Archived Listing of Sr. Legion Tournaments

NOTE: All information was accurate during the time of the listing and may no longer be accurate.

2020 East Ridge - 8 Team Tournament

Cost: $400

Date: June 27, 2020

Location: HealthEast Sports Center Baseball Complex/Bielenberg, Woodbury

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Bernard Brinkley

Email: bbrinkleyjr@gmail.com

Phone: 612-834-5928

 

2020 Gopher Classic 

Cost: $725

Date: July 12-16, 2020

Location: 16 sites, Greater MN, Minneapolis/St. Paul

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Jim Peck

Email: JimEPeck@aol.com

Phone: 952-210-8462

Note:

https://gopherclassicmn.com

16 pools of 6 teams, 5 games guaranteed(weather permitting), 16  8-team single elimination on Monday Finals on Tuesday

 

2020 St. Cloud Chutes Legion Tournament 

Cost: $495

Date: June 18-21, 2020

Location: Joe Fbaer, Dick Putz Fields - St. Cloud, Mn

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Dave Wenner

Email: dwenner3@gmail.com

Phone: 320-980-0990

Note:

4 -seven innings game, weather permitting. 

Tournament Flyer

 

2020 Gene Berg Wood Bat

Cost: $450

Date: June 12-14, 2020

Location: Keller Field at Dakota Park, St. Loius Park , MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Jason Vogel

Email: jason_vogel@rdale.org

Phone: 612-986-1870

Note: 8 Team, 3 game guarantee, bats will be supplied.  Note the date has changed to accommodate the schedules of interested teams

 

2019 The Gopher Classic Tournament
July 12-16 2019 - 16 host sites

Tournament Contact - Jim Peck

see Website: http://gopherclassic.com

612-210-8462
jimepeck@aol.com

Championship round played at host city of Excelsior Poppitz Field in Victoria MN. 

The round of 16 sites will be Bloomington Gold, Eden Prairie, North St. Paul and Poppitz Field  (Victoria).

 

2017 Burnsville Snake Pit Classic

Burnsville, MN

June 23-25, 2017

Nate Schlieman, 952-649-7002, burnsvillecobras@gmail.com 

 

$450 entry fee, plus one new ball / game.  Twelve-team pool-play tournament.  Lighted fields (Alimagnet Park in Burnsville).  Four-game guarantee (weather-permitting), with possibility of 5.  No gate fee for spectators, full concession stand/restrooms. Contact Nate for more info.  Click here for entry flyer .

 

 

2017 Post 307 Invitational - SIOUX FALLS

Sioux Falls, SD

June 16-18, 2017

Lance Garbers, 605-201-7403, post307baseball@gmail.com 

 

$500 entry fee. Pool-play format, limited to 15 teams.  Four-game guarantee, weather-permitting.  Games played at Ronken Field (turf) on the Augustana College Campus, as well as at historic Renner Ball Park.  Additional contacts: Jack VanLeur, 605-940-1578; Dan Rausch, 605-310-7072.  Click here for entry flyer.

 

 

2018 Ely DQ Grill and Chill Legion Baseball Classic

Ely, MN

June 22-24, 2018

Tom Coombe, (218) 235-1025

tcoombe@aol.com

$300 entry fee, plus two balls per game; four games guaranteed (weather-permitting). Open to Senior Legion and/or VFW Teams.  Contact Tom for further info.

 

 

2017 Duluth Lakeview Classic

Duluth, MN / Superior, WI

June 23-25, 2017

Tyler Olin, 218-393-4305, tolin@css.edu

 

$450 entry fee, plus 2 game balls per game. 16-24 team tournament, at 5 sites (Duluth East, Wade Stadium, Hermantown, Superior, Cloquet).  Three games guaranteed, weather-permitting, with potential of up to 6 games.  Contact Tyler for further information / registration.

