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Girls 12U National Fastpitch Championship to be held in Normal

NORMAL - "The Town of Normal is excited and honored to continue our great tradition of hosting our 12th USA Softball National Tournament in 2019. The staff and volunteers take a lot of pride to make this event successful and a great experience for the teams and the Town was rewarded for their efforts,” said Doug Damery, Director of the Town of Normal Parks and Recreation Department. 

USA Softball has selected Champion Fields in Normal to host the 2019 Girls 12U National Fastpitch Championship.

The tournament will be held July 29-August 4, 2019.

Representatives from the Town of Normal and Bloomington-Normal Area Convention and Visitors Bureau successfully bid on the event at the 86th Annual National Council Meeting.50-60 teams from across the nation will come to Normal to participate in the National Fastpitch Championship.

“We are very pleased to have attracted another USA tournament to our area,” said Matt Hawkins, Sports Marketing Manager for the Bloomington-Normal Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.  “The Town of Normal does a remarkable job hosting these events, and we hope to continue hosting USA events well into the future.” Champion Fields successfully hosted the Girls 16-Under National Championship from July 30-August 6, 2017. 

The estimated direct economic impact of hosting the 2019 Girls 12U National Fastpitch Championship in Bloomington-Normal is expected to reach approximately $740,000.


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