LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA and the Orange County Area
DATES: Saturday, July 1 - Monday, July 3, 2023
DIVISIONS: 18 Wood, 25 Wood, 35 Wood, 45 Wood, 50 Wood
PLAYOFFS: Semifinals either Sunday evening or Monday morning.
CHAMPIONSHIPS: Monday, July 3, 2023
13" x 17" Team Champion plaque
Team Points toward the NABA National Ranking System...NABA Custom Individual Performance Tournament Shirts (all rostered players) or a $500.00 credit to the 2023 NABA World Series or the 2023 NABA Florida World Series. ****AWARD CREDITS MAY ONLY BE USED FOR THE TOURNAMENTS LISTED ABOVE.....THEY MAY NOT BE USED WITH ANY OTHER TOURNAMENTS****
13" x 17" Team Finalist plaque
Team Points towards the NABA National Ranking System...NABA Custom Individual Performance Tournament Shirts (all rostered players) or a $250.00 credit to the 2023 NABA Phoenix World Series or the 2023 NABA Florida World Series. ****AWARD CREDITS MAY ONLY BE USED FOR THE TOURNAMENTS LISTED ABOVE.....THEY MAY NOT BE USED WITH ANY OTHER TOURNAMENTS****
Team Fee - NABA League Team:
$1,595.00 - Team fee for 15 Players
Full Deposit of $500 needs to be received by June 2, 2023
Team Fee- Non NABA League Teams
$1,795.00 - Team Fee for 15 Players
Full Deposit of $500 needs to be received by June 2, 2023.
Team fee is for 15 player roster. Additional players over 15 on allotted roster: $50 per player
Any team that does not have their deposit in by June 2, 2023 will be taken on a first come, first serve basis to add their team to a division.
NABA MEMBER DISCOUNT: Any team with 10 or more NABA players who are registered in the NABA registration system online in 2022 or 2023 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 by the above listed date to reserve a spot in the tournament and to earn the discounts by the dates listed above. 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 Southern California Firecracker Tournament.
ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: 3 guaranteed games, NABA Liability Insurance and a SECONDARY Medical policy for the 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 Southern California Firecracker Tournament t-shirts are available for TEAM PURCHASE ONLY (no individual t-shirt order requests please). Teams interested in purchasing t-shirts may order them for $15.00 each. To place an order, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. TEAM ORDERS MAY BE PLACED AT ANYTIME. However, if would like them to be available for the event, all team orders MUST be placed by June 2, 2023.
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 June 23, 2023. All fees sent by mail must be in money order or cashier's check form and sent to the address listed below. The NABA also accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Zelle, Venmo, and PayPal for your convenience at www.dugout.org.
INFORMATION: For further information pertaining to the Southern California Firecracker Tournament, 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. After the managers check-in there are no refunds for players who did not show.
SEND FEES TO: NABA, Attn: Southern California Firecracker Tournament, 7112 W. Jefferson Ave., Suite 306, Lakewood, Colorado 80235 or call 800-621-6479 to make a payment over the phone or click the Southern California Firecracker Registration and Online Payment Form link to pay online.