 

6th Annual Andyman Baseball Classic - 2019 

Where: Cologne, MN (Robt. G. Fritz Memorial Field + 2-3 other local fields)

When: June 28-30, 2019

John Hendal, 952-380-8064, jhendel405@gmail.com

$350 entry fee.  Twelve-team, pool-play tournament for 16-18 year-olds.  Three-game guarantee, weather permitting. Benefit event to raise funds for suicide prevention.  T-shirts for participants, plus lunch on Saturday; no gate fee for spectators. Contact John for more info.  Click here for entry flyer. 

 

 

2017 Rosemount Wood Bat Tournament

Rosemount (Irish Field)

June 16-18, 2017

Nick Elioff, 952-388-4608, njelioff@gmail.com

 

$425 entry fee.  Eight-team tournament, with three-game guarantee, weather-permitting.  No gate fee for spectators, full concessions.  Wood bats provided.  Played per Legion rules.  For more information, contact Nick Elioff, above.  Click here for entry flyer.

 

 

16th Annual BOLD Legion/Mudhen Tournament - 2018

Bird Island, MN

June 15-17, 2017

Joe Dollerschell, 320-523-2016 (h),
320-894-8181 (c), jdollerschell@mchsi.com, www.ballcharts.com/boldmudhens

$250 entry fee.  Eight teams, with consolation bracket. Three games guaranteed.  Concessions available. Contact Joe for further information and to register. See Flyer for more info

2017 Red Haddox Wood Bat Invitational

Bloomington, MN (Red Haddox Field)

June 16-18, 2017

John Ekholm, 612-290-0227 (c), rjekholm@comcast.net

 

$425 entry fee, pluss two balls per game.   Eight-team pool-play tourney; top 2 from each pool advance. Guarantee of 4 games (weather-permitting). Wood bats provided, plus multiple awards.  Red Haddox Field has a newly-constructed covered grandstand, concession building and restrooms. Click here for entry flyer.

47th Annual Princeton Tournament - 2017

Princeton, MN

July 14-16, 2017

Troy Kinney, 320-250-4214 (c), tkinney53@yahoo.com

 

Eight-team tournament with championship and consolation brackets.  One game per day, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  Held at beautiful, lighted Swede Solheim Veteran's Field in Princeton.  Full concessions available; indoor restrooms. Contact Troy to register or for more info.  (As of 1/27/17, there are a couple of openings remaining yet.)

 

2018 Gene Berg Classic Wood Bat Tournament

St. Louis Park, MN (Dakota Park/Keller Field)

June 15-17, 2018

Brian Kelly, 612-747-0011, briankellyslp@gmail.com

$425 entry fee, plus 6 new balls. Three-game guarantee, weather-permitting.  No gate fee for spectators. Contact Brian for more info and/or to register.  

2017 Detroit Lakes Water Carnival
Wood Bat Tournament

Detroit Lakes, MN (Washington Ball Pk)

July 14-16, 2017

Mitch McLeod, 218-280-7812 (c), mmcleod@detlakes.k12.mn.us

 

$225 entry fee, plus one dozen baseballs. Each team scheduled for 5 games. The Detroit Lakes Water Carnival coincides with the tourney, providing many other great activities and things of interest. Washington Ball Park is one block from the lake, which has a mile-long beach. Many lodging options available. Contact Mitch for entry / additional information.

 

2016 Big Lake Wood Bat Legion Tourney

Big Lake , MN

July 8, 2016 (single day)

 

Contact:

Robert Hoekstra, 763-300-3337, biglakebaseball@yahoo.com

 

$240 entry fee.  Wood bats provided (leave at field, when done.)  Two games (10 a.m. and 12:30); 4 teams.  Winners of 10 a.m. game play at 12:30; losers of 10 a.m. game also play at 12:30.  Contact Robert for entry or more information.  Link to entry form: https://goo.gl/RPQyN7 

 

Grand Forks Post 6: 26th Annual Robert Montgomery Memorial Legion Tournament

Where: Grand Forks, ND

 

When: June 16-18, 2017

Matt Palmiscno, 218-779-6034

grandforksbluesbaseball@gmail.com

 

Details: $400 entry fee. Class A/Junior Legion Division. Twelve/sixteen-team tournament. Three-game guarantee, weather-permitting. All games played at Kraft Memorial Field, which is turf and also the former home of the University of North Dakota. Please contact Matt for more info/entry.

