SMOKY MOUNTAIN CLASSIC

SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

This year’s “Smoky” will feature the top-ranked teams in the United States. Comparable to football’s Super Bowl, basketball’s Final Four, and baseball’s World Series, the Smoky Mountain Classic is considered the premier softball tournament in the country. The tournament is sponsored by Louisville Slugger, The Daily Times, Blount Partnership and Hang Rite Athletics.

July 7-9, 2017 • Participating teams and brackets available approximately 1 week prior to event.

ADMISSIONS & INFORMATION

Saturday

$6.00

Sunday

$5.00

LOCAL HOTELS/MOTELS

Children ages 6 & under free.

No coolers allowed in gate!

MAP TO PARKS

Games begin at 10 a.m. on Friday, and 8 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Please see the bracket for specific game times and teams.

 

Join us at the Home Run Derby on Thursday, July 6th to kick off the tournament.  Local participants will compete at 5:30 PM with the top two winners competing in the main event at 7 PM at Sandy Springs Park.  The event is free.

2017 RESULTS

1st Place

Smash It/Miken/Worth (Rochester, New York)

 

2nd Place

Resmondo/OA Apparel/H. Auto/Specialty Tank (Winter Haven, Florida)

 

3rd Place

SIS/Thunder/Miken/Worth/Louisville Slugger (Wading River, New York)

 

4th Place

Nightmare/Miken (Branson, Missouri)

 

5th Place Tie

TDB/TM Sports/Midwest Whitetail Adv/Miken (Charlotte, North Carolina)

Xtreme/Miken/ASP/Athlon (Medina, Minnesota)

MVP

Ryan Harvey - Smash It/Miken/Worth

 

Home Run Champ with 28 Homeruns

Bryson Baker - Resmondo/OA Apparel/H. Auto/Specialty Tank

 

RECORDS

Highest scoring game in the history of the tournament - Championship game 87-72

 

Most homeruns scored in a single game - 38 by Smash It/Miken/Worth

 

Most homeruns in a single game - 7 by Bryson Baker and also by Ryan Harvey.

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