Schedule Your Team’s Dates at the Nationals

Space is extremely limited and will fill up fast. More than 100 teams were turned away from the Nationals last year and the demand is even greater in 2018. Register for your spot today!

July 13-19, 2018

9U, 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U, 14U

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Features

  • AGE GROUPS  – 9U THROUGH 14U.
  • EVERY TEAM MAKES SINGLE-ELIMINATION TOURNAMENT ROUND.
  • 6-10 GAMES PER TEAM.
  • OPENING CEREMONIES, PARADE OF TEAMS, FANZONE AND ENTERTAINMENT ON FRIDAY NIGHT.
  • 4 DAYS OF POOL PLAY BEGIN SATURDAY MORNING AND RUN THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.
  • WE ATTEMPT TO SCHEDULE EACH TEAM ONE DAY OFF DURING THE POOL PLAY PORTION OF THE TOURNAMENT TO SPEND A DAY AT GULF ISLANDS WATERPARK OR THE AMAZING WHITE SAND BEACHES OF THE GULF COAST! WEEK LONG PASSES FOR PLAYERS & COACHES ARE PROVIDED FOR FREE TO GULF ISLANDS WATERPARK. DISCOUNTED PASSES FOR FAMILY MEMBERS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE ON THIS WEBSITE AND AT THE EVENT AS WELL.
  • ELIMINATION ROUND BEGINS WEDNESDAY AND WILL GO ALL THE WAY THROUGH TO THE QUARTER-FINAL GAMES.
  • NATIONALS GLOW PARTY WEDNESDAY NIGHT FROM 9PM-11PM. DANCING AND FUN GAMES, ALL FOR A GREAT CAUSE!
  • SEMI-FINALS ON CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY MORNING.
  • AWARDS CEREMONY, CONTEST WINNER ANNOUNCEMENTS, ALL-STAR SELECTIONS ON CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY.
  • ALL-STAR GAMES FOR EACH AGE GROUP ON CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY NIGHT, UNDER THE LIGHTS!
  • TEAM SHOWCASE FOR ALL TEAMS CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY EVENING.
  • PLAYER TOURNAMENT RINGS AND OTHER GOODIES DISTRIBUTED ON CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY!
  • CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
  • TEAM PARITY – TEAMS WITH SIMILAR HISTORICAL SUCCESS AND CLASS MATCHED TOGETHER FOR COMPETITIVE GAMES FOR ALL. PLAY TEAMS SIMILAR TO YOUR SKILL LEVEL.
  • CHAMPION T-SHIRTS / HATS, TEAM AWARDS, INDIVIDUAL AWARDS FOR CHAMPIONS AND TEAM AND INDIVIDUAL AWARDS FOR RUNNER-UPS.
  • TOP-NOTCH CONCESSION STANDS CONVENIENTLY LOCATED THROUGHOUT THE PARK!
  • QUALITY UMPIRES ARE PROVIDED AT THE NATIONALS.
  • FANTASTIC LODGING OPTIONS FOR ALL FAMILIES THROUGH THE NATIONALS HOTEL GROUP – SEE THE LODGING GUIDE FOR MORE DETAILS (All teams are required to book their accommodations through our Nationals Hotel Group).
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Itinerary

FRIDAY

5:00PM – 7:00PM : Team Check-In, pin trading, food, games, meet & greet. All teams must check-in between these hours.
7:30PM : Opening Ceremonies, parade of teams
10-15 Minutes immediately following opening ceremonies: Coaches meeting (mandatory).

SATURDAY

9:00AM : Pool play games begin, 1 or 2 games for most teams on Saturday.
Some teams will be scheduled for a day off to spend at Gulf Islands Waterpark, the beach or other activities! Other teams will be scheduled just one pool play game so they may spend the other portion of their day at any of these same attractions or at the many other attractions around the Gulf Coast.

SUNDAY

9:00AM : Pool play games continue, 1 or 2 games for most teams on Sunday.
Some teams will be scheduled for a day off to spend at Gulf Islands Waterpark, the beach or other activities! Other teams will be scheduled just one pool play game so they may spend the other portion of their day at any of these same attractions or at the many other attractions around the Gulf Coast. These itineraries are repeated Saturday through Tuesday.

MONDAY

9:00AM : Pool play games continue, 1 or 2 games for most teams on Monday.
Some teams will be scheduled for a day off to spend at Gulf Islands Waterpark, the beach or other activities! Other teams will be scheduled just one pool play game so they may spend the other portion of their day at any of these same attractions or at the many other attractions around the Gulf Coast. These itineraries are repeated Saturday through Tuesday.

