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  • THE TURF WAR (WINDY CITY #4)
  • Jun 21-23, 2024
  • baseball
  • IL

THE TURF WAR (WINDY CITY #4)

Wheeling, IL/June 21-23, 2024

WHO'S COMING

12U

  • Team Name
    Classification
  • Lake County Lightning 12U - Casper - Mundelein, IL
    D2
  • Slammers Green 12u - Lake Forest, IL
    D2
  • Longshots Baseball - Teal - Downers Grove, IL
    D1
  • Indiana Bulls North - Saint John, IN
    D2
  • Slammers Grey 12u - Lake Forest, IL
    D1
  • OBPA Navy - Chicago, IL
    D2
  • Cangelosi Sparks-Brosius - New Lenox, IL
    D1
  • Chicago White Sox ACE Evans - Chicago, IL
    D1

14U

  • Team Name
    Classification
  • Strikes Baseball Club Red - Broadview, IL
    D3
  • Strikes Baseball Club Blue - Broadview, IL
    D3
  • GRB Rays Illinois Kieffer - McHenry, IL
    D2
  • GRB Rays Illinois Haskins - McHenry, IL
    D1
  • BennieBoys 14U - Beloit, WI
    D2
  • Slammers Green 2028 - Lake Forest, IL
    D2
  • Rawlings Tigers Witt - Cary, IL
    D2
  • Schaumburg Flyers Blue - Schaumburg, IL
    D1

15U

  • Team Name
    Classification
  • Chicago Warriors White 2027 - CHICAGO, IL
    D3
  • Chicago Warriors Black 2027 - CHICAGO, IL
    D2
  • Chicago Warriors Gold 2027 - CHICAGO, IL
    D2
  • MERCHANTS BASEBALL ACADEMY - burlington, wi
    D2
  • Franklin Crew - Franklin, WI
    D2
  • Top Tier North Navy - Northbrook, IL
    D2
  • Top Tier North Red - Northbrook, IL
    D2
  • Illinois Hawks- Black - Oswego, IL
    D3

General Information

Age Cutoff
April 30, 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 6:00 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
3

Admission
Daily: Adults – $15, Children – $10
Weekend: Adults – $30, Children – $20
No charge for players in uniform and three (3) coaches

Event Links
Hotel Booking Link

Fields
8U – Bases 60, Pitching Mound 40; 9U – Bases 65, Pitching Mound 46; 10U – Bases 65, Pitching Mound 46; 11U – Bases 70, Pitching Mound 50; 12U – Bases 70, Pitching Mound 50; 13U – Bases 80, Pitching Mound 54; 14U and above – Bases 90, Pitching Mound 60

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)

Heritage Park
109 Community Blvd
Wheeling, IL 60090

Division(s)

11U
$625.00
hidden
12U
$725.00
full
14U
$725.00
full
15U
$725.00
full

Age Division not available? Click the button below to be added to the wait list.

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 [email protected] 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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