Tournament Info

When is the tournament?

Saturday, October 13, 2018 from 8AM – 6PM.

Where is the tournament?

Guelph Fall Classic will take place at the University of Guelph.

Do I register as an individual or as a team?

Registration is by “team” only.  To register click here.

If you’re interested in playing, but do not have a team, contact us at and we’ll try to help.

How much does it cost?

Team fee is $500.00.  Payment can be made by cheque or cash.  Cheques are payable to “Highlands Youth for Christ”. Payment is due by October 5, 2018.

Can I receive a charitable tax receipt?

Yes. A tax receipt for 50% of the team will be issued.

Will food be provided?

A concession stand will be available throughout the event.

Each registered player will receive a complimentary BBQ lunch (burger or hotdog, drink and bag of chips). Lunch will be served from 11AM – 2PM.

Rules, Structure & Schedule

How long is each game?

Each game will be approximately one hour and five minutes in length or 7 innings with no new inning starting after the 50 minute mark.

How many players can be on the team?

Teams can consist of 9 – 15 players. Teams must have a minimum of 3 players of each gender on the field at all times. If a team is short a female player (2 vs. 3 females), when the space for the missing female comes up in the batting line up, it will be counted as an out. They will need to play one player short in the field.

There must be a minimum of 1 woman at bat for every 2 men at bat (even if a woman bats twice in the same order).

Is there a mercy rule?

Mercy Rule: 5 run maximum per inning, no maximum in final inning.

Is there a homerun rule?

Teams may not hit more than one home run over the fence per inning. Any hit that goes over the fence after one home run has been hit in that inning will be considered an out and runners may not advance.

List of general rules, tournament structure and schedule.

To view the tournament general rules, structure and schedule click here.

What equipment will we need?

All teams will need to provide their own bats.

Registration – Now Open!

Registration deadline for your team is October 5, 2018. For assistance contact us at

Diamond Location

In support of Guelph YFC, hosted by Onside Athletics.