Team Eligibility: OPEN to members and non-members alike!
Player Eligibility: Use of over-aged players must conform to ENYTB regular season rules.
Age Groups: 13U, 14U, 15U, 16U and a combined 17/18U division.
Format: 6 to 9 teams - Pool play followed by single elimination play. Two game guarantee.
Entry Fee: $200 per team and each team pays one ump per game played. The entry fee shall cover all other game costs plus awards.
When: All tournaments shall be played on the last weekend of June - just after school lets out for the summer - hence the name, SUMMER BLAST!
The tournaments shall conclude before the July 4th break, thus avoiding conflicts with other activities over the weekend of the 4th.
Where: On the best and most centrally located fields ENYTB has to offer. All field hosts shall have at least one lighted field.
1st Place team shall receive an ENYTB Summer Blast Championship trophy and a guaranteed berth in ENYTB's Super 8 tournament.
2nd Place team shall receive an ENYTB Summer Blast Runner Up trophy and a guaranteed berth in ENYTB's Super 8 tournament.
3rd and 4th Place teams shall receive a guaranteed berth in ENYTB's Super 8 tournament.
Example: You are a 13U ENYTB team. There are 9 teams entered in your SUMMER BLAST!, including 6 from ENYTB. Your team finishes 1st-4th among the 6 ENYTB team entries. Your team is guaranteed a berth in the SUPER 8! 13U Division tournament regardless of your regular season record.