Tournament starts this Friday!

SOUTH HOLLAND, IL - Nine teams, their managers, coaches and fans will all descend on South Holland, IL to take part in Opening Ceremonies, Friday July 22nd, for the 2016 Central Region Junior League Regional Softball Tournament being held at Veterans Park.

The tournament will feature teams from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio and Wisconsin with the winner advancing to the Junior League Softball World Series in Kirkland, Washington.

Opening ceremonies will feature live entertainment (Shannon Rovers, Jesse White Tumbling Team and No Currency Band) and a fireworks show.  A tournament banquet will be held following the ceremonies which will be open to the public.  Tickets for the banquet are $15.

The tournament will have games starting on Saturday and will continue through Wednesday, July 27th, with a Challenger League game at 3pm and the Regional Championship game at 4:30pm.

Come out and support Little League, Central Region, District 6 and the Regional Tournament!  For the latest tournament information, please visit the tournament website at