The May Melee is a 'Stay To Play' Event
An excellent "hit your stride" opportunity. The early season jitters are over and teams are maturing into mid-season form. Games are played in Longmont, Louisville, Firestone and Brighton with other nearby cities used if necessary.
FORMAT: Each team will be guaranteed a minimum of 3 games. Teams will play two pool games before being seeded into a single elimination bracket.
AWARDS: Each division will award a champion and runner up. The champions will receive rings, a team trophy and banner. The runner ups will receive an individual medal and team trophy.
GAME TIMES AVAILABLE: Tuesday, May 4 by Noon MT
Saturday, May 8: Pool play begins at 8 a.m. Each team will play two games.
Sunday, May 9: Bracket play begins at 8 a.m. Each team will play at least one game. Champions will be crowned in all divisions.
Unless noted prior to the event, National Federation High School Rules will be used with the following notations. Triple Crown reserves the right to enforce particular invitational tournament rules.
(Franchisees may offer rule variations)
2021 Champions (126 teams):
8u -- Slammers Martin (Denver, CO)
9uD1 -- Slammers Skinner (Parker, CO) - top seed before Sunday rainout
9uD2 -- Diamond Club Young (Lakewood, CO) - top seed before Sunday rainout
10uD2 Platinum -- Colorado Jets (Parker, CO)
10uD2 Gold -- Colorado Hustle (Littleton, CO)
11u Platinum -- Parker Sting Vigil (Parker, CO)
11uD3 -- Choice Select (Fort Collins, CO)
12u Platinum -- Colorado Grizzlies (Parker, CO)
12u Gold -- TC Ascent (Castle Rock, CO)
13uD1 -- Elite Baseball Vias (Arvada, CO)
13u Combo -- Fort Collins Renegades (Fort Collins, CO) - top seed before Sunday rainout
14uD1 -- Slammers Black 2025 (Thornton, CO)
14uD2 -- 105 Rebels (Billings, MT)
A 20% non-refundable administration fee will be charged on all registrations.
There are no refunds or transfers if brackets have been posted, your age division is sold out or if a team cancels 10 or fewer days prior to the start of the event.
Otherwise, if a team cancels 11 days or more prior to the event start date, they may transfer the registration to another Triple Crown Baseball headquartered event for full value or receive a refund via check minus the 20% administration fee.
If an age division does not make you will be entitled to a full refund.
Act of God Refund Policy
If an event is lost due to weather or any Act of God (i.e. COVID-19), the entry fee will be refunded via check minus the 20% administration fee.
If one game is played you will receive 50% of entry fee. If two or more games are played there is no refund.
When will the schedule be posted?
The schedule will be posted on Tuesday, May 4 by Noon MT.
What do I need to do before the tournament starts?
Make sure to complete your digital roster and have all parents sign. This must be completed before you are allowed to take the field.
Can we bring in coolers?
Only team coolers will be permitted.
Will there be concessions stands at the facilities?
Yes all facilities will have concession stands selling food and cold drinks.