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2013 Michael McGowan Co-ed Softball Tournament


Michael McGowan Co-ed Softball Tournament

Mike Chappell Park

Carolina Beach, NC 28428

October 4-6

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Overview of Softball Tournament

  • Setup to be a 16 team double elimination tournament

  • 31-32 total games will be played over a 3 day span

  • each game has a 7 inning or 1 hour maximum, which means you cannot start a new inning after 55 minutes have elapsed, unless tied.

  • Event is sponsored by Carolina Beach Downtown Initiative and Pleasure Island Revitalization Association, 501(c)3.

    • All proceeds will benefit the Michael McGowan Cape Fear Scholarship Fund and Pleasure Island Sports

  • $250/team registration fee

    • Includes: Minimum of 2 games, 15 commemorative Tourney T-Shirts per team and trophies for 1st and 2nd place teams

  • Sponsorships, raffles, and donations will be solicited

  • Tournament will provide umpires, scorekeepers, and balls.

  • Beer Garden during these time periods: (no outside alcoholic beverages allowed)

    • 10/4- Friday 5PM- 11PM

    • 10/5- Saturday 5PM- 11PM

    • 10/6- Sunday 12PM-closing ceremonies

  • Food Trucks will be used to provide food during the event:

  • Games played on Field 1:

    • 10/4- Friday 5PM-midnight

    • 10/5- Saturday  8AM- midnight

    • 10/6- Sunday 8AM- 8PM




McGowan Softball Tourney projected schedule