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When
6/18 to 6/20 (MOST)
6/25 to 6/28 (13U)
2020
Where
Boise, ID
Simplot Sports Complex

About the East Boise Classic

An Annual Tradition in Youth Baseball


The East Boise Classic is hosted each season since by East Boise Youth Baseball and Softball, a charter of Cal Ripken and Babe Ruth. All teams are welcome to register for our tournament, regardless of league affiliation, as well as independent club teams.

We offer competitive games for league ages 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U, and 15U. League age is determined as player’s age on May 1st of that calendar year. The tournament is held each year in June, generally the third weekend of June. For the 2020 season, the tournament will be held 6/18 to 6/20 for most divisions with 13U 80′ hosting from 6/25 to 6/28. The number of games played will vary, but all teams will play a minimum of 4 games.

FIRST GAME WILL START IN

Get Ready For Some Action


Tournament Details

Breakdown of tournament offerings each season.


Divisions Offered: For 60′ base paths: 9U, 10U, and 12U. For 70′ base paths: 11U and 12U. For 80′ base paths: 13U. For 90′ base paths: 15U.

  • 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U, and 15U divisions will play the first weekend. 13U will play the second weekend. This will allow more teams to register in the 13U and 15U divisions for the 2020 tournament!
  • 4 game guarantee with a max of 7 games, depending on the division and number of teams per division
  • Any bat not on a banned USSSA list is allowed for the East Boise Classic for 9U to 13U divisions. This includes USSSA, USA, BBCOR, and wood. The 15U division only allows BBCOR and wood bats.
  • Medals are rewarded to the first and second place teams for each age division.
  • Two professional umpires provided per game.
  • All game balls provided by the tournament.
  • Concessions are open on the north and south side of the complex with professional food truck services between the north and south side.
  • Parking is available at a central location between our 8 fields as well as the large parking lot west of the baseball fields.

Faq

Answers to the most common questions.


Our tournament is listed on TourneyMachine. Reach their site directly by clicking this link: https://admin.tourneymachine.com/R56281. View registration details there and sign your team up today! (An updated 2020 link will be added soon)

Registration closes two Sundays before the start of the tournament. For 2020, this will be end of day on May 31st, 2020. Keep in mind that most divisions sell out in April each year.

Credit card is accepted online through TourneyMachine. If you prefer to pay by check, please complete your registration online through TourneyMachine and follow the instructions for check payment from there.

TourneyMachine is the most common online method of creating tournament schedules for pools and brackets. The schedules will be posted online the week before the tournament and scores will be updated within minutes of the end of each game to automatically create brackets based on the results of pool play.

Click this link to view the current East Boise Classic tournament rules. These rules are for the 2019 East Boise Classic. Updated 2020 rules will be available soon, but no major changes are expected at this time.

Ten minutes from the Simplot Sports Complex is the Boise Airport (BOI) with daily flights from most western states. 5959 S Quamash Way Boise ID 83716 is the official address of the baseball side of Simplot Sports Complex. The complex is located off I-84 with easy access from the north, south, and west of the complex.

Most games are played on grass fields in 60′, 70′, 80′, or 90′ base path lengths. Depending on the number of teams registered, younger divisions might play on dirt infields.

Boise Activities

There is more than just baseball in Boise.


There are many activities in and around Boise. A short list of some of the more common ones are linked below.

  • Visit Roaring Springs water park. (link)
  • Visit Wahooz Family Fun Zone. (link)
  • Fly fishing in the Boise River. (link)
  • Float the Boise River starting at Barber Park. (link)
  • Hiking or mountain biking in the foothills. (trails link) (rental link 1) (rental link 2)
  • Bike along the Green Belt or through downtown Boise. (link)
  • Visit the Boise Zoo. (link)
  • Visit the Boise Art Museum. (link)
  • Take part in the many summer activities at Bogus Basin — mountain biking, mountain coaster, summer tubing, hiking, horseback riding, and more. (link)
  • Visit the World Center for Birds. (link)
  • Visit the Discovery Center of Idaho. (link)

Complex location

Simplot Sports Complex in Boise, Idaho


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