2016 Land of the Loon Tourney

Where:

 

Virginia, MN (Stock Field)

June 16-18, 2016

Cory Santelli, 218-780-7674, 
ref-umpire1031@hotmail.com

 

$275 entry fee, plus 2 balls per game.  Eight-teams, three games guaranteed, weather-permitting, Winners and losers bracket.  Held during The Land of The Loon Weekend.  Saturday Night is Street dance, and Sat/Sun is the Land of The Loon Art and Craft show -- fun for parents and families.  Sponsored by Virginia Summer Baseball Club.

2017 St James Youth Baseball Tournament

Where: St. James, MN

When: June 30 - July 2, 2017

Tim Pinke, 507-327-3308

tapinkestj@gmail.com

$275 entry fee, plus three game balls.  Eight team straight bracket and all teams are guaranteed three games(weather permitted).

 

Please send entry fee to:

Tim Pinke

1102 12th Ave N,

St James, MN

56081

  

2018 Perham Summer Tournaments

Where: Perham, Minnesota

When: June 22-24, 2018

James Mulcahy, 218-298-4873, jmulch20@gmail.com

$350 Entry Fee, 3 Game guarantee, weather permitting,

see Flyer for more info

2019 Dacotah Bank Wood Bat Tournament

Morris, MN(Chizek Field)

Legion post 29

Jun 22-23, 2019

Kirby Sayles,(320)288-6264, ksayles@morris.k12.mn.us

$250 entry Fee, Guaranteed 3 games in 6 team tournament weather permitting;  2 game balls and wood bat provided. See Flyer for details

2020 BOLD Legion Mudhen 18th Annual Sr. Baseball Invitational

Cost: $275

Date: June 26-28, 2020

Location: Bird Island, MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Joe Dollerschell

Email: jdollerschell@mchsi.com

Phone: 320-894-8181

Tournament Flyer

 

Red Haddox Wood Bat Tournament

Cost: $450

Date: June 19-21,2020

Location: Toro Stadium@Red Haddox field,

360 E 90th st,  Bloomington, MN 55420 

Age: SR. Legion

Contact: Mark Scott

Email: Post550Baseball@gmail.com

Phone: 612-382-6680

Note:

4 Games guaranteed(weather permitting), Wood bats provided, and players can bring their own. Onsite Concession available. No Coolers allowed. 

2020 Wood Bat Water Carnival Classic

Cost: $350 + Box of Baseballs

Date: July 17-19, 2020

Location: Detroit Lakes, Mn

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Phil Kirchner

Email: pkirchner@detlakes.k12.mn.us

Phone: 281-841-0157

Note:

4 Games guaranteed (1 Friday, 2 Saturday, 1 Sunday)

 

2019 Marshall Mid-Summer Wood Bat Classic - 19th Annual Marshall, MN (Marshall & Milroy)

June 21-23, 2019

Chace Pollack, 507-401-1194, chace.pollock@marshall.k12.mn.us 

 

$400 entry fee (covers umpire fees and baseballs). Eight-team pool-play tournament -- 2 pools of 4 teams, with cross-over bracket for final games on Sunday.  Games played at both Legion Field in Marshall and Milroy's Irish Yard; Four-game guarantee, weather-permitting.  Click here for entry flyer.

 

 

2018 New Ulm Upper Midwest Classic

New Ulm, MN

July 5th - July 8, 2018

Kevin Fischer, 507-276-0877 (c),
507-233-6090 (w); kevin.datrucklines@newulmtel.net

 

$475 entry fee. 4 games guaranteed weather permitting.  Beautiful Johnson Park in central New Ulm is the primary field; additional fields include Mueller Park, Essig, and Searles Park.  Contact Kevin for more info / registration. 

