Bob Kapeller Memorial Tournament 2020

Summary

The Bob Kapeller Memorial Tournament will be held on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at the Big League Dreams Sports Park in Perris, CA.  This event, hosted by Menifee Valley Upper Division Senior Softball, honors the disabled American veterans and members of our armed forces (both past and present) for their service, dedication, and sacrifices for our country.

This year, all profits will go to the “4 Paws 4 Patriots” charity which provides service dogs training and equipment for disabled American veterans.

Over 300 players, family, and friends are expected to attend this year’s festivities,
with up to 35 softball games, a Home Run Derby, and a 50-50 raffle as part of the day’s activities.

Tournament Games

Last year, 23 teams competed in the five-division round-robin tournament format.

The division champions were:
60+ Division – Barny’s Team 60M
65+ Major Division – Top Gun Mavericks 65M
65+ AAA Division –  Mustangs 65AAA
70+ Division – Top Gun Patriots 70AAA
75+ Division – Franklin Loan Center 70AA

Home Run Derby

Last year,
Jeff Iannone won the Home Run Derby in the 55-59 division;
Mike Karr in the 60-64 division; and Bob Raasch in the 65+ division.
21 players participated in this event.

The Raffle

50-50 raffle.

100% of the net profit from the tournament will go to “4 Paws 4 Patriots” — $TBD

 

Rules

 

Divisions / Teams

60+

Tournament Teams

65+ Major

Tournament Teams

65+ AAA

Tournament Teams

70+

Tournament Teams

75+

Tournament Teams

60A – 65MA –  65A   –    70A  –   75A – 
60B –  65MB –  65B  –   70B –  75B – 
60C –  65MC –  65C –  70C –  75C – 
60D –  65MD –  65D –  70D –  75D – 
    65E –  70E –   75E – 

 

Schedule (Umpires) / Field Assignments

Gates open at 6:30

  YANKEE DODGER ANGEL FENWAY DURHAM PAWTUCKET  
7:30

60A-60D (+?) (   )

          7:30
9:00             9:00
10:30     HOME RUN DERBY       10:30
12:00             12:00
1:30 50-50 Raffle near YANKEE   1:30
1:30             1:30
3:00             3:00

Coin toss for home team unless equalizer is required.  Team giving the equalizer will be the home team.
Recreational league rules for games involving God’s Warriors and Hemet REC teams.
SSUSA equalizer rules.

BKMT4 tiebreaker criteria to determine division champions:
(1) Head-to-head
(2) Least runs allowed in all games played
(3) Run differential in all games played
(4) Coin toss

 

Standings

60+ Tournament Teams

  WON LOST TIED RUNS SCORED RUNS ALLOWED RUN DIFFERENTIAL
60A –                         
60B –                         
60C –                         
60D –                         
65+ Major Tournament Teams
  WON LOST TIED RUNS SCORED RUNS ALLOWED RUN DIFFERENTIAL
65MA –                         
65MB –                         
65MC –                         
65MD –                         
65+ AAA Tournament Teams
  WON LOST TIED RUNS SCORED RUNS ALLOWED RUN DIFFERENTIAL
65A –                         
65B –                         
65C –                         
65D –                         
65E –                         
70+ Tournament Teams
  WON LOST TIED RUNS SCORED RUNS ALLOWED RUN DIFFERENTIAL
70A –                         
70B –                         
70C –                         
70D –                         
70E –                         
75+ Tournament Teams
  WON LOST TIED RUNS SCORED RUNS ALLOWED RUN DIFFERENTIAL
75A –                         
75B –                         
75C –                         
75D –                         
75E –                         

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