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  • FIRECRACKER CLASSIC (CHICAGO AREA)
  • Jun 28-30, 2024
  • softball
  • IL

FIRECRACKER CLASSIC (CHICAGO AREA)

Naperville, IL/June 28-30, 2024

WHO'S COMING

10U

  • Team Name
    Classification
  • Firebirds USA - Moline, il
    B
  • Oak Park Falcons - Oak Brook Terrace, ILL
    C

12U

  • Team Name
    Classification
  • Wheatland Spikes-Spanier 11U - AURORA, IL
    C
  • ESAA Storm Black - Chicago, IL
    C
  • Wasco Diamonds 11UHB - Elburn, IL
    B
  • Stingers JP - VERNON HILLS, IL
    B
  • Dynasty Black - Shorewood, IL
    B
  • BLAZERS (BLACK) - Cicero, Il
    C

14U

  • Team Name
    Classification
  • Downers Grove Rebels - Downers Grove, IL
    B
  • Windy City Rage MG - Rosemont, IL
    B
  • Chicago Force 14u Black - Chicago, IL
    C
  • Geneva Foxes - Sugar Grove, IL
    B
  • Elgin Impact 14U DM - Elgin, IL
    B
  • Chicago Blue Thunder 14U-Toledo - Chicago, IL
    B
  • Stingers DD - VERNON HILLS, IL
    B
  • Mokena Blast - Mokena, IL
    B

16U

  • Team Name
    Classification
  • Illinois Select 16U TH - Shorewood, IL
    B
  • New Lenox Power 16U TQ - New Lenox, IL
    B
  • Evergreen Park Eclipse - Evergreen Park, IL
    B
  • Chicago Force 16u Silver - Chicago, IL
    C
  • Chicago Force 16u Black - Chicago, IL
    B
  • Hounds-CB - willowbrook, il
    B
  • Chicago Blue Thunder 16U-Gonzalez - Chicago, IL
    B
  • Illinois Sluggers - Schaumburg, IL
    B
  • Naperville Diamonds - CA - Naperville, IL
    B

18U

  • Team Name
    Classification
  • Tinley Park Bulldogs - Tinley Park, IL
    C
  • CRB 18u - Chicago, IL
    B
  • Electric Softball - Elmhurst, IL
    B
  • Elgin Impact White 18U - Elgin, IL
    B
  • Chicago Blue Thunder 18U-Gonzalez - Chicago, IL
    B
  • Windy City Thunder - Chicago, IL
    B

General Information

Age Cutoff
August 31, 2024

Awards
Team and individual awards for the top two (2) teams per age group.

Tournament Format
Pool Play Plus Playoffs

Friday games for this tournament may begin at 12:00 p.m. The Official Schedule for this event will be released on the Tuesday before the event by midnight. It will be sent via email to Head Coaches and also posted online at GAMEDAYUSA.COM. This event is expected to fill quickly and sell out. Entry is only guaranteed upon receipt of the entry fee. Email confirmation will be sent once payment is received and processed.

Games Guaranteed
4

Admission
There is no daily admission for this event.

Event Links
Hotel Booking Link

Fields
10U – Bases 60, Pitching Mound 35; 12U – Bases 60, Pitching Mound 40 ; 14U – Bases 60, Pitching Mound 43; 16U – Bases 60, Pitching Mound 43; 18U – Bases 60, Pitching Mound 43

Refund Policy
Once an entry fee is paid for an event, no cash, check or credit card refunds will be issued for any reason whatsoever, unless Game Day USA cancels the event in advance of the event weekend due to insufficient enrollment. If a team registers and subsequently is unable to participate, the following refund/credit policy applies:

  • For teams who took Event Insurance at the time of registration, Game Day USA will provide a full refund of the registration fee for any team withdrawing from an event up to 15 days prior to the scheduled start of the event.
  • For teams who do not opt for Event Insurance at the time of registration, Game Day USA will provide a 100% credit of the registration fee for any team withdrawing from an event up to 15 days prior to the scheduled start of the event.
  • Tournament withdrawals within 15 days prior to the start of the event will forfeit all tournament fees.


If an event is canceled at any time or shortened due to inclement weather or field conditions, Game Day USA will issue credits as follows:

  • 0 Games: 100% credit toward a future Game Day USA event either later in 2024 or 2025.
  • 1 game: 50% credit toward a future Game Day USA event either later in 2024 or 2025.
  • 2nd Game Started: 25% credit towards a future Game Day USA event either later in 2024 or 2025.
  • 2 or more games completed: No credits due.

Venue(s)

Frontier Park
3380 Cedar Glade Road
Naperville, IL 60564

Division(s)

10U
$495.00
12U
$595.00
14U
$695.00
16U
$695.00
18U
$695.00

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Hotel Information

All Game Day USA events are STAY-TO-PLAY. In order to participate in the tournaments, all teams are required to book their lodging through Athletx Travel. Athletx Travel has secured specially discounted rates with the top properties in the area. If you choose not to book your lodging through Athletx Travel, you will be required to pay an alternative lodging fee. Contact hotels-gamedayusa@athletx.com for alternative lodging inquiries. If you are considered local to an event (within 75 miles) please let us know so we can verify and get you noted as compliant. If within 2 weeks of the event, Athletx Travel will not be an option and the alternative lodging fee will automatically applied unless the team is considered local.

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Naperville, IL 60567