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 WELCOME TO INDEPENDENT BASEBALL & SOFTBALL TOURNAMENTS!
"IBST! FOR ALL THE RIGHT REASONS!"

 

This website is your premier site for equal playing field tournaments.  IBST is currently hosting tournaments in Athens, Chandler, Kaufman, Cedar Hill, Ft. Worth - Northside High, Burleson, and Farmersville.  If you are looking for competitive baseball or softball tournaments against teams on your level, then we are the source for you.  If you are looking to have a tournament hosted at your location, then please send an email to the address below.

 
independentbaseballtournaments@gmail.com
 
INTERESTED IN UMPIRING FOR IBST? EMAIL UMPIRE DIRECTOR PAUL PETTIT AT IBTumps@yahoo.com
 
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LOCATIONS AND ADDRESSES:
 
 
ATHENS - COLEMAN PARK  /  1950 EAST COLLEGE STREET, ATHENS, TX 75751
 
 
CHANDLER - WINCHESTER PARK  /  1123 FARM TO MARKET 315, CHANDLER, TX 75758
 
 
FARMERSVILLE - J.W. SPAIN COMPLEX  /  400 MERIT RD. FARMERSVILLE, TX 75442
 
  
FORT WORTH  -  POLY HIGH SCHOOL / 1300 CONNOR AVENUE, FORT WORTH, TX 76105
 
FORT WORTH - NORTHSIDE HIGH SCHOOL / 2211 Mckinley Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164
 
BURLESON - CHISENHALL FIELDS / 500 CHISENHALL PARK LANE, BURLESON, TX 76028
KAUFMAN - KAUFMAN SPORTS COMPLEX / 595 HIGHWAY 34 NORTH, KAUFMAN, TX 75142
ATHENS - ATHENS HIGH SCHOOL / 100 DULL AVERITE, ATHENS, TX 75751
 
 
 
UPCOMING TOURNAMENTS AND WHO'S COMING LIST!    
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ALL BASEBALL TEAMS WILL NOW BEGIN PLAYING 2017 AGE GROUPS STARTING SEPTEMBER 1st!
 
SOFTBALL TEAMS WILL MOVE UP JANUARY 1st!
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DECEMBER 11th = END OF YEAR FINALE IN KAUFMAN! "ROOKIES"
 
This tournament will be a Sunday only event and will be held at KAUFMAN SPORTS COMPLEX / 595 HIGHWAY 34 NORTH, KAUFMAN, TX 75142.  This tournament is for "ROOKIES" level teams only. As always we will do our best to work around requests.  Coaches will receive an email once schedules are posted with helpful information.  The email may go to your spam or junk folder, please check there if you do not receive it by Thursday.
SCHEDULES POSTED!

 
8U "OPEN"
WOLFPACK
BAD COMPANY
TEXAS STAMPEDE
CLOSED
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9/10U "OPEN"
DALLAS ORIOLES
BC PIRATES
SLUGGERS
MUSTANGS
CLOSED
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13/14U
ROCKWALL REBELS
CRANDALL CREW
R.C. ACES
CLOSED
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DECEMBER 17/18th = TIS THE SEASON IN FORT WORTH! HSE EVENT!
 
This tournament will be a Saturday and Sunday event and will be held at NORTHSIDE HIGH  /  2211 MCKINLEY AVENUE, FORT WORTH, TX 76164.  This tournament is for HSE teams only. As always we will do our best to work around requests.  Coaches will receive an email once schedules are posted with helpful information.  The email may go to your spam or junk folder, please check there if you do not receive it by Thursday.
REGISTRATION ENDS WEDNESDAY 12/14 AT 6 PM!  GATE FEE INVOICE MUST BE PAID BY WEDNESDAY 12/14 AT 8 PM!

15/18U
MHBO HAWKS
DALLAS OUTLAWS
R.C. BULLPEN BULLDOGS
5 SPOTS LEFT

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DECEMBER 18th = ROOKIE IN CHANDLER! "ROOKIES" LEVEL!
 
