Triple Crown Sports presents

Spring Championships 5 Schedule

March 24-27, 2022
Phoenix, Arizona

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Remember the pitching rules!
Here they are incase you are unsure.

Pitching Rules: Innings allowed per tournament through first 4 games played:

-8's = 6 innings
-9's = 6 innings
-10's = 6 innings
-11's = 6 innings
-12's = 6 innings
-13's = 7 innings
-14's = 7 innings



*Each player on the roster gets (1) additional inning per game played starting in a team's 5th game played, 6th=1 more inning, 7th=1 more inning, etc...
*No limit on number of appearances.
*A mound appearance resulting in any single pitch (warm-up pitch or game pitch) being thrown or a play will be considered an inning pitched.

*If pitching rules are violated and the infraction is detected, the situation will be reviewed and a MINIMUM of the head coach ejection will be enforced. Additional consequences may include the player ejection from game, player and head coach from the tournament, forfeiture of game and elimination of team from the event.

3/27/2022 10:28 AM

Hello everyone. It's going to be a hot one tomorrow so bring whatever you can to eat and drink (non alcoholic) to the ball park. Almost all parks will not have concessions. Thank you and see you tomorrow. TC Staff

3/25/2022 8:11 PM

Metal cleats are not allowed at all on Skyline, Red Mountain, Eastmark, Kleinman and Tempe Sports Complex fields. These fields are dirt, however Mesa and Tempe Parks and Rec do not allow metal cleats. Bring molded/rubber cleats please.  Plain tennis shoes with no rubber/molded cleats will not work. Metal Cleats are allowed at Stapley JR High.

3/25/2022 4:59 PM

We will be selling Triple Crown Gear at Indian School Park all 4 days!

3/23/2022 8:24 PM

We will be selling Triple Crown Gear at the following locations.
Tempe Sports Complex
Skyline Park
Eldorad Park
Copper Sky (Thursday Only)
Vista Del Camino (Saturday Only)
Red Mountain Softball Complex (Saturday Only)
Chaparral Park (Sunday Only)

3/23/2022 8:13 PM

All,
-There isnt much seating at Mesquite HS so please bring chairs.
-If you play at Vista Del Camino park on Friday, you cannot park in the school parking lot.
-Metal cleats are not allowed at all (hitting, fielding, pitching) at the Tempe Sports Complex, Red Mountain, Skyline, Kleinman and Eastmark Parks. These fields are dirt infields, however they do not allow metal cleats. Tennis shoes wont work....molded or rubber cleats please. This was also sent out about 3 weeks ago.
-AZ is currently on MST. So if you see your game time is 10am MSt, that is 10am Arizona time.
Thank you - TC Staff

3/23/2022 4:06 PM

Hello Everyone. Just a heads up.....most parks will NOT have concessions. It's gonna be a hot one this weekend, so please plan accordingly and bring lots of drinks (non alcoholic) to the ballparks. Bring snacks and food too if you'd like. Thank you - TC Staff

3/23/2022 4:02 PM

Coach,
Here is the link to buy tickets to the ASU game this weekend....
https://offer.fevo.com/triple-crown-az-spring-championships-weekend-at-asu-vs-uw-46aa55e?fevoUri=triple-crown-az-spring-championships-weekend-at-asu-vs-uw-46aa55e%2F

3/22/2022 5:04 PM

Coach,
If you are playing at Mesquite HS this coming weekend, there isnt much seating for fans so please tell your parents to bring chairs if possible. Thank you - TC Staff

3/22/2022 5:02 PM

Pitching Rules: Innings allowed per tournament through first 4 games played:
8s -12's = 6 innings
-13's & 14s = 7 innings
*Each player on the roster gets (1) additional inning per game played starting in a team's 5th game played, 6th=1 more inning, 7th=1 more inning, etc...
*No limit on number of appearances.
*A mound appearance resulting in any single pitch (warm-up pitch or game pitch) being thrown or a play will be considered an inning pitched.
*Eight warm-ups to start, five thereafter. Umpires reserve the right to limit the warm-up time to a minimum of 1 minute regardless of the number of pitches thrown.
*If pitching rules are violated and the infraction is detected, the situation will be reviewed and a MINIMUM of the head coach ejection will be enforced. Additional consequences may include the player ejection from game, player and head coach from the tournament, forfeiture of game and elimination of team from the event.
*Scorecards must be signed by both team managers to eliminate inning validation problems. (Managers, please help with this process.)

2/24/2022 3:26 PM

SEEDING PROCEDURE (First factor is Win-Loss record)
Two Way Tie
1. Head to Head between tied teams
2. Total Run differential
3. Runs Allowed
4. Runs Scored
5. Actual run differential in last pool game
6. Coin Flip

Three (or more) Way Tie
1. Head to Head (if sweep)
2. Total Run differential
3. Runs Allowed
4. Runs Scored
5. Actual run differential in last pool game
6. Coin Flip

RA=Runs Allowed
RS=Runs Scored
LAD=Last Actual Differential

IMPORTANT: Run differential maximum
1. Forfeits will be scored 7-0
2. Maximum run spread per game is 7 regardless of score.

Note: When 3 or more teams are tied and there is not a common opponent amongst all tied teams, run differential is the first tie breaker.

2/24/2022 3:25 PM

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All event related questions should be directed to Matt Pilcher at matt@triplecrownsports.com or call 970-672-0562.