EVENT DETAILs

CIS Easton Hype Slugfest NIT 5/18

  • Tournament Date
    May 17 - May 19 2024
  • Entry Fee
    $294 - $545
  • Stature
    USSSA NIT
  • Age Groups
    7U - 14U
  • Event Lodging

  • Event Details

    CIS Slugfest NIT | USSSA NIT 

    • DOUBLE POINTS WEEKEND
    • 300 points to winner
    • Over 300 teams in 2023
    • Saturday/Sunday only

    7CP, 8KP, A, AA, AAA | 3 GG 

    • Pool play followed by multiple championship brackets
    • Multiple champ brackets of divisions with 10 or more teams
    • Combine A & AA if less than 6 teams in either division
    • Divisions with over 20-24 teams will be divided into two events

    9U – 14U Maj | 4GG

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

  • Entry Fee

    $294 - $545

    Entry Deadline: May 8, 2024

  • Additional Note

    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

    Easton Hype Slugfest Turf Wars Awards 

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

     

Tournament Division

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

Event Ballparks

Venue Name Address Maps link
Grimes Sports Athletic Complex 300 S James St, Grimes, IA, 50111 Open in Maps
Holiday Park - Baseball 1701 Railroad Ave, West Des Moines, IA, 50265 Open in Maps
Indianola Little League 413 So 15th St, Indianola, IA, 50125 Open in Maps
James Cownie Sports Complex 2501 SE 22nd St, Des Moines, IA, 50320 Open in Maps
Pickard Park 2205 E 2nd Avenue, Indianola, IA, 50125 Open in Maps
Prairie City Recreational Complex 304 W. Ashtyn Lane, Prairie City, IA, 50228 Open in Maps
Prairie Ridge Sports Complex - Baseball 1510 NW Ash Drive, Ankeny, IA, 50023 Open in Maps
SCORE Athletic Complex 1543 Fawcett Parkway, Nevada, IA, 50201 Open in Maps
Walker Johnston Softball Complex 9000 Douglas Ave, Urbandale, IA, 50322 Open in Maps
Grimes North Athletic Complex 700 NW 27th street, Grimes, IA, 50111 Open in Maps
Triumph Park 700 NW Douglas Parkway, Waukee, IA, 50263 Open in Maps
Venue Name
Grimes Sports Athletic Complex
Address
300 S James St, Grimes, IA, 50111
Venue Name
Holiday Park - Baseball
Address
1701 Railroad Ave, West Des Moines, IA, 50265
Venue Name
Indianola Little League
Address
413 So 15th St, Indianola, IA, 50125
Venue Name
James Cownie Sports Complex
Address
2501 SE 22nd St, Des Moines, IA, 50320
Venue Name
Pickard Park
Address
2205 E 2nd Avenue, Indianola, IA, 50125
Venue Name
Prairie City Recreational Complex
Address
304 W. Ashtyn Lane, Prairie City, IA, 50228
Venue Name
Prairie Ridge Sports Complex - Baseball
Address
1510 NW Ash Drive, Ankeny, IA, 50023
Venue Name
SCORE Athletic Complex
Address
1543 Fawcett Parkway, Nevada, IA, 50201
Venue Name
Walker Johnston Softball Complex
Address
9000 Douglas Ave, Urbandale, IA, 50322
Venue Name
Grimes North Athletic Complex
Address
700 NW 27th street, Grimes, IA, 50111
Venue Name
Triumph Park
Address
700 NW Douglas Parkway, Waukee, IA, 50263

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
Grimes Sports Athletic Complex 300 S James St, Grimes, IA, 50111 May 17-19 Find Hotels
Holiday Park - Baseball 1701 Railroad Ave, West Des Moines, IA, 50265 May 17-19 Find Hotels
Indianola Little League 413 So 15th St, Indianola, IA, 50125 May 17-19 Find Hotels
James Cownie Sports Complex 2501 SE 22nd St, Des Moines, IA, 50320 May 17-19 Find Hotels
Pickard Park 2205 E 2nd Avenue, Indianola, IA, 50125 May 17-19 Find Hotels
Prairie City Recreational Complex 304 W. Ashtyn Lane, Prairie City, IA, 50228 May 17-19 Find Hotels
Prairie Ridge Sports Complex - Baseball 1510 NW Ash Drive, Ankeny, IA, 50023 May 17-19 Find Hotels
SCORE Athletic Complex 1543 Fawcett Parkway, Nevada, IA, 50201 May 17-19 Find Hotels
Walker Johnston Softball Complex 9000 Douglas Ave, Urbandale, IA, 50322 May 17-19 Find Hotels
Grimes North Athletic Complex 700 NW 27th street, Grimes, IA, 50111 May 17-19 Find Hotels
Triumph Park 700 NW Douglas Parkway, Waukee, IA, 50263 May 17-19 Find Hotels
Venue Name
Grimes Sports Athletic Complex
Address
300 S James St, Grimes, IA, 50111
Dates
May 17-19
Venue Name
Holiday Park - Baseball
Address
1701 Railroad Ave, West Des Moines, IA, 50265
Dates
May 17-19
Venue Name
Indianola Little League
Address
413 So 15th St, Indianola, IA, 50125
Dates
May 17-19
Venue Name
James Cownie Sports Complex
Address
2501 SE 22nd St, Des Moines, IA, 50320
Dates
May 17-19
Venue Name
Pickard Park
Address
2205 E 2nd Avenue, Indianola, IA, 50125
Dates
May 17-19
Venue Name
Prairie City Recreational Complex
Address
304 W. Ashtyn Lane, Prairie City, IA, 50228
Dates
May 17-19
Venue Name
Prairie Ridge Sports Complex - Baseball
Address
1510 NW Ash Drive, Ankeny, IA, 50023
Dates
May 17-19
Venue Name
SCORE Athletic Complex
Address
1543 Fawcett Parkway, Nevada, IA, 50201
Dates
May 17-19
Venue Name
Walker Johnston Softball Complex
Address
9000 Douglas Ave, Urbandale, IA, 50322
Dates
May 17-19
Venue Name
Grimes North Athletic Complex
Address
700 NW 27th street, Grimes, IA, 50111
Dates
May 17-19
Venue Name
Triumph Park
Address
700 NW Douglas Parkway, Waukee, IA, 50263
Dates
May 17-19

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

Good morning and what a beautiful morning! Easton is giving away 30 bats to players that hit a home run with an Easton Hype Fire Bat during play on Saturday and/or Sunday at any park during the Slugfest NIT in Des Moines. 1) Player must hit home run over the fence using an Easton Hype Fire Bat 2) Video evidence is required and must be shown to the tournament director for verification 3) Player will receive a QR code to register for the chance to win an Easton Bat. 4) Guardian take photo of player with Easton Hype Bat, CIS Dinger Club sign and Easton Bomb Squad Chain. Please send photo to our Facebook messenger and we will share with our CIS Community. Only 30 Easton Bats are available. If more than 30 players hit a dinger with an Easton Hype Fire Bat, players will be entered into a random drawing and 30 winners will be selected. Bats will be mailed out after the event has concluded. Players that hit a home run and did not win a bat will be awarded a 40% off discount for Easton products.
May 18, 2024 - 09:25am

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