EVENT DETAILs

CIS Kickoff Classic NIT 4/13

  • Tournament Date
    Apr 13 - Apr 14 2024
  • Entry Fee
    $340 - $590
  • Stature
    USSSA NIT
  • Age Groups
    7U - 14U
  • Event Lodging

  • Event Details

    USSSA NIT

    • DOUBLE POINTS WEEKEND
    • 300 points to winner
    • Over 220 teams in 2023

    7CP | 8CP | 9-14(AA) | 9 Open | 10-14(AAA)

    • Saturday/Sunday only
    • 4 game guarantee (weather permitting)
    • Pool play followed by multiple championship bracket
    • Multiple brackets with 10 or more teams in division
    • Divisions with 20-24 teams will be divided into two events

    11M | 12M | 13M | 14M

    • CIS Turf Wars – games played on turf
    • Saturday/Sunday
    • 4 game guarantee (weather permitting)
    • 12 teams max per division
  • Entry Fee

    $340 - $590

    Deadline to enter: April 3, 2024

  • Additional Note

    Kickoff Classic Awards

    • Gold | 1st and 2nd place players | CIS Custom Ring
    • Gold | 1st and 2nd place teams | CIS Custom Banner
    • Silver | 1st and 2nd place players | CIS Custom Medal
    • Silver | 1st and 2nd place teams | CIS Custom Banner

    Kickoff Classic Turf Wars Awards 

    • Gold | 1st place players | CIS Turf Wars custom chains
    • Gold | 1st place teams | CIS Turf Wars belt

Tournament Division

Division Entry Fee Gate Fee Max Entries Teams
Entered
Game
Guarantee
Format

Event Ballparks

Venue Name Address Maps link
Holiday Park - Baseball 1701 Railroad Ave, West Des Moines, IA, 50265 Open in Maps
McAninch Sports Park 200 Wright Rd, Norwalk, IA, 50211 Open in Maps
Prairie City Recreational Complex 304 W. Ashtyn Lane, Prairie City, IA, 50228 Open in Maps
Raccoon River Park 2500 Grand Ave, West Des Moines, IA, 50265 Open in Maps
Grimes North Athletic Complex 700 NW 27th street, Grimes, IA, 50111 Open in Maps
Grimes Sports Athletic Complex 300 S James St, Grimes, IA, 50111 Open in Maps
James Cownie Sports Complex 2501 SE 22nd St, Des Moines, IA, 50315 Open in Maps
Pickard Park 2205 E 2nd Avenue, Indianola, IA, 50125 Open in Maps
Prairie Ridge Sports Complex - Baseball 340 NW 18th St, Ankeny, IA, 50021 Open in Maps
Walker Johnston Softball Complex 9000 Douglas Ave, Urbandale, IA, 50266 Open in Maps
Triumph Park 700 NW Douglas Parkway, Waukee, IA, 50263 Open in Maps
Grimesplex 1000 NE Heritage Drive, Grimes, IA, 50111 Open in Maps
Venue Name
Holiday Park - Baseball
Address
1701 Railroad Ave, West Des Moines, IA, 50265
Venue Name
McAninch Sports Park
Address
200 Wright Rd, Norwalk, IA, 50211
Venue Name
Prairie City Recreational Complex
Address
304 W. Ashtyn Lane, Prairie City, IA, 50228
Venue Name
Raccoon River Park
Address
2500 Grand Ave, West Des Moines, IA, 50265
Venue Name
Grimes North Athletic Complex
Address
700 NW 27th street, Grimes, IA, 50111
Venue Name
Grimes Sports Athletic Complex
Address
300 S James St, Grimes, IA, 50111
Venue Name
James Cownie Sports Complex
Address
2501 SE 22nd St, Des Moines, IA, 50315
Venue Name
Pickard Park
Address
2205 E 2nd Avenue, Indianola, IA, 50125
Venue Name
Prairie Ridge Sports Complex - Baseball
Address
340 NW 18th St, Ankeny, IA, 50021
Venue Name
Walker Johnston Softball Complex
Address
9000 Douglas Ave, Urbandale, IA, 50266
Venue Name
Triumph Park
Address
700 NW Douglas Parkway, Waukee, IA, 50263
Venue Name
Grimesplex
Address
1000 NE Heritage Drive, Grimes, IA, 50111

Event Lodging

Note: If you don't know which venue you'll be playing at and want to book in advance, click here to find hotels that are geographically centered between all venues.