TUESDAY

9:00AM : Pool play games continue, 1 or 2 games for most teams on Tuesday.
Some teams will be scheduled for a day off to spend at Gulf Islands Waterpark, the beach or other activities! Other teams will be scheduled just one pool play game so they may spend the other portion of their day at any of these same attractions or at the many other attractions around the Gulf Coast. These itineraries are repeated Saturday through Tuesday.

WEDNESDAY

10:00AM : Elimination round begins. Play continues through quarter-final games.
8:30PM – 10:30PM : NATIONALS GLOW PARTY!

CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY

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10:00AM : Nationals FINAL FOUR! Semi-final games in each age group.
1:00PM :
NATIONALS CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES.
4:00PM : 
TEAM SHOWCASE BEGINS FOR ALL TEAMS. Players participate in Catcher’s Pop Time, Velo Across the Diamond, Coaches Fungo, Around The Horn, 60 Yard Dash and King of Swat.
7:00PM : 
AWARD CEREMONIES. Nationals All-Star selections announced, pin-trading world series contest winner announced, entertainment and other giveaway winners announced, team showcase award winner, and tournament coach/player rings given out.
30 minutes after the conclusion of the award ceremonies :
NATIONALS ALL-STAR GAMES BEGIN!

Each Player Will Receive:

  • COMPLIMENTARY, WEEK LONG PASSES TO GULF ISLANDS WATERPARK!
  • 6-10 GAMES ON AMAZING FIELDS AT OCEAN SPRINGS SPORTS COMPLEX, ONE OF THE BEST YOUTH BASEBALL COMPLEXES IN THE SOUTHERN US!
  • OPPORTUNITY TO PLAY TEAMS FROM ALL OVER THE COUNTRY AND WORLD – TEAMS FROM 46 DIFFERENT STATES AND 8 COUNTRIES HAVE PLAYED IN THE NATIONALS!
  • WEDNESDAY NIGHT NATIONALS GLOW PARTY – FUN NIGHT WITH CASH GIVEAWAYS, GAMES AND MORE, ALL FOR A GREAT CAUSE!
  • PARTICIPATION AND OPPORTUNITY TO COMPETE IN TEAM SHOWCASE INCLUDING HOME RUN DERBY, AROUND THE HORN, 9 HOLE AND SPEED BURNER!
  • OPPORTUNITY TO BE SELECTED AND PLAY IN THE NATIONALS ALL-STAR GAME WHICH INCLUDES SPECIAL ALL-STAR JERSEY AND MEDAL!
  • NATIONALS TOURNAMENT RINGS FOR EVERY PLAYER DISTRIBUTED ON CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY!
  • OPPORTUNITY TO WIN TICKETS FOR TWO, PLUS HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS TO THE MLB WORLD SERIES BY PARTICIPATING IN THE NATIONALS PIN TRADING CONTEST!
  • AN INCREDIBLE BONDING OPPORTUNITY WITH TEAMMATES, FRIENDS AND FAMILY ENJOYING A WEEK LONG VACATION EXPERIENCE!

Each Coach Will Receive:

  • COMPLIMENTARY, WEEK LONG PASSES TO GULF ISLANDS WATERPARK!
  • EXCLUSIVE DISCOUNTS AND COUPONS AT LOCAL AREA ATTRACTIONS AND RESTAURANTS!
  • 6-10 GAMES COACHING ON AMAZING FIELDS AT OCEAN SPRINGS SPORTS COMPLEX, ONE OF THE BEST YOUTH BASEBALL COMPLEXES IN THE SOUTHERN US!
  • COACH FIELD PASS, A GREAT SOUVENIR AND ALLOWS ACCESS TO THE DUGOUT AND FIELD DURING GAMES!
  • WEDNESDAY NIGHT NATIONALS GLOW PARTY – FUN NIGHT WITH CASH GIVEAWAYS, GAMES AND MORE, ALL FOR A GREAT CAUSE!
  • OPPORTUNITY TO COACH IN THE NATIONALS ALL-STAR GAME WHICH INCLUDES A SPECIAL COACH GIFT!
  • THE MOST ORGANIZED, PROFESSIONALLY RUN EVENT YOU WILL EVER TAKE PART IN!
  • OPPORTUNITY TO WIN COACH APPRECIATION AWARD GIVEN TO THE COACH THAT EXEMPLIFIES THE CHARACTER AND EXAMPLE WE LOOK FOR IN A GREAT YOUTH BASEBALL COACH – A GREAT COACH’S GIFT WILL BE AWARDED!

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