reserve a spot in the tournament and to earn the discounts by the dates listed above. NOTE: No teams will be accepted after January 9, 2015. If you are struggling with a deposit or with team funds, call us, and we will work out a payment plan to help get your team the opportunity to play baseball in the California Kickoff.
ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: 3 guaranteed games, NABA liability insurance for each team, fields, umpires, 3 baseballs for each game played per team, scorebook, lineup cards, tournament rules, team champion trophy, champion finalist trophy, individual champion awards, individual finalist awards for runner-up, championship game MVP award, and championship game Gold Glove award.
COMMEMORATIVE T-SHIRTS: Commemorative NABA California Kickoff Classic t-shirts are available for purchase. Team T-SHIRTS interested in purchasing t-shirts can order them for $7.00 each. Orders can be placed online by clicking here: Tournament T-Shirt Order Form. ORDERS CAN BE PLACED AT ANYTIME. However, if would like them to be available for the event all orders must be place by January 5, 2015.
DEPOSITS: All teams must submit a non-refundable $500.00 deposit to reserve a place in the tournament. The balance of the team fee must be submitted by January 14, 2015. All fees sent by mail must be in money order or cashier check. The NABA also accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express for your convenience at www.dugout.org.
INFORMATION: For further information pertaining to the California Kickoff Classic, visit our website at www.dugout.org. Information pertaining to tournament rules, tiebreaker rules, eligibility rules, schedule requests, refund policies, hotel – car rental information, roster forms and schedules are posted there.
REFUND POLICY PRIOR TO TOURNAMENT: No refund will be given if the tournament bracket or schedule has been posted. If the schedule has not been posted and you call 15 business days before the tournament start date a full refund will be given minus the deposit. If the schedule has not been posted and you call 8 to 14 business days before the tournament start date, 50 percent of your fee will be returned minus the deposit; if the schedule has not been posted and you call 7 or fewer business days before the tournament start date, no refund will be given.
SEND FEES TO: NABA, Attn: California Kickoff Tournament, 5944 S. Kipling St., Littleton, Colorado 80127 or call 800-621-6479 to make a payment over the phone or click the California Kickoff Classic Sign Up and Pay link to pay online.