Venue Name Address Dates Details
Holiday Park - Baseball 1701 Railroad Ave, West Des Moines, IA, 50265 Apr 13-14 Find Hotels
McAninch Sports Park 200 Wright Rd, Norwalk, IA, 50211 Apr 13-14 Find Hotels
Prairie City Recreational Complex 304 W. Ashtyn Lane, Prairie City, IA, 50228 Apr 13-14 Find Hotels
Raccoon River Park 2500 Grand Ave, West Des Moines, IA, 50265 Apr 13-14 Find Hotels
Grimes North Athletic Complex 700 NW 27th street, Grimes, IA, 50111 Apr 13-14 Find Hotels
Grimes Sports Athletic Complex 300 S James St, Grimes, IA, 50111 Apr 13-14 Find Hotels
James Cownie Sports Complex 2501 SE 22nd St, Des Moines, IA, 50315 Apr 13-14 Find Hotels
Pickard Park 2205 E 2nd Avenue, Indianola, IA, 50125 Apr 13-14 Find Hotels
Prairie Ridge Sports Complex - Baseball 340 NW 18th St, Ankeny, IA, 50021 Apr 13-14 Find Hotels
Walker Johnston Softball Complex 9000 Douglas Ave, Urbandale, IA, 50266 Apr 13-14 Find Hotels
Triumph Park 700 NW Douglas Parkway, Waukee, IA, 50263 Apr 13-14 Find Hotels
Grimesplex 1000 NE Heritage Drive, Grimes, IA, 50111 Apr 13-14 Find Hotels
Venue Name
Holiday Park - Baseball
Address
1701 Railroad Ave, West Des Moines, IA, 50265
Dates
Apr 13-14
Venue Name
McAninch Sports Park
Address
200 Wright Rd, Norwalk, IA, 50211
Dates
Apr 13-14
Venue Name
Prairie City Recreational Complex
Address
304 W. Ashtyn Lane, Prairie City, IA, 50228
Dates
Apr 13-14
Venue Name
Raccoon River Park
Address
2500 Grand Ave, West Des Moines, IA, 50265
Dates
Apr 13-14
Venue Name
Grimes North Athletic Complex
Address
700 NW 27th street, Grimes, IA, 50111
Dates
Apr 13-14
Venue Name
Grimes Sports Athletic Complex
Address
300 S James St, Grimes, IA, 50111
Dates
Apr 13-14
Venue Name
James Cownie Sports Complex
Address
2501 SE 22nd St, Des Moines, IA, 50315
Dates
Apr 13-14
Venue Name
Pickard Park
Address
2205 E 2nd Avenue, Indianola, IA, 50125
Dates
Apr 13-14
Venue Name
Prairie Ridge Sports Complex - Baseball
Address
340 NW 18th St, Ankeny, IA, 50021
Dates
Apr 13-14
Venue Name
Walker Johnston Softball Complex
Address
9000 Douglas Ave, Urbandale, IA, 50266
Dates
Apr 13-14
Venue Name
Triumph Park
Address
700 NW Douglas Parkway, Waukee, IA, 50263
Dates
Apr 13-14
Venue Name
Grimesplex
Address
1000 NE Heritage Drive, Grimes, IA, 50111
Dates
Apr 13-14

Hotel

Refund Policy

If tournament is shortened or cancelled due to inclement weather, refunds will be issued as follows:

6 GUARANTEE TOURNAMENTS

  • 0 Games Started:  Entry fee and prepaid gate minus $100 administrative fee.
  • 1 Game Started:    75% of entry fee & 75% of gate fee refunded.
  • 2 Games Started:  50% of entry fee & 50% of gate fee refunded.
  • 3 Games Started:  25% of entry fee & 25% of gate fee refunded.
  • 4 Games Started:  No refunds

5 GUARANTEE TOURNAMENTS

  • 0 Games Started:  Entry fee and prepaid gate minus $100 administrative fee.
  • 1 Game Started:    75% of entry fee & 75% of gate fee refunded.
  • 2 Games Started:  50% of entry fee & 50% of gate fee refunded.
  • 3 Games Started:  25% of entry fee & 25% of gate fee refunded.
  • 4 Games Started:  No refunds

4 GUARANTEE TOURNAMENTS

  • 0 Games Started:  Entry fee and prepaid gate minus $100 administrative fee.
  • 1 Game Started:    50% of entry fee & 50% of gate fee refunded.
  • 2 Games Started:  25% of entry fee & 25% of gate fee refunded.
  • 3 Games Started:  No refunds

3 GUARANTEE TOURNAMENTS

  • 0 Games Started:  Entry fee and prepaid gate minus $100 administrative fee.
  • 1 Game Started:    50% of entry fee & 50% of gate fee refunded.
  • 2 Games Started:  No refunds

2 GAME GUARANTEE TOURNAMENTS

  • 0 Games Started:  Entry fee and prepaid gate minus $100 administrative fee.
  • 1 Game Started:    25% of entry fee & 25% of gate fee refunded.
  • 2 Games Started:  No refunds

Team’s withdrawal from tournament up to entry deadline:  Entry fee minus $100 fee

Team’s withdrawal from tournament after entry deadline:  No refund.

WEATHER / TOURNAMENT FORMAT

Tournaments conducted by Central Iowa Sports will be pool play format followed by an elimination round.  Central Iowa Sports reserves the right to alter, change, or abbreviate the tournament format when necessary to complete the tournament

Event Updates

If you would like your player to be featured on our CIS social media pages, please message us on Facebook with your MVP and Dinger Club pictures. https://www.facebook.com/centraliasports
April 13, 2024 - 11:31am
Welcome to the 2024 Kickoff Classic NIT. What a wonderful weekend to play baseball. Central Iowa Sports thanks you for playing with us! Enjoy the day!
April 13, 2024 - 08:28am

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