This tournament will be a Sunday only event and will be held at WINCHESTER PARK  /  1123 FARM TO MARKET 315 CHANDLER, TX 75758.  This tournament is for "ROOKIES" level teams only. As always we will do our best to work around requests.  Coaches will receive an email once schedules are posted with helpful information.  The email may go to your spam or junk folder, please check there if you do not receive it by Thursday.
 
 
REGISTRATION ENDS WEDNESDAY 12/14 AT 7 PM!  GATE FEE INVOICE MUST BE PAID BY WEDNESDAY 12/14 AT 8 PM!
 
ONLY $60 GATE FEE FOR THIS ONE DAY EVENT!
10U SOFTBALL
7/8U
 
 
 
 
9/10U
 
 
 
 
11/12U
 
 
 
13/14U
ROCKWALL REBELS
 
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WINTER SATURDAY ONLY SOFTBALL LEAGUE IN CHANDLER!
 
This league will be a Saturday only softball league and will be held at WINCHESTER PARK  /  1123 FARM TO MARKET 315 CHANDLER, TX 75758.  The league is open to all teams that wish to bring a full team to the league. As always we will do our best to work around requests.
All games will be played using IBST standard tournament rules for play. Teams will be allowed to add 1 player to their final Saturday elimination tournament roster!
 
THE LEAGUE WILL CONSIST OF 9 GAMES GUARANTEED. 8 REGULAR GAMES AND A SINGLE ELIMINATION TOURNAMENT AT THE END OF THE SEASON!
ALL TEAMS WILL PLAY GAMES WITH THE FOLLOWING FORMAT: 2 GAMES PLAYED ON SATURDAY JANUARY 21st, 2 GAMES PLAYED ON SATURDAY JANUARY 28th, 2 GAMES PLAYED ON SATURDAY FEBRUARY 10th, 2 GAMES PLAYED ON SATURDAY FEBRUARY 17th, AND A SINGLE ELIMINATION TOURNAMENT PLAYED ON SATURDAY FEBRUARY 24th! IN THE EVENT OF ANY RAINOUTS WE WILL DO OUR BEST TO GET THOSE GAMES RESCHEDULED AT A TIME THAT WORKS FOR THE TEAMS INVOLVED!
1st & 2nd PLACE TEAMS FROM THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME IN EACH DIVISION WILL RECEIVE INDIVIDUAL AWARDS AS WELL AS A TEAM AWARD!
PRICING WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:
8U = $760
10U = $800
12U = $840
15U = $860
18U = $900
THERE WILL ALSO BE A $60 TEAM GATE FEE FOR THE FINAL SUNDAY ELIMINATION TOURNAMENT!
REGISTRATION ENDS FRIDAY 1/13 AT 8 PM!  WE WILL HAVE A MEETING SATURDAY 1/14 TO TAKE CASH PAYMENT GO OVER FINAL ROSTERS AND ANSWER ANY FURTHER QUESTIONS! IF YOU WISH TO PAY THE FEE WITH A CHECK YOU MAY DO SO, BUT IT WOULD NEED TO BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN MONDAY JANUARY 9th!
8U
10 SPOTS LEFT
10U
9 SPOTS LEFT
12U
8 SPOTS LEFT
15U
8 SPOTS LEFT
18U
7 SPOTS LEFT
 
 
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WINTER SUNDAY ONLY BASEBALL LEAGUE IN CHANDLER!
 
This league will be a Sunday only baseball league and will be held at WINCHESTER PARK  /  1123 FARM TO MARKET 315 CHANDLER, TX 75758.  The league is open to all teams that wish to bring a full team to the league. As always we will do our best to work around requests.
All games will be played using IBST standard tournament rules for play. All 8 regular games will follow pool play pitching limits, and the final Sunday elimination tournament will follow bracket play pitching limits. Teams will be allowed to add 1 player to their final Sunday elimination tournament roster!
 
THE LEAGUE WILL CONSIST OF 9 GAMES GUARANTEED. 8 REGULAR GAMES AND A SINGLE ELIMINATION TOURNAMENT AT THE END OF THE SEASON!

