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10u Northern NAFA Nationals

NAFA Cottage Grove MN 10U National Tournament 2023

Dates: July 20-23, 2023

Format: 5-game guarantee, 80 teams
* Teams will play twice on Thursday with a third pool game on Friday morning, or once on Thursday and twice on Friday. Bracket play begins on Friday afternoon for bronze and silver teams. All teams are guaranteed to play into Saturday.

Bracket play: Gold, Silver, Bronze

Fields: Lamar Park 1-4, Grey Cloud Elementary Fields 1-5, Cottage Grove Middle School 2 & 4

$650 registration fee payable to NAFA. Gate fee $200 per team used to pay for field rental and field maintenance is paid to CGAA Softball at check-in.

Single umpire until final rounds on Sunday; two-man for trophy games.

Parade: Thursday, July 20 at 6 p.m. at Park High School

Skills Competition: Friday, July 21, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Cottage Grove Middle School

Awards: Top four teams in each bracket; team and individual.

Tournament Contacts

Eric Kraushar

MN State Director - Tournament Coordinator

Phone: 651-328-7453

Field Maps

2023 NAFA 10U Northern Nationals

Pool Play: July 20-23, 2022
Bracket Play: July 21-23, 2022

Parade of Teams: July 20, 6:30 p.m. at Park High School. Teams dress up with a theme, or matching outfits. Some teams choose to wear uniforms with poster board signs. Team prizes for best costumes!

Pin Trading: Teams order pins; girls can trade with other teams during the tournament. Fun opportunity to meet girls from other teams.

Gift Exchange: all teams switch gift bags upon conclusion of their first pool game. Spend no more than $10-12. Think fun. Candy, Dollar Store items, etc. I will email teams a coach list to coordinate how many players they will need bags for.

Teams Registered

Number of Teams NAFA REG # Team Name Coach Name Registration Paid
1 IL23-10-05 Crush Tidal Wave Peter Mader
2 Kaukauna Black Damian Solis

Looking back at the 2022 tournament

2022 NAFA Northern Nationals 10U Pools & Brackets

1st - Sioux Falls Cyclones Red; 2nd - Kaukauna Black; 3rd - Gallano Trucking & Farm Hurricanes; 4th - ROSA Freeberg

1st - Heat Premier; 2nd - North Iowa Heat; 3rd - Seymour Flames Red; 4th - Sycamore Sycos Black

1st - Chanhassen Storm; 2nd - Gamblers; 3rd - Willmar; 4th - Andover Black

Skills Competition: 2022

Around the Horn
1st: Kaukauna Black - Ruby, Micah, Emily, Maci
2nd: Kaukauna Black - Ruby, Micah, Emily, Amelia
3rd: Wisconsin Outlawz - Kendall, Jordyn, Madi, Casey

Around the Bases
1st: Chanhassen - Macy, Libbie, Lauren, Camren
2nd: Stillwater - Annika, Emila, Daphne, Elin
3rd: Sioux Falls Cyclones Red: Layla, Linzie, Chloee, Madysen

Longest Hit
1st: Hannah, Mankato Peppers
2nd: Kenly, Mankato Peppers
3rd: Claire, Willmar
4th: Sophia, Warren Wave