EVENT DETAILs

2022 Winter All American Games – Fastpitch

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Tournament Date
Dec 27 - Dec 31 2022
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Age Group
9U - 14U

Event Info

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Number of games
5GG Game Guarantee
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Age Allowed
9U-14U
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Event Lodging
The Winter All American Games is a Stay-to-Play event.  USSSA and Anthony Travel have worked hard to contract rates lower than the best flexible rates that are advertised on the hotel’s websites. Booking with Anthony Travel provides multiple protections and benefits as indicated below:
  • 24 Hour Assistance During Tournament Dates
  • Room Type Guarantee – if hotel is unable to honor your reservation as booked they are responsible for covering your stay
  • Oversold Protection – if hotel is oversold, they cannot move Anthony Travel guests
  • Tournament Cancellation Protection – if the entire tournament is cancelled, your reservation is automatically cancelled with no penalty regardless of the timeline
  • Price Protection – our rate has to be lower than the hotel website’s best flexible rate
  • https://www.anthonytravel.com/event-benefits/
Inventory is normally contracted for the event dates. If you are looking for a room outside of the event dates, all hotels will most likely show as sold out. We recommend you book for the event dates as that will show what hotels are available and request the remaining dates that you would want to add to your reservation that are outside of the event dates. If you have any questions or need any assistance in booking, please reach out to our team via phone 855-501-7114 or email [email protected]

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Entry Fee
$300 Early Bird Special EXTENDED, Price will increase to $350 after December 1st.

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Admission

Tickets

All guests are required to purchase a ticket prior to entering USSSA Space Coast Complex. To purchase a ticket, click on the link below, or visit usssaspacecoast.com, click on the ticket drop down and select the ticket you would like to purchase. There will be no Box Office available at USSSA Space Coast Complex. QR Codes will be available at each entrance for guests who have not purchased a ticket prior to their game.

Wristbands

Wristbands will be distributed to guests at the gate after their ticket is scanned each day. Guests will be required to wear the wristband on your wrist, until you have left the Complex for the day.

Participants and spectators 12 and younger will not need to purchase admission.

  • All tickets are General Admission, children 12 and under are free.
  • All advanced price tickets will end two days prior to each event start, at 11:59pm.
  • Each day guests will receive a wristband upon arrival, after having their ticket scanned. Wristbands must be worn on your wrist. You will not be allowed entry if they are placed anywhere else.
  • Tickets and ticket prices are valid at Space Coast Complex ONLY. They will not be accepted at any other facility.
  • Space Coast Complex will not accept event tickets purchased from any other facility or website.
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For more information in regards to this event, please contact:

Kim George

Event Ballparks

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Space Coast Complex 5800 Stadium Parkway, Melbourne, FL 32940 Open in Maps
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Space Coast Complex
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5800 Stadium Parkway, Melbourne, FL 32940

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 Event Dates Details
Space Coast Complex 5800 Stadium Parkway, Melbourne, FL 32940 Dec 27-31 Find Hotels
Venue Name
Space Coast Complex
Address
5800 Stadium Parkway, Melbourne, FL 32940
Event Dates
Dec 27-31

About

Want to get on the field and showcase your talents with players from across the country?

Want to spend a week in sunny Florida while the rest of the county is freezing?

Then this is the program for you!

Don’t miss out on the USSSA Winter All American Games December 27th-31st in beautiful Viera, Florida.

The USSSA All American Program was created in 2015 to increase individual opportunities for Fastpitch players to showcase their skills and represent their regional  area in a National event.

ALL AMERICAN GAMES REGISTRATION

Participation in the USSSA Winter All American Games will be $300 for Early Bird Registration (Registration fee will increase to $350 on November 1st).  The games will include two team jerseys and a 5 game guarantee (weather permitting). For the Winter All American games teams will be combined to 10U, 12U, and 14U age divisions.

 

Lodging

The Winter All American Games is a Stay-to-Play event.  USSSA and Anthony Travel have worked hard to contract rates lower than the best flexible rates that are advertised on the hotel’s websites.
Inventory is normally contracted for the event dates. If you are looking for a room outside of the event dates, all hotels will most likely show as sold out. We recommend you book for the event dates as that will show what hotels are available and request the remaining dates that you would want to add to your reservation that are outside of the event dates. If you have any questions or need any assistance in booking, please reach out to our team via phone 855-501-7114 or email [email protected]

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Volunteer Coaching

VOLUNTEER COACH APPLICATION:

We will be accepting applications for volunteer assistant coaches.    Please fill  out the application no later than December 5, 2022. Once we have the applications we will review and choose a volunteer for each team.  Please make sure to indicate on the application your daughter’s name, age group,  region.

