Elk Grove, IL 60007
Tournament is now Closed as of January 17, 2013
July 18-21, 2013
16u & 18u
7 Pool Game - College Showcase
The year 2013 marks the 33th anniversary of the Orland Park Sparks. Our 16u & 18u tournament will be held July 18-21, 2013 at the Elgin Sports Complex in Elgin, IL.
Last year there were 162 college coaches representing 134 colleges and universities to view athletes performing in the tournament. Games will start at 8:00AM on Thursday, July 18.
All teams must play their own age level – “No playing up” without the direct permission of the tournament director.
48 teams-16u & 42 teams-18u Maximum.
There will be No Gate Fee & No Refunds & No College Players!
The Sparks Organization will furnish softballs. Entry into this tournament requires submitting a team roster form for the college coaches booklet.
There will be a 7 game guarantee (weather permitting), Each team plays 2 games Thursday--Saturday (1 game Sunday) all are pool games so the college coaches can easily follow your team.
Use the yellow shaded buttons above for tournament information and to log on.
YOU MUST HAVE A TEAM ACCOUNT TO SELECT A TOURNAMENT OR IF YOU ARE COMPETING IN NATIONAL QUALIFIERS OR ADVANCING TO A REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP FOLLOW INFO BELOW TO SIGNUP YOUR TEAM:
If you are a new team to our Premier Girls Fastpitch site then you may Create a PGF Team Account on our site. After you signup, you must wait for our website to email you, your user id and password. Once you have received your user id and password, you may now log on as though you are a previously signed up team by clicking the "Championship", "Qualifiers" or "Regionals" from the menu on the left. Then click log on in the menu or above, on the yellow tab, now click the blue log on button provided. This will take you to your Team Page where you may enter all of your team information. If you do not receive your log on information within 24 hoursfter signing up a, please use the lost password button. Make sure you check your spam box. If you still did not receive your log on info then, contact Steve, In the subject type "I did not receive my log on info". Include your team name and age division in your message also indicate that you have checked your spam box.
Once you have chosen what tournaments that you would like to enter, you have two ( 2 ) weeks to download/print the entry form and submit payment or you may be dropped from the registration process and be required to start over.
Teams DO NOT need to be Registered with PGF through SportsAgeID to compete in Regional Qualifiers but MUST register if team advances to the Regional Championship. All teams must provide proof of insurance certificate before taking the field. We will only accept PGF insurance for the Regional Championship event, no other insurance will be accepted. If you do not have insurance then click the insurance link at the top left of this page.
Attending Qualifiers (Once Qualified or Invited)
Any team that has been granted a 2013 Invitation and/or has earned a 2013 Qualifying Berth is ineligible to play in other 2013 PGF Qualifier Tournaments. If an invited/qualified team chooses to play in another PGF Qualifier they will forfeit their previous 2013 invitation or berth.
Please contact our Housing Coordinator or the Tournament Director and indicate that you are with
Premier Girls Fastpitch.
You may create and update your player profiles, for the tournament College Book at anytime, by logging onto your team page, then clicking on the blue button "Edit Players". Each college in attendance will receive a detailed profile booklet of all the teams registered in this tournament. The college coaches will also have full access to your team profiles online, before and after the tournament. It is important that you update your team profiles when needed. Once the deadline has passed, your changes will not be entered in the printed book but will be available for online viewing only.
We also provide a premium profile for individual players at the PGF-Recruiting-Network.com