Baseball

Tournament Note

2022 18th Annual Vernon Hills Cougar Kickoff "A-Team" Tournament (4/28/22 - 5/1/22)
Come to Vernon Hills to play at one of the best baseball facilities in the Midwest. We are limiting the number of teams at each age group to 8 to 10 total teams including teams from the Vernon Hills travel program. In order for registrations to be considered complete payment must be turned in within 7 days of registration. Registrations and payment will be processed based on the order in which online registrations are completed. If we receive more interest than the 8 to 10 spots available at a particular age group we will start a wait list. If you have any questions about the tournament format or with registration please email us at VHTournament@vhcbs.com.

NOTE: This tournament is open to community & club based first tier travel programs (i.e. "A-Teams") or towns sharing the same high school that play in an "A" league. No elite teams will be allowed. The Cougar Kick-Off provides the best competitive play to area towns and border states that run community-based programs. Please click on the documents button below for the tournament rules. By registering for our tournament you are agreeing with the rules that have been presented.

- Individual Trophies for 1st and 2nd place teams ( max 12)
- The fields have dugouts, (most) grass infields, scoreboards and lights.
- Certified umpires officiate each game.
- Onsite restrooms
- Tournament game schedule posted no later than 4 days before start of the tournament.
- Please bring copies of birth certificates for your roster. They will be reviewed if a discrepancy exists. Upon request, teams must prove they are not an elite team or they will not be allowed to advance to the playoffs.
- Coaches must provide waivers and rosters a minimum of a week prior to the start of the tournament.
- No charge for admission. Spectators will not be allowed to sit directly behind backstops.
- All games will be played at the Vernon Hills Athletic Complex.
- A coin toss will be used to determine the home and visiting team for pool play games. For elimination games the higher seed will be the home team.
- The home team must provide a scoreboard operator.
- Tournament Central will be located at the gazebo by fields 1-4.
- Updated tournament results and weather updates will be handled through Tourney Machine.
- All tournament correspondence will be done via Tourney Machine app. Please instruct parents to download the tourney machine app.
- Trophy Presentation will take place after the championship game on the field.
- No Smoking
- No Dogs
- The tournament committee reserves the right to enforce additional rules at the time of the tournament depending on the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic or other public health restrictions.

Refund Policy:
If tourney is canceled for any reason before any of the games have been played, then a FULL refund will be issued minus a $50 service fee. If only one game is started but not finished, then a $200 refund will be issued. If one game or more are finished, no refunds will be issued for any reason.

NOTE: IF ANY TEAM WITHDRAWS AFTER REGISTRATION HAS BEEN CONFIRMED AND PAYMENT HAS BEEN MADE, NO REFUND WILL BE GIVEN.

Policy Regarding Public Health Issues such as COVID-19: The tournament committee reserves the right to reschedule/postpone this tournament due to public health restrictions such as COVID-19. If this happens, the committee will do its best to reschedule your team into the new tournament date or move you to a different tournament that better aligns with your schedule. If no new tournament/date can be worked out we will offer you a credit for a future tournament or a full refund minus a $50 service fee. We will do our best to avoid this at all costs, however this is outside of our ultimate control.

9U

18th Annual Vernon Hills Cougar Kickoff "A-Team" Tournament

Apr 28 - May 1, 2022
VERNON HILLS, IL
Tourney Machine

Install the mobile app for this event at: tourneymachine.com

                 

Pool Standings

9U
Team W L T
RS
RA
New Trier Bulldogs Blue (KENILWORTH, IL) 1 0 0 5 0
WS Crush Baseball (western springs, Illinois) 0 1 0 0 5
Palatine Travelers Red (Palatine, IL) 1 0 0 15 7
Lake County Lightning (Antioch, Illinois) 1 0 0 11 1
Barrington Red 9U (Barrington, Il) 0 1 0 7 15
Stoppers 9U 1 0 0 10 9
Northwest Travelers 9U (Inverness, IL) 0 1 0 9 10
St Charles Knights 0 0 0 0 0
Lake Forest Blue (Lake Forest, Illinois) 0 1 0 1 11

Schedule

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Thursday, April 28, 2022
Game Time Location Team Score Team
P1 5:30 PM Vernon Hills Athletic Complex - Field 5 Northwest Travelers 9U
9 10 Stoppers 9U
P2 7:30 PM Vernon Hills Athletic Complex - Field 5 Barrington Red 9U
7 15 Palatine Travelers Red
Friday, April 29, 2022
Game Time Location Team Score Team
P3 5:30 PM Vernon Hills Athletic Complex - Field 5 WS Crush Baseball
0 5 New Trier Bulldogs Blue
P4 7:30 PM Vernon Hills Athletic Complex - Field 5 Lake Forest Blue
1 11 Lake County Lightning
Sunday, May 01, 2022
Game Time Location Team Score Team
P7 9:00 AM Vernon Hills Athletic Complex - Field 5 St Charles Knights
Barrington Red 9U
P8 10:30 AM Vernon Hills Athletic Complex - Field 5 New Trier Bulldogs Blue
St Charles Knights
P6 12:00 PM Vernon Hills Athletic Complex - Field 5 Palatine Travelers Red
Lake Forest Blue
P5 1:30 PM Vernon Hills Athletic Complex - Field 5 Northwest Travelers 9U
Lake County Lightning
P9 3:00 PM Vernon Hills Athletic Complex - Field 5 Stoppers 9U
WS Crush Baseball
B1 4:45 PM Vernon Hills Athletic Complex - Field 5 9U 1st Place
9U 2nd Place

Bracket

Bracket Winner B1
Champion
9U 1st Place
B1 - Sun 5/1 4:45PM Vernon Hills Athletic Complex - Field 5
9U 2nd Place