VOLUNTEER COACH APPLICATION

Tentative Itinerary

Tuesday, December 27th

Check-In and Team Practices/NCSA (HR Derby and Skills Challenge Qualification Rounds)

Battle of the Bats

Opening Ceremony Festivities/Food Trucks/Games/Player Interaction

Volunteer Coaches Meeting @ Banquet Room

Staging for Parade of Champions

Opening Ceremony @Main Stadium

 

Wednesday, December 28th

Pride Instructional Clinic

Pool Play (2 pool games)

Pride Chalk Talk

 

Thursday, December 29th

Pool Play (2 pool games)

Homerun Derby and Skills Challenge

All-Star Draft

 

Friday, December 30th

Bracket Play

9U/10U All Star Game

13U/14U All Star Game

11U/12U All Star Game

 

Saturday, December 31st

Semi-Finals & Championship Games (11:30AM will be last game time slot)

 

 

 

Code of Conduct

2022 Parent-Player Code of Conduct

The goal of the United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) is to offer our members a quality product in all aspects of the USSSA Programs. USSSA and is committed to providing athletes the tools and the competitive platform by which they can accomplish their dreams in softball and in life. To this end we are committed to making the 2022 Winter All American Games a positive one, in terms of competitiveness and an overall enjoyable experience for everyone involved and that nothing which occurs during the operation of these games reflects negatively toward the USSSA, and the All American Program.

 

  • Parents and athletes will maintain high standards of moral and ethical conduct that includes self-control and responsible behavior. Both athletes and parents must display courtesy and good manners and consider the physical and emotional well-being of others.

 

  • Parents and athletes will not swear, use abusive language or display disruptive behavior, including behavior that is dangerous to self or others, including acts of violence, harassment, and physical or sexual abuse.

 

  • Parents and players will respect the officials, coaches and event staff and their authority during the All American Games.

 

  • At no point will parents be allowed to confront coaches without the presence of a tournament director at a designated time and location away from any scheduled game.

 

  • The head coach will be the sole decision maker in all aspects of the game. He/she will be the only person making the lineups, making changes to the lineup and determining all game management facets. At NO point will the parents have any say in how the game is managed or who is playing in the game.

 

    • We give our coaches guidelines for creating lineups and doing their best to keep innings as equal as possible however with that being said this is a tournament, and they will be creating lineups to be competitive with winning as a final goal. Coaches are NOT held to any rules on innings played, innings played at primary or secondary positions and or line up rotations.

 

    • At NO point are parents allowed to approach coaches in an aggressive way for any circumstances.
    • Parents are asked to stay away from the dugout during practices and games unless of an emergency situation or asked for assistance by the head coach.
      All head and assistant coaches must clear a USSSA background check.

USSSA and the All American Games has a zero tolerance for non-compliance towards any of these rules. Failure to adhere to these or any other rules and procedures as set forth in an USSSA sanctioned event may result in actions taken against the individual held responsible. Such penalties include reprimands, probation, suspension (game, event, year or multi-year) or permanent expulsion from USSSA sanctioned events.

Things for parents to keep in mind while children are playing:

  • This is a game being played by children

 

  • If they win or lose every game of this event, it will not impact what college they attend or their future income potential

 

  • Imagine how you would feel if you saw a parent or coach from the opposing team cheering for your child when they made a great play. Then envision what kind of person you would think they are for doing that. You can be that person

 

  • Umpires are human and make mistakes, just like players, coaches, and you. No one shouts at you in front of other people when you make a mistake, so please don’t yell at them. We do not have video replay, so, we will go with their calls.

 

  • The only reason children want to play sports is because it is fun. Please don’t let the behavior of the adults ruin their fun.

Pride Instructional Clinic

These instructional-based clinics are focused on athlete development and instruction. Clinics will be instructed by current players on the USSSA Pride.  The clinic is designed to offer low athlete to coach ratios which provide participants an engaging experience with some of their favorite professional fastpitch players! Instruction will focus on offense, defense, game strategy, and athleticism.

  • $95 (Walk ups welcome, $100 for onsite registration if space is available, cash only)
  • Age 8-18
  • Location: USSSA Space Coast Complex
  • Event Date and Time: December 28th 8AM-12PM

Register Now for USSSA Pride Instructional Clinic

 

FAQ

Please read below to find answers to our most frequently asked questions regarding the USSSA All American Program.

WHAT IS THE USSSA ALL AMERICAN PROGRAM?

The USSSA All American Program was created in 2015 to increase individual opportunities for fastpitch players to showcase their skills and represent their local area in a National event.

 

WHAT AGE DO I REGISTER FOR?

By entering the correct birthdate, the participant will automatically be put in the correct age group. For USSSA, age eligibility is determined strictly by birth year. Please visit the following link for the Age Calculator.  For the USSSA Winter All American Games, we will be constructing teams in the age categories of 10U, 12U and 14U.

 

WHAT POSITIONS CAN I SELECT?

  • Each participant can select two positions ONLY. We will pick the best athletes to fit the needs of each particular team.
  • Once on the team athletes may be asked to play other positions based on the needs of the team. We do this to maximize their playing time while attending the games.

 

I AM A COACH, CAN MY WHOLE TEAM ATTEND?

  • Yes, however players will not be placed on the same team as all their teammates, we do our best to mix players from all over the region to enhance the experience of the athletes to meet new teammates.

