2022 Babe Ruth 13-Year-Old Southeast Regional Baseball Championship

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The Altamonte Baseball Academy has been selected by Babe Ruth Baseball to host the 2022 Babe Ruth 13-Year-Old Southeast Regional Baseball Championship at Eastmonte Park from July 26 to 31, 2022. State champions from Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia, along with the Altamonte Springs host team, will compete for the championship and qualify for the Babe Ruth World Series in Glen Allen, VA.  

Opening ceremonies are Tuesday, July 26 at 6:15 p.m. and will include team introductions, a message from Altamonte Springs Mayor Pat Bates and the ceremonial first pitch. Tournament play begins Wednesday, July 27 at 9 a.m. Teams continue tournament play through the remainder of the week with the championship game scheduled for Sunday, July 31. Food and souvenirs will be available for purchase throughout the tournament.  

2022 Championship Game Schedule

Team Registration

The team manager for each team that is advancing is required to submit a Team Registration Form within 48 hours of completion of the State tournament. 

A copy of the official Babe Ruth team photo with the manager, coaches, and players identified must be emailed to Joe Abramowitz at JAbramowitz@altamonte.org within 24 hours of the conclusion of the State tournament. 

Team Representative Check In

Eastmonte Park | 830 Magnolia Drive | Altamonte Springs, FL 32714

A manager or coach  is required to check in at the Eastmonte Civic Center on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 between 3 and 5 p.m. During check-in, the Southeast Regional Representative, along with the Host Tournament Director or assistant, will check all credentials, collect state flags and team payment if applicable.

Pre-Tournament Meeting

Eastmonte Park | 830 Magnolia Drive | Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

The mandatory pre-tournament meeting will be held at Eastmonte Park on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 at 5 p.m. This meeting is for team managers, UIC umpires, and tournament officials. The Regional Representative appointed by the Regional Commissioner will review playing rules for the tournament and answer any questions. One member of each team is required to attend.    

Ice Breaker

Eastmonte Park | 830 Magnolia Drive | Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

The Ice Breaker event will be held at Eastmonte Park on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 starting at 5:00 p.m. Players and coaches will be served dinner from Bubbalou’s Bodacious Bar-B-Que. The menu includes a choice of hamburger, cheeseburger, hot dog or chicken strips, fries, rolls and butter, sweet and unsweet tea or lemonade and a brownie. Parents are also able to purchase a meal at $10.50 per person. 

Immediately following dinner, the home run derby will begin, players, coaches and families will be able to cheer on their team’s participant. Interactive activities will also be available including a rock