EVENT DETAILS

USSSA MEMORIAL DAY BORDER WARS

  • Tournament Date
    May 24 - May 27 2024
  • Entry Fee
    $300 - $475

Lodging Notice

Please be advised that the USSSA MEMORIAL DAY BORDER WARS has a "stay to play" requirement, meaning that all participating teams and attendees must book their accommodations through the designated housing provider(s) affiliated with the event.

  • Stature
    USSSA NIT
  • Age Groups
    7U - 14U
  • Event Details

    The USSSA MEMORIAL DAY BORDER WARS event is a USSSA NIT in Southern Indiana. NIT events award additional USSSA Points compared to standard state qualifiers. Pool play matchups in NIT events are determined based on team power rankings. Champions of this event receive championship belts! Memorial Day (Monday, May 26th) will be used as a rain make-up date.

  • Admission

    DAY PASS

    • $15 (Cash Only)

    WEEKEND PASS

    • $20 (Cash Only)

    FREE ADMISSION

    • Children 12 & Under
    • Three Coaches Per Team
    • All Players
  • Additional Note

    SCHEDULE RELEASE

    • The schedule for this event will be released by Tuesday, May 21st
    • Coaches can visit www.ohiovalleysp.com and select “2024 Event Schedule Request” to request game times for your pool play games

    PAYMENT DEADLINE

    • When a division sells out, coaches will receive an email with a payment deadline
    • If you do not receive an early payment deadline email for a sold out division, the payment deadline for this event is Friday, May 17th

Tournament Division

Division Entry Fee Gate Fee Max Entries Teams
Entered
Game
Guarantee
Format

Event Ballparks

Venue Name Address Maps link
Ceraland Sports Complex 3989 South 525 East, Columbus, IN, 47203 Open in Maps
Clarksville Little League 500 Little League Blvd, Clarksville, IN, 47129 Open in Maps
Richard L. Vissing Park 2728 Vissing Park Rd, Jeffersonville, IN, 47130 Open in Maps
JEFF/GRC 501 Crestview Ct., Jeffersonville, IN, 47130 Open in Maps
Jeff/GRC Little League 1501 Brigman Ave, Jeffersonville, IN, 47130 Open in Maps
New Albany Little League 4411 Charlestown Road, New Albany, IN, 47150 Open in Maps
Venue Name
Ceraland Sports Complex
Address
3989 South 525 East, Columbus, IN, 47203
Venue Name
Clarksville Little League
Address
500 Little League Blvd, Clarksville, IN, 47129
Venue Name
Richard L. Vissing Park
Address
2728 Vissing Park Rd, Jeffersonville, IN, 47130
Venue Name
JEFF/GRC
Address
501 Crestview Ct., Jeffersonville, IN, 47130
Venue Name
Jeff/GRC Little League
Address
1501 Brigman Ave, Jeffersonville, IN, 47130
Venue Name
New Albany Little League
Address
4411 Charlestown Road, New Albany, IN, 47150

Event Lodging

Note: If you don't know which venue you'll be playing at and want to book in advance, click here to find hotels that are geographically centered between all venues.

Venue Name Address Dates Details
Ceraland Sports Complex 3989 South 525 East, Columbus, IN, 47203 May 24-27 Find Hotels
Clarksville Little League 500 Little League Blvd, Clarksville, IN, 47129 May 24-27 Find Hotels
Richard L. Vissing Park 2728 Vissing Park Rd, Jeffersonville, IN, 47130 May 24-27 Find Hotels
JEFF/GRC 501 Crestview Ct., Jeffersonville, IN, 47130 May 24-27 Find Hotels
Jeff/GRC Little League 1501 Brigman Ave, Jeffersonville, IN, 47130 May 24-27 Find Hotels
New Albany Little League 4411 Charlestown Road, New Albany, IN, 47150 May 24-27 Find Hotels
Venue Name
Ceraland Sports Complex
Address
3989 South 525 East, Columbus, IN, 47203
Dates
May 24-27
Venue Name
Clarksville Little League
Address
500 Little League Blvd, Clarksville, IN, 47129
Dates
May 24-27
Venue Name
Richard L. Vissing Park
Address
2728 Vissing Park Rd, Jeffersonville, IN, 47130
Dates
May 24-27
Venue Name
JEFF/GRC
Address
501 Crestview Ct., Jeffersonville, IN, 47130
Dates
May 24-27
Venue Name
Jeff/GRC Little League
Address
1501 Brigman Ave, Jeffersonville, IN, 47130
Dates
May 24-27
Venue Name
New Albany Little League
Address
4411 Charlestown Road, New Albany, IN, 47150
Dates
May 24-27

Reigning Champions

2023 USSSA MEMORIAL DAY BORDER WARS CHAMPIONS

 

  • 14u OPEN – MID AMERICA PROSPECTS

  • 14u AA – DIRTBAGS 2027

  • 13u OPEN – CANES GREAT LAKES 13U GOLD

  • 12u OPEN – EVANSVILLE LEATHERNECKS BLACK

  • 12u AAA – LOUISVILLE STARS

  • 12u AA – WOLVES 12U NAVY

  • 11u OPEN – VIPERS REYNOLDS

  • 11u AAA – BLUEGRASS BOMBERS

  • 10u OPEN – TOP TIER ATHLETICS 10U AMERICAN

  • 10u AA – CRUSADERS BASEBALL 10U

  • 9u OPEN – 9U VIPERS OTT

  • 8u OPEN – SOUTH GIBSON HEAT

  • 7u OPEN – SOUTHERN INDIANA DRAGONS 7U

Event Format

  • Two pool play games on Saturday followed by a single elimination bracket on Sunday
  • Memorial Day (Monday, May 26th) will be used as a rain make-up date.
  • Pool play matchups in USSSA NIT events are determined based off of team power rankings
  • Three game guarantee
  • Further details regarding event format will be provided when the schedule is released