2019 Superior WI Legion Baseball Tournament
(has both Senior and Junior team Divisions)

Superior, WI

July 5-7, 2019

Terry Reinkall, 612-991-2928, terry.reinkall@gmail.com

$325 entry fee + 2 new balls per game. Jointly hosted by Superior Blues (Jr) and Superior Reds (Sr) Legion teams.  8 - 12 teams, pool play; 3 game guarantee, weather-permitting.  Divisions for 16U/17U Junior legion/VFW teams and 19U Senior Legion teams.  Played at SYO Hayes Court Complex and at NBC Spartan Sports Complex (Superior HS). Click here for Flyer

 

2017 Alexandria Tournament

Alexandria, MN

June 23-25, 2017 (Friday-Sunday)

Jake Munsch, 651-332-0723 jmunsch@alexandria.k12.mn.us

 

$385 entry fee, plus 2 balls per game.  16-teams (four 4-team pools). Four games guaranteed, weather-permitting; possibility of 6 games. The top two teams in each pool advance; bottom two teams in each pool play one exhibition game following pool play.  Fan-friendly and festive atmosphere in MN Lakes country; scenic views of Lake Winona from beautiful Knute Nelson Memorial Ballpark.  Contact Jake for more info/registration.

 

 

2017 Viroqua WI Tournament

Viroqua, WI (near LaCrosse)

June 22-25, 2017

Pete Swanson, 608-778-0863, pederswanson@gmail.com 

 

$350 entry fee.  Eight-team tournament, with 4 games guaranteed, weather permitting.  All-tournament team selected. Viroqua is in the beautiful LaCrosse area.  Contact Pete Swanson to enter and/or for further information.

 

 

2018 Eagan Legion Invitational

Eagan, MN (multiple fields, incl. Eagan HS)

June 8-10, 2018

Soren Agard, 612-749-0832, sagard123@gmail.com 

 

Primarily for 2nd-tier Senior Legion teams, but will consider all teams.  $500 entry fee, plus two new balls each game.  4-12 teams; pool-play at multiple sites in Eagan, including Eagan HS (home of the Green Monster). Three-game guarantee, but depends upon # of teams.  Tournament follows all Legion rules.  Contact Soren for more info.  Click here for entry flyer / info on Eagan Baseball web site.

 

2016 Austin Post 91 Tournament

Austin, MN

June 17-19, 2016

 

Bob Stratton, 507-219-1586

robertastratton@hotmail.com

 

Approximately $225 (depending upon umpire costs).  Round-robin, weekend series.  Five or six teams, with four games anticipated, weather-permitting.  Attempts will be made to schedule each team's games on only two days.  Contact Bob Stratton for additional information and tournament entry. 

 

2019 - 44th Annual Grand Rapids Invitational 

Where: Grand Rapids, MN  

When: June 21-23, 2019 

Bill Kinnunen, 218-259-5711, bkinnunen@isd318.org

Details: $400 entry fee, plus 2 balls per game. 

Ten team pool-play format on two of the top diamonds in beautiful northern Minnesota. 

Four-game guarantee, weather permitting. 

Two top teams from each pool advance to play on Sunday. Contact Bill for more info / to enter.

 

18th Annual Apple Valley Firecracker Classic

Tier 1A Legion

Legion Park@apple Valley, MN

June 22-24, 2018

Brady Sweitzer, 651-308-2595, Sweitz24@frontiernet.net

$475 entry fee, plus 2 new balls per game.  Three game guarantee, weather permitting.  See Link for more Info.

2018 Camping World Firecracker Classic

Where: Rapid City,  South Dakota

When June 28 - July 4, 2018

Paul G Pool , Paul.Pool@k12.sd.us

Info: www.post22baseball.com/firecracker

2018 St. Cloud Chutes Legion Tournament

Where: St. CLoud, Minnesota

   St. Cloud MAC's Putz and Faber Fields

When: June 20-24, 2018

$475 Entry Fee, with a minimum 4 games guaranteed, weather permitting.  Click here to see more Info