 

WHAT PITCHING DIMENSIONS AND BALL SIZE WILL BE USED FOR MY DAUGHTER’S AGE GROUP?

  • 9U/10U: 11 inch ball, 35 feet
  • 11U/12U: 12 inch ball, 40 feet
  • 13U/14U: 12 inch ball, 43 feet

Admission

All guests are required to purchase a ticket prior to entering USSSA Space Coast Complex. To purchase a ticket, click on the link below, or visit usssaspacecoast.com, click on the ticket drop down and select the ticket you would like to purchase. There will be no Box Office available at USSSA Space Coast Complex. QR Codes will be available at each entrance for guests who have not purchased a ticket prior to their game.

Wristbands

Wristbands will be distributed to guests at the gate after their ticket is scanned each day. Guests will be required to wear the wristband on your wrist, until you have left the Complex for the day.

Participants and spectators 12 and younger will not need to purchase admission.

CLICK HERE FOR TICKET PRICING-SINGLE DAY ($16)

CLICK HERE FOR TICKET PRICING-PACKAGE ($60 presale/$72 day of)

  • All tickets are General Admission, children 12 and under are free.
  • All advanced price tickets will end two days prior to each event start, at 11:59pm.
  • Each day guests will receive a wristband upon arrival, after having their ticket scanned. Wristbands must be worn on your wrist. You will not be allowed entry if they are placed anywhere else.
  • Tickets and ticket prices are valid at Space Coast Complex ONLY. They will not be accepted at any other facility.
  • Space Coast Complex will not accept event tickets purchased from any other facility or website.

Complex Rules

The following policies apply at all times: 

  • No alcoholic beverages may be brought into the complex
  • Service animals as defined by the American with Disabilities Act are permitted
  • No firearms or weapons in the complex
  • No food or drink may be brought into the complex Except: Individual players are permitted 1 personal water jug up to 74fl oz. in size and 1 small cooler with ice and towels only.
  • No bikes, skates or skateboards in the complex
  • The Space Coast Complex is a No-Smoking Facility
  • All bags and purses are subject to search

Outside Food and Beverage

Space Coast Complex does not allow any outside food or Beverages inside the complex.  Individual players are permitted 1 personal water jug up to 74fl oz. in size and 1 small cooler with ice and towels only.

Lost and Found 

Lost and Found is located at the Pro Shop near the Space Coast Stadium.

Turf/Bullpen/Dugout Rules

No metal cleats. Only molded cleats and athletic shoes are accepted. No gum or sunflower seeds are allowed at Space Coast Complex.

  • No food, beverages, gum or seeds of any kind allowed
  • No glass bottles or containers, no outside alcohol of any kind allowed
  • No sharp objects, including tent stakes or chairs
  • No liquids other than water
  • No smoking of any kind

Lightning

All guests are required to leave the complex until the lightning delay has cleared. The gates will be locked until the delay has been cleared by Complex Staff.  Please follow the Rainout Line (information listed below) for updates on any weather delays.

Restrooms

Restrooms will be available at Space Coast Stadium Concourse as well as the Clubhouse located near the Red Quad.

Tents

Tents are restricted to low traffic areas around the outfield fence. No tents are permitted in high traffic areas including behind home plate. In the Event of inclement weather, tents must be taken down for safety.

COMPLEX POLICIES

Live Streaming

Subscribe today so you can catch every pitch from the All American Games LIVE on USSSALive.com. From select fully produced games to fields with Flightscope data inserted into the broadcast you can watch the game on your computer, mobile phone or even on your TV. USSSALive is available on Apple TV, Roku, and Amazon Fire.

https://usssalive.com/tv-apps

USSSA Live Subscriptions

Weekly $9.99

Monthly $14.99

6 Months $74.99

After your game you can re-watch the memories and even download your favorite plays using the Clip Extraction Feature. Grab a clip as little as $1.49. Just hover over the clip and choose the video cutter tool.

Video Editor Bundle

Single Clip        $1.49

5 Clips              $4.99

10 Clips            $6.99

Watch to learn to download your clips:

 

https://usssalive.com/video/Download_Your_Clips

 

Whether you’re at the field or at home you can enjoy USSSALive.com and take the action with you.

Uniform and Equipment

Athlete Receives:

  • Two game jerseys based on the region they live
  • Visor

Athlete Brings

  • White Pants
  • White Socks
  • White Belt
  • Personal equipment (No metal cleats)
  • Personal Water jug up to 74fl oz. in size

All Star Jerseys (given to participants selected for the All Star games)

Rainout Line

In the event of inclement weather, we have a weather app that will help communicate to you the changes that are occurring in the event.  You will be able to subscribe via an Android or iPhone App to receive all updates on your phone.

(772) 208-6367

Log on to the website at www.RainoutLine.com or Download the RainoutLine App. Search: USSSA Fastpitch Tournaments

  1. Select the Event location you will be attending: USSSA All American Games
  2. Click on the star to keep us locking in as one of your favorites

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