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Illinois NAFA National Qualifying Events

Below is a list of the Illinois NAFA Tournaments and the respective registration information for each event.

Please scroll down for the details and the online registration information for each event.

If you or your organization would like to host a NAFA event, you can contact Jim Rathe jrathe@NAFASoftball.com and complete this "Host a Tourney Online Form".


NAFA Team Registration

Teams will need to be registered to participate in NAFA Sanctioned events.  There are 2 steps that will need to be completed.

1) Complete the online registration (Online NAFA Team Registration) 

2) Send $30 NAFA Membership fee 

Make check payable to: NAFA Softball

Send to: 

NAFA Softball
Attn: Jim Rathe Midwest Director
2514 Poplar Ave
North St. Paul, MN 55109
 
Upon receipt and processing, NAFA Team Registration numbers will be posted under NAFA Teams section of the website.

Softball Order Form

NAFA is once again extending the invitation for teams to piggy back their order for Softballs by participating in our bulk discount program.  Sterling is the Official Softball of Illinois NAFA.  

 Price per dozen  is $62 plus shipping .

They are available in 11" and 12".  Balls will be stamped with the NAFA logo and the NFHS logo approved for HS play.

Online Softball Order Form

Please direct any questions to Jim Rathe jrathe@nafasoftball.com or 847-800-5739

IL NAFA 2021 Tournaments

Date Tournament Level 8U 10U 12U 14U 16U 18U 19+ Games Fees Contact for INFO Online Registration
April 30-May 1 NAFA IL Spring State Tournament Open Y Y Y 5-game guarantee $575 if received by Feb 15, $650 after bfernette@nafasoftball.com Coming Soon
May 20-22, 2022 Carol Stream Swing for the Ring B & C Y Y Y 4-game guarantee 10u=$425, 12u-14u=$500, $25 discount if registered by Feb 1, 2022 cstsbapresident@gmail.com Carol Stream Swing for the Ring Online Registration
June 10-12, 2022 NAFA IL 14-18u Summer Kickoff Open Y Y Y 6-game guarantee $575 if received by Feb 15, $650 after bfernette@nafasoftball.com Coming Soon
June 24-26, 2022 Sycamore Storm Days 2022 IL NAFA State Open Y Y Y Y Y 5-game guarantee TBD ddavis@kvstorm.org / sheide@kvstorm.org / shunley@kvstorm.org
July 1 - July 4, 2022 NAFA Summer College Exposure Open Y Y 5-game guarantee $650 bfernette@nafasoftball.com Coming Soon
July 14-17, 2022 MIDWEST NAFA NATIONALS Open Y Y Y Y Y Y 5-game guarantee TBD jrathe@nafasoftball.com or bfernette@nafasoftball.com Coming Soon
Sept 3-5, 2022 NAFA Fall IL State Tournament Open Y Y Y Y Y 4-game guarantee $550 if received by Aug 15, $600 if received after bfernette@nafasoftball.com Coming Soon
Oct 22-23, 2022 NAFA IL Fall College Exposure/Showcase Open Y Y 4-game guarantee $550 bfernette@nafasoftball.com Coming Soon