This information is regarding the check-in and Opening Day Activities. You can find dates, locations, and times for all activities here.
Check-In/Meetings (players are not required to be in attendance)
Check-In: 9:00 AM
Manager's Meeting: 10:00 - 10:45 AM
Team Mom Meeting: 11:00 - 11:30 AM
Opening Day Activities
Skills Competition Packet / Cornhole Sign-Up & Rules
Location: Raccoon River Park
Address: 2500 Grand Ave, W. Des Moines, IA 50265
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Team Skills Competitions
Various Competitions designed to be competitive and FUN held at Raccoon River Park throughout the day. Download the Skills Competition Packet to read about all of the contest we will be having.
Star Drill/Baserunning Relay/Catcher's Competition/Pitching Velocity/Overhand Velocity/4 Legged Race/Dizzy Bat Race/Dizzy Bat Relay
Download forms from menu and complete them prior to arriving at Raccoon River Park. You will turn in each form to the field that the contest will be completed on.
Selfie Scavenger Hunt
Teams will be given a list of items (and rules) or individuals hidden throughout the park that they need to take selfies with. The contest will be timed, with the fastest team in each age group being named champions.
Cornhole Tournament (Parents & Coaches)
We will host a Doubles Cornhole tournament on Wednesday. Click on the link to the left to register for this event. (Registration must be done in advance and may be limited due to time constraints, so please register early if you wish to play).
Other Activities at the Park
We will have many more activities going on during the festivities on Wednesday. Here are some of them.
Pin Trading (unofficial activity - no scheduled process, free trade during the day)
Tournament Merchandise on Sale
Tournament Gate Passes on Sale
We will have food and drinks provided for team members that the Player Picnic at Raccoon River Park. Details on how this works will be provided at check-in.
Opening Ceremonies will be hosted at Raccoon River Park beginning at 5 pm.