ALL TEAMS WILL PLAY GAMES WITH THE FOLLOWING FORMAT: 2 GAMES PLAYED ON SUNDAY JANUARY 22nd, 2 GAMES PLAYED ON SUNDAY JANUARY 29th, 2 GAMES PLAYED ON SUNDAY FEBRUARY 11th, 2 GAMES PLAYED ON SUNDAY FEBRUARY 18th, AND A SINGLE ELIMINATION TOURNAMENT PLAYED ON SUNDAY FEBRUARY 25th! IN THE EVENT OF ANY RAINOUTS WE WILL DO OUR BEST TO GET THOSE GAMES RESCHEDULED AT A TIME THAT WORKS FOR THE TEAMS INVOLVED!
1st & 2nd PLACE TEAMS FROM THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME IN EACH DIVISION WILL RECEIVE INDIVIDUAL AWARDS AS WELL AS A TEAM AWARD!
PRICING WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:
6U T-BALL = $700
7/8U = $780
9/10U = $860
11/12U = $860
13/14U = $920
THERE WILL ALSO BE A $60 TEAM GATE FEE FOR THE FINAL SUNDAY ELIMINATION TOURNAMENT!
REGISTRATION ENDS SATURDAY 1/14 AT 8 PM!  WE WILL HAVE A MEETING SUNDAY 1/15 TO TAKE CASH PAYMENT GO OVER FINAL ROSTERS AND ANSWER ANY FURTHER QUESTIONS! IF YOU WISH TO PAY THE FEE WITH A CHECK YOU MAY DO SO, BUT IT WOULD NEED TO BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN MONDAY JANUARY 9th!
6U T-BALL
10 SPOTS LEFT
7/8U
9 SPOTS LEFT
9/10U
8 SPOTS LEFT
11/12U
8 SPOTS LEFT
13/14U
7 SPOTS LEFT
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JULY 15/16th = TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS! RING EVENT!
 
This tournament will be a Saturday and Sunday event and will be held at CHISENHALL FIELDS / 500 CHISENHALL PARK LANE, BURLESON, TX 76028.  This tournament is "OPEN" to all teams. As always we will do our best to work around requests.  Coaches will receive an email once schedules are posted with helpful information.  The email may go to your spam or junk folder, please check there if you do not receive it by Thursday.
REGISTRATION ENDS TUESDAY 7/11 AT 7 PM!  GATE FEE INVOICE MUST BE PAID BY TUESDAY 7/11 AT 8 PM
$125 GATE FEE FOR THIS EVENT!
6U COACH PITCH! $220 ENTRY FOR THIS AGE DIVISION!
7U
8U
9U
10U
11U
12U
13/14U
HIGH SCHOOL AGE!
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MORE TOURNAMENTS TO BE LISTED SOON!!
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 WE DO NOT ACCEPT PAYMENT BY CHECK!!

Coaches and Managers remember to
1) Show proof of insurance       2) Turn in Roster,
 3) Show copies of birth certificates     4) Pay Entry Fee
before your FIRST GAME! ALL MUST BE DONE AT LEAST 30 MINUTES BEFORE YOUR FIRST GAME!


THANKS,


James Helms - Founder
 
Wendell Helms - Director / Special Advisor
 
Lee Gonzalez - Head Director
 
Daniel Winford - Director
 
Baldemar Vargas - Director
 
Tony Giese - Director
 
Tim Chism - Director
 
Everett Johnson - Director 
David Cornelius - Director
 
Paul Pettit - Umpire Director
  
 
 
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*DISCLAIMER: WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ENTRY INTO A TOURNAMENT TO ANY TEAM OR PERSON FOR ANY REASON.  BY ENTERING A TOURNAMENT YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU MIGHT BE PLACED ON THE WEBSITE ON A NO PLAY LIST FOR REASONS SUCH AS NON PAYMENT, OR POOR SPORTSMANSHIP OR POOR CONDUCT.
 
**DISCLAIMER: IBST RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE LOCATIONS AT ANY POINT IN TIME IF NEEDED!
 
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