2020 Southern Warrior Classic – Tournament

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Updated: 1/23/2020
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18th ANNUAL SOUTHERN WARRIOR CLASSIC HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT”

MURFREESBORO, TN

 


REGISTRATION IS “OPEN”

18TH ANNUAL SOUTHERN WARRIOR CLASSIC

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

2020 Tournament Dates: March 26th – April 2nd, 2020 

The 2020 Tournament Dates extend from March 26th to April 2nd, 2020 with the majority of the games played between Thursday – March 26th to Saturday – March 28th.   The Tournament Directors  will accommodate all teams’ needs.  Simply advise how many games (from 3, 4, 5, 6+ games), specific game times, specific dates, preferences of competition, etc. and we will accommodate to the best of our ability!


2020 SWC – TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION

The Southern Warrior Classic is sanctioned by NFHS and is OPEN to ALL HIGH SCHOOL TEAMS from the United States!


Registration is open for the 2020 SWC Tournament – so far 69 Varsity & 20 JV Teams are registered and over 1000 Invitations have been sent:


Varsity Teams:

AL Ardmore High School
AL Deshler High School
AL East Limestone High School
AL Elkmont High School
AL Florence High School
AL Huntsville High School
AL Lincoln High School
AL Plainview High School
AL Rogers High School
AL Saks High School
AL Danville High School
AL North Jackson High School
AR Bryant High School
AR North Little Rock High School
IL Benet Academy
IL Bloomington Central Catholic High School
IL Bloomington High School
IL Canton High School
IL Carl Sandburg High School (Orland Park) Consolidated HS
IL Centennial High School

IL East Peoria Community High School
IL Johnston City High School
IL Lake Zurich High School
IL Moline High School
IL Normal Community High School
IL Oswego East High School
IL Shelbyville High School
IL South Elgin High School
IL Steeleville High School
IL Victor J. Andrews High School
IL Villa Grove High School
IL Washington High School
IL Wauconda High School
IN Andrean High School
IN FJ Reitz High School
IN Gibson Southern High School
IN Munster High School
IN Silver Creek High School
KY DuPont Manual High School
NM Piedra Vista Panthers
OH Lakota West High School
PA Harbor Creek High School
TN Beech High School
TN Blackman High School
TN Briarcrest High School
TN Coffee County Central High School
TN DeKalb County High School
TN Dyer County High School
TN Elizabethton High School
TN Farragut High School
TN Forrest High School
TN Hendersonville High School
TN Independence High School
TN Jackson South Side High School
TN Lexington High School
TN McEwen High School
TN McNairy Central High School
TN Milan High School

TN Mount Juliet High School
TN Nolensville High School
TN RIVERDALE HIGH SCHOOL
TN Rockvale High School
TN Siegel High School
TN Summertown High School
TN The Howard School
TN White County High School
TN Murfreesboro LK School
TN Westmoreland High School
WI Muskego High School

JV TEAMS:

AR Bryant High School (JV)
AR North Little Rock High School (JV)
IL Benet Academy (JV)
IL Johnston City High School (JV)
IL Moline High School (JV)
IL Oswego East High School (JV)
IN Gibson Southern High School (JV)
PA Harbor Creek High School (JV)
TN Beech High School (JV)
TN Coffee County Central High School (JV)

TN Father Ryan High School (JV)
TN Forrest High School (JV)
TN Lexington High School (JV)
TN McEwen High School (JV)
TN McNairy Central High School (JV)
TN Mount Juliet High School (JV)
TN Nolensville High School (JV)
TN RIVERDALE HIGH SCHOOL (JV)
TN Rockvale High School (JV)
TN Westmoreland High School (JV)

 


REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR 2020: 

♦Link to:  2020 SWC – TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION


♦Link to: 2019 SWC – TOURNEY MACHINE APP INSTRUCTIONS 


♦Link to: 2020 SWC – RULES REV.


