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2017 Minnesota Softball State Tournament Page

State Tournament Team,

If you are from part of the State that does NOT have a qualifying tournament to enter the State Tournament please fill in attached form and submit.

All registrations must be submitted and paid for one week prior to your age specific State Tournament.


We will have hotel blocks at each site.  Contact Shelley for details.

Thank you.

Shelley Johnson

Hotel Coordinator/ Registration link coming soon

Phone: 715-246-2004


14U-18U will be seeded on Monday July 17th..  Please click on your age group and go through the tiers to find your team.  Congratulations to all participants qualifying for State.

Thank you

State Tournament Commitments - League Numbers are Estimated

8-Under 10-Under 12-Under 14-Under 16-Under 18-Under
Mankato Peppers Tri County 10A 16 Teams Big West 12A 22 Teams Morris Tigers Dybdahl Winona Winstars Willmar Cayler
Metro League 50 Teams Big West 10A 12 Teams Tri County 12A 21 Teams Acceleration Houge Crow River 5 Teams Crow River 2 Teams
Hudson Tri County 10B 35 Teams Big West 12B 48 Teams Willmar Brown Waite Park Blue Medelberg Pierz Cummings
Big West 10B 48 Teams Tri County 12B 51 Teams Waite Park Blue Thielen Tri County 16A 16 Teams Metro League 20 Teams
Tri County 10C 20 Teams Big West 12C 21 Teams Mora Mustangs Big West 16A 15 Teams Prairie Lakes 1 Team
Big West 10C 33 Teams Waite Park White Rick Tri County 14A 14 Teams Tri County 16B 8 Teams Sartell Greene
Waite Park Blue Wald Waite Park Red Sarff Big West 14A 17 Teams Big West 16B 14 Teams Acceleration
Sartell Noble Sartell Walther Tri County 14B 32 Teams Sartell Trobec Detroit Lakes
Waite Park Red Hennen Twin Ports Rampage Big West 14B 36 Teams Twin Ports Rampage
New Ulm White Stewartville Martinson ZM Sting Blue Banitt DGF Fischer
New Ulm Blue New London-Spicer Red Corvettes New London-Spicer
New Ulm Red Crow River 5 Teams Prairie Lakes 1 Team Chatfield Fireballs
Blue Earth Area Western Lakes 2 Teams Sartell Scholz Lake City Heat
Owatonna Crush Orange Lake Crystal Blue Twin Ports Rampage Pine Island Panther Strikes
New Ulm Blue Frazee Bauer Bottineau Badgers
New Ulm White New London-Spicer Morris Tigers Swanson
New Ulm Red Crow River 9 Teams Holdingford
Springfield Fergus Falls Fredrickson Blazing Rebels
Alexandria 14U Harris
Moorhead Crush C
St. Charles Gamblers C
Holdingford
52 Teams 172 Teams 181 Teams 125 Teams 70 Teams 28 Teams

Listed below are the following sites selected to host the Minnesota Softball State tournaments.  Sites are not sorted by tier.  Many leagues have not turned in their state tournament team lists. We will need more sites. If you would like to host, please contact me at dan@josoftball.com.

2017 Minnesota Softball Girls Fastpitch State Tournament Sites

8U July 8-9th 10U- July 8-9th 12U- July 8-9 14U- July 22-23rd 16U- July 22-23rd 18U- July 22-23rd
Rosemount Farmington Elk River Becker North St. Paul Fridley
Rosemount Shakopee Hastings Mounds View Shakopee Fridley
Eden Prairie Big Lake Farmington Minnetonka
Chanhassen Mankato Cottage Grove Andover
Lexington Mounds View Lexington
Eden Prairie Rockford Forest Lake
St. Louis Park Ham Lake Mankato
White Bear Lake Coon Rapids
Edina Lake Crystal
St. Peter Champlin Park
Becker TBD
TBD TBD

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING TO THE STATE TOURNAMENT

  1. Coaches, please arrive 1 hour prior to first game to check in and provide the following information. 
    • Turn in a signed copy of your approved Minnesota Roster.  The liability waiver language is required for insurance purposes.  This is for ALL ages, no exception.  Go to http://www.josoftball.com.
    • Bring your players Birth Certificates (only if not provided with on-line roster, you will see "verified" next to players name if you did) and have them available if an issue comes up and an umpire requests to see one.  Do not turn in.
  2. Gate fee is $100.00 made payable to the host site.
  3. Balls are supplied by Minnesota Softball.
  4. Support your host by purchasing their concessions.  No grilling in parking lots or at the facility.
  5. 2017 Minnesota Softball State Tournament t-shirts will be available for purchase at all host sites.
  6. Have fun.



For Minnesota Softball State Tournament questions please contact:

Tom Bye

Minnesota Softball Tournament Director/ Registration

Phone: 651-270-0219

Dan Pfeffer

Minnesota Softball Tournament Director/ Tournament Brackets

Phone: 952-250-3393

Brian Lindquist

Minnesota Softball Tournament Director/ Distribution/tshirts/balls/set up

Phone: 612-590-0940