Pool Standings Tiebreakers

  • [1] Winning Percentage (Descending)
  • [2] Number of Wins (Descending)
  • [3] Number of Losses (Ascending)
  • [4] Tied Teams Winning Percentage Against Each Other (Descending)
  • NOT VALID IF ALL TIED TEAMS HAVE NOT PLAYED EACH OTHER
  • [5] Average Runs Allowed
  • [6] Average Run Differential (Maximum of 8 Run Differential Per Game)
  • [7] USSSA Points (Descending)
  • [8] Date Team Entered USSSA Database

 

  • ONCE PAST A TIEBREAKER, DO NOT RETURN TO PREVIOUS
  • TEAMS THAT HAVE BEEN ASSIGNED A FORFEIT LOSS WILL BE PLACED AS THE LOWEST SEED IN THEIR TIED-TEAM GROUP

Awards

CHAMPIONS

  • Each player receives:
    • Championship belt
    • Champion helmet decal
    • Invitation to the All-State Showcase
  • Team receives:
    • Championship banner

FINALISTS

  • Each player receives:
    • Finalist ring
    • Finalist helmet decal
    • Invitation to the All-State Showcase

Park Info / Field Surfaces

  • Coming soon!

Time Limits

COACH PITCH & 9u A

  • 1 Hour 30 Min
  • 1 Hour 40 Min (Championship Game)

ALL OTHER KID PITCH

  • 1 Hour 40 Min
  • 2 Hours (Championship Game)

Scorecards

The scorecard below is used by umpires in every game to record innings pitched by each player and the score of the game. Umpires will verify with the scorekeeper for each team throughout the game. At the end of the game, each coach is required to sign the scorecard, confirming the final score of the game and the innings pitched by each individual player that pitched. It is the responsibility of each coach to ensure all information on the scorecard is correct.

  • Once the card has been signed, it is official

 

Scoring Games on the USSSA App

Visit this link (iScore Tutorial) to learn how to use iScore to score your team’s games! Using iScore allows you to take advantage of many new features that are now available within the USSSA App, including:

  • Players have the ability to earn PLAYER BADGES for outstanding statistical achievements and milestones
  • STATISTICAL LEADERS within an event are are shown on the “Leaderboard” to highlight the top individual performances in each event
  • TEAM ROSTERS & GUEST PLAYERS for your team and the opponent are AUTOMATICALLY LOADED from the USSSA database into the game (you do not need to manually enter players)
  • LIVE BOX SCORES & COMPLETE SEASON STATISTICS are available to view on your team page
  • LIVE-STREAM GAMES directly from the USSSA app (using Mevo streaming devices)

USSSA Points Race

  • All teams participating in USSSA events earn USSSA Points based on their placing in each tournament. The top team in each division per state will receive a 2024 USSSA State Points Race Championship Ring. The top team in each age group per region will receive a 2024 USSSA Regional Points Race Championship Chain.  

 

  • The number of points a team earns in an event varies based on the stature of the event. The image below shows the points earned based on placing in every type of event. Tap on the image to view the current 2024 standings and learn more about the USSSA Points Race!

 

Weather

Ohio Valley Sports consults with professional meteorologists to make informed decisions when severe weather events occur. The safety of our participants is our top priority. We do everything in our power to play all scheduled games. When weather causes delays or schedule changes, we communicate updates throughout the process. In the event of cancellations, please view the Indiana USSSA Rules Packet for information regarding the refund policy.

Weather updates for this event will be provided via:

  • USSSA App
  • USSSA Email System
  • Ohio Valley Sports Productions Facebook

Upcoming OVSP Events

TOURNAMENTS

INDIVIDUAL PLAYER EVENTS

  • COMING SOON!

 

Event Updates

DIVISION LOCATIONS All park addresses are available on the "Venues" tab on the app - 14u OPEN - 14u AA (Clarksville Little League - Clarksville, IN) - 13u OPEN (Ceraland Sports Complex (TURF) - Columbus, IN) - 13u AA (Vissing Park - Jeffersonville, IN) - 12u OPEN (Ceraland Sports Complex (TURF) - Columbus, IN) - 12u AA (New Albany Little League - New Albany, IN) - 11u OPEN (Ceraland Sports Complex (TURF) - Columbus, IN) - 11u AA (Clarksville Little League - Clarksville, IN) - 10u OPEN (Clarksville Little League - Clarksville, IN) - 10u AA (Charlestown Little League - Charlestown, IN) - 9u OPEN (New Albany Little League - New Albany, IN) - 9u A (New Albany Little League - New Albany, IN) - 8u OPEN (Jeff/GRC Little League - Jeffersonville, IN) - 7u OPEN (Clarksville Little League - Clarksville, IN)
January 23, 2024 - 12:40pm
Visit the "Additional Info" tab on the app to view 2023 Champions, Rules, Park Details, Awards and more!
November 30, 2023 - 03:44pm

Leaderboard

For more information in regards to this event, please contact:

Ohio Valley Sports

[email protected]

812.767.4310

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