♦Link to: HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS – PSE TOURNAMENT WEBSITE


♦Link to: 2020 SWC – Field Locations


♦Link to: 2020 SWC – Directions to Fields


♦Link to: 2020 SWC – Emergency Centers


♦Link to: 2020 SWC – Past Participating Teams


♦Link to: SWC Participating Teams Since 2015


PAST HISTORY:

2019 Large School Champions – Jackson South Side High School (TN)
2019 Large School Runner-Ups – Siegel High School (TN)
2019 Small School Champions – Forrest High School (TN)
2019 Small School Runner-Ups – Lexington High School (TN)
2018 Large School Champions – Lawrence County High School (AL)
2018 Small School Champions – Forrest High School (TN)
2017 Large School Champions – Baylor High School (TN)
2017 Small School Co-Champions – Lexington High School (TN) & Plainview High School (AL)

Link to 2019: 2019 Final Standings
Link to 2018: 2018 Final Standings
Link to 2017: 2017 Final Standings
Link to 2016: 2016 Final Standings


All teams (and their respective states) entered in the Southern Warrior Classic Tournament have sanctioned our event.


WEATHER: In the event of rain, our text alert system will be the OFFICIAL notification of delays / changes / cancellations. All weather alerts will be provided to all coaches via the SWC Twitter and Remind Services. Please ensure that you log in to both of these (see below). If weather issues arise, our number one focus is to get the games in. Games may be rescheduled on future days of the tournament (for instance: shift games to Sunday March 26th, if necessary.) If your team plays one or more games no refund will be issued.


For Coaches and Parents attending the Southern Warrior Classic:

GAME UPDATES / WEATHER ALERTS: The Tourney Director will provide game updates to all coaches via the Tourney Machine App; along with posting information on the SWC Twitter and Remind Services. Please ensure that you log in to both of these.


Thank you to our Southern Warrior Classic Softball Tournament Sponsors: 

SPECIAL OFFER – from NFCA: Official sponsor for the Southern Warrior Classic, offering a 50% off ($40) membership to all tournament participants and coaches! PROMO CODESouthern WarriorCoaches may simply file out the attached membership registration form and send to Joni Schmidt, membership services liaison or Coaches can contact Joni and register over the phone using promo code: Southern Warrior. Joni Schmidt can be reached at: joni @nfca.org or 502-409-4600.

NFCA Membership Form – Southern Warrior Classic


SPECIAL OFFER – from 60 Minute Escape: Official Escape Game sponsor for the Southern Warrior Classic, “Voted one of the Top 25 Escape Games in the World” by escape game enthusiasts. Offering a 20% discount to all tournament participants and coaches!

PROMO CODEFASTPITCH

Location:  167 Mall Circle Drive – Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Phone:  615.900.4406

SPECIAL OFFER:  Offering a 20% discount to all tournament participants and coaches! PROMO CODEFASTPITCH

 

 


SPECIAL OFFER – from TOOTS RESTAURANTS: Official sponsor for the Southern Warrior Classic, “Voted Favorite Restaurant – In the Ruthies”. Good Food and Fun!  Offering daily specials: http://www.toots.com/dailyspecials.php

Three Convenient Locations:

1.) Murfreesboro – 860 NW Broad St.

2.) Murfreesboro – 2992 S Church St.

3.) Smyrna – 301 Sam Ridley PKWY W

WEBSITE: http://www.toots.com/

 


SOCIAL MEDIA:


HOTEL REGISTRATION:The Southern Warrior Classic has partnered with Pse Event Housing to provide attendees/groups with the best available hotel rates and a smooth booking experience. A good working relationship with hotels is critical for the long-term success of our event. For this reason, teams or attendees who are traveling from out of town are highly encouraged to book their rooms through our Official Travel Partner, Pse Event Housing, to ensure that our room blocks are utilized. In short, since the hotels are holding rooms for our event, we must use these rooms between March 25-April 3, 2020.

Lowest Available Room Rates: View hotels and book online: PSE TOURNAMENT HOTELS WEBSITE

The best hotels will book up quickly so please book well in advance: Book by Phone: 888-417-6446 or Email: Contact:  Mark Walker at (mark@tournamenthotels.com) or Amy Reagan at (amy@tournamenthotels.com)


Please send email questions, concerns and feedback about the recent tournament to the SWC email address:  SouthernWarriorClassic@yahoo.com

**SOUTHERN WARRIOR CLASSIC SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR has the right to alter details/rules as it sees fit.**

Sincerely,
Christy Bingham
2020 Southern Warrior Classic
RHS Softball Head Coach
Email: binghamc@rcschools.net 
OR
Jad Murphy
2020 Southern Warrior Classic
Information Director
Email: southernwarriorclassic@yahoo.com