2017 Playoffs & Seeding

1. 13U Division

  • Top 2 teams from pool play will advance to the Championship Game.
  • Championship Game will take place on Monday, July 3rd at 1PM at Rhode Island College.

2. 14U Division 

  • The top team in each pool will win their pool and advance to the Championship game.
  • Championship Game will take place Monday, July 3rd at 3PM at Rhode Island College. 

3. Rising Stars Division (15 & Under)

  • 6 Teams will make the playoff round for this year.
  • The top team in each pool will automatically qualify for playoffs. The next 2 teams overall will qualify for the playoff round and be seeded, according to the tie-breaker system.
  • The top two teams in the division will be the #1 and #2 seed and have a bye.
  • The last two pool winners will be the #3 and #4 seeds. The #5 and #6 seeds will be the wild card teams coming out of the rest of the division, with all teams being seeded, according to the tie-breaker system.
  • Playoffs will begin on Monday morning at 2 fields.
  • The highest seeded team in each game is the home team throughout the playoffs
  • #3 Seed vs. #6 Seed along with #4 seed vs. #5 Seed play at 9AM.
  • #1 Seed and #2 Seed will take on the winners in the semifinals on Monday, July 3rd at 1130AM.
  • Championship Game will take place Tuesday, July 4th at 9AM at Brown University.

4. Junior Division (17 & Under)

  • 8 teams will make the playoff round this year.
  • The top team in each pool will automatically qualify for playoffs. The next 2 teams overall will qualify for the playoff round and be seeded, according to the tie-breaker system. 
  • Each team will be seeded #1-#8 based on their overall record and performance within in the tie-breaker system.
  • Playoffs will begin on Monday, July 3rd morning at 4 fields.
  • The highest seeded team in each game is the home team throughout the playoffs
  • Junior Division: #1 vs. #8; #2 vs. #7; #3 vs. #6 and #4 vs. #5 seeds will play at 1130AM.
  • Junior Division semifinals will be played Monday, July 3rd at 330PM at a site TBA.
  • Winners of the semifinals will advance to the Championship game on Tuesday, July 4th at Brown University.
  • The Junior (17U) Championship will be at 11AM or 30 minutes from the conclusion of the 15U Championship game being played at Brown University.

5. Senior Division (19& Under)

  • 8 teams will make the playoff round this year.
  • The top team in each pool will automatically qualify for playoffs. The next 2 teams overall will qualify for the playoff round and be seeded, according to the tie-breaker system. 
  • Each team will be seeded #1-#8 based on their overall record and performance within in the tie-breaker system.
  • Playoffs will begin on Monday, July 3rd morning at 4 fields.
  • The highest seeded team in each game is the home team throughout the playoffs
  • Senior Division: #1 vs. #8; #2 vs. #7; #3 vs. #6 and #4 vs. #5 seeds will open at 9AM.
  • Senior Division semifinals will be played Monday, July 3rd at 130PM at a site TBA.
  • Winners of the semifinals will advance to the Championship games on Tuesday, July 4th at Brown University.
  • The Senior (19U) Championship will be played at 1PM or 30 minutes from the conclusion of the previous championship game at Brown University.

 

Tiebreaker System

1. Overall Record in Tournament

2. If two teams are tied, Head to Head winner. If three teams are tied, if one of the teams has defeated other 2 teams, that team advances. If not we proceed to #3.

3. Runs Allowed

4. Run Differential (Maximum differential of 10 runs per game, either way)

5. Runs Scored

6. Coin Flip