20 teams will be in action at the 2014 Herts Futures Tournament (HFT) which will take place this Saturday, 17 September 2016.
Three teams will play a league format facing each of their opponents. The team finishing top will be the U17 HFT champion.
Herts Kites (U17)
London Mets (U17)
London Sports (U17)
The seven U13 teams have been divided into two pools of 4 and 3 teams. They will play in a league format, facing each of their opponents in their pool. The teams which finish top of their pool will play in the Final for the U13 HFT Championship.
U13 (POOL A) TEAMS
London Mets (U13)
London Sports (U13)
Northampton Centurions (U13)
U13 (POOL B) TEAMS
Essex All Stars (U13)
LYBL Bulldogs (U13)
The six U11 teams have been divided into two pools of three teams. They will play a game against each of their opponents in their pool. The teams which finish top of their pool will play in the Final for the U11 HFT Championship.
U11 (POOL A) TEAMS
Leicester Blue Sox (U11)
London Sports (U11)
U11 (POOL B) TEAMS
Forest Glade RedBacks (U11)
LYBL Bulldogs (U11)
The four U8 teams will play each of their opponents in a league format. The team finishing on top of the standings would be the 2016 U8 HFT Champion.
Leicester Blue Sox (U8)
London Mets (U8)
London Sports (U8)
The opening ceremony will take place at 10:30am. The first games begin at 9am and continue into the early evening. To view the games schedule click here.
“Herts Baseball Club welcomes new players at any time of the year” said club president, Aspi Dimitrov. “Any children aged between 4 and 16 who are interested to give baseball a try should contact the club. It is not too late to take part in this event.”
Traditional Baseball snacks will be on offer including hot dogs, chilli dogs, big league chew, Krispy Kreme Donuts and more. Imported baseball merchandise will also be on sale at the Herts Baseball shop.
The HFT has been held every year since 2008 and is now a permanent fixture in the British baseball calendar. It brings together youth teams of all age groups from across the country for a day of baseball at one of the best baseball venues in the United Kingdom.
For more information about the event visit the Herts Futures Tournament homepage.