FORT COLLINS, CO. – In the first agreement as part of the Triple Crown Series softball initiative, TCS has secured an official partnership with Primetime Fastpitch Series, which will run multiple softball tournaments in the summer of 2023 out of its home base of the Inwood Sports Complex in Joliet, Illinois.
Triple Crown Series is designed to combine the insight and expertise of local and regional tournament directors with the marketing muscle and production skillset found at Triple Crown Sports, which has 40 years of experience in professional execution of premium, must-attend events. Triple Crown Series will be a magnet for and natural fit with high-value organizations across the country that attract teams to their weekend tournament slate.
The TC Series will help continue to move youth diamond sports forward in the right direction and provide unparalleled experiences for athletes and their families across the country. Primetime Tournaments has worked hard to create and execute some of the top events in the Midwest over the past 15 years.
“We are in our 15th year running youth events and in our 2nd year in fastpitch. We are excited to move forward with Triple Crown Sports,” said Jay Darnell, president of Primetime Tournaments. “We are excited to be hosting all our fastpitch events at our turf facilities. TrackMan with video for hitters and Stalker Radars with video for pitchers will be used to gather data during tournaments.”
Here’s a quick look at the 2023 tournament offerings from Primetime Softball:
June 8-11: Triple Crown/Primetime Summer Opener
June 15-18: Triple Crown/Primetime Summer Bash
June 22-25: Triple Crown/Primetime State Championships – College World Series Format
June 29-July 2: Triple Crown/Primetime Red, White and Blue Classic
July 6-9: Triple Crown/Primetime Summer Championships
July 13-16: Triple Crown/Primetime Midwest Collegiate
July 20-23: Triple Crown/Primetime Great Lakes
July 27-30: Triple Crown/Primetime National Championship
“Triple Crown Sports is proud to announce its partnership with Primetime Softball. They are producing high-quality softball events in the Midwest and are using state-of-the-art technology to test and measure players who participate in their events,” said Matt Pilcher, national director of Triple Crown Series.
Primetime Fastpitch Series