2018 Python Tournament

Where: Alimagnet Fields, Burnsville, MN

When : June 2-3 2018

Michael Holmquist,612-598-5173, Holmer77@comcast.net

See Flyer for Info

Dakota Classic

Cost: $550

Date: June 18-21, 2021

Location: Sioux Falls, SD

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Chad Barman

Email: cbarman@siouxempirebaseball.org

Phone: 608-444-1185

Website: https://www.siouxempirebaseball.org/dakotaclassic

Note: 4 Game Guarantee

Flyer

BOLD Legion Mudhen 19th Annual Sr. Baseball Invitational

Cost: $300

Date: June 25-27, 2021

Location: Lions Memorial Park - Bird Island, MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Joe Dollerschell

Email: jdollerschell@mchsi.com

Phone: 320-894-8181

Website: http://ballcharts.com/team/?team=boldmudhens

Note: 3 Game Guarantee

Flyer

2021 American Legion Gene Berg Wood Bat Tournament

Cost: $450

Date: June 18-20, 2021

Location: Keller Field - St. Louis Park, MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Jason Vogel

Email: jason_vogel@rdale.org

Phone: 612-986-1870

Website: 

Note: Wood Bats Provided, 3 Game Guarantee

Flyer

2021 Firecracker Post 92 Legion Baseball Tournament

Cost: $495

Date: June 25-27, 2021

Location: Rochester, MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Kaleigh Curran

Email: kcurran@rochestermnsports.org

Phone: 507-280-4725

Website: 

Note: 4 Game Guarantee, 4 team round robin pool play

2021 Big Lake Classic

Cost: $240

Date: July 10, 2021

Location: Big Lake, MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Robert Hoekstra

Email: biglakebaseball@yahoo.com

Phone: 763-300-3337

Website: 

Note: There will be four total teams, where the winners of the first two games play each other and the two losing teams play each other.

Registration Link

2021 Bloomington Red Haddox Sr. Wood Bat Tournament

Cost: $450

Date: June 18-20, 2021

Location: Toro Stadium, Red Haddox Field Bloomington, MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Mark Scott

Email: post550baseball@gmail.com

Phone: 612-382-6680

Website: 

Note:  8 Team Bracket, each team will play four games, weather permitting. Wood Bats provided. Full concessions available.

Registration Link

Grand Rapids 45th Annual Invitational

Cost: $400

Date: June 25-27, 2021

Location: Grand Rapids, MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Bill Kinnunen

Email: bkinnunen@isd318.org

Phone: 218-259-5711

Website: 

Note: 10 Teams, pool play, 4 game guarantee (2 Friday, 2 Saturday), Championship Sunday

Detroit Lakes Wood Bat Water Carnival Tournament

Cost: $350

Date: July 16-18, 2021

Location: Washington Park - Detroit Lakes, MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Phil Kirchner

Email: pkirchner@detlakes.k12.mn.us

Phone: 218-841-0157

Website: 

Note: 4 Game Guarantee, Wood Bats Required

Flyer

2021 Challenger Classic

Cost: $550 + Dozen Baseballs

Date: June 18-20, 2021

Location: Sibley HS & St. Thomas Academy - Mendota Heights, MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Bobby Thompson

Email: thompsonrob82@gmail.com

Phone: 651-600-4918

Website: 

Note: 4 Game Guarantee (Up to 5), No Gate Fee

Flyer

2021 Princeton Tournament

Cost: $375

Date: July 15-18, 2021

Location: Solhiem Field, Princeton MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Troy Kinney

Email: tkinney53@yahoo.com

Phone: 320-250-4214

Website: 

Note: 3 Games in 3 days

2021 Montevideo Invitational

Cost: $300

Date: June 25-27, 2021

Location: Montevideo, MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: Tim Epema

Email: tepema@montevideoschools.org

Phone: 320-226-3226

Website: 

Note: 8 Team Bracket - 4 teams play Friday night, other 4 teams start Saturday morning. 7 teams committed, looking for 1 team Most teams are DII Sr. Legion teams

2021 Virginia Baseball Association Tournament

Cost: $400

Date: June 18-20, 2021

Location: Virginia, MN

Age: Sr. Legion

Contact: John Kendall

Email: 225johnshan@gmail.com

Phone: 218-780-1802

Website: 

Note:  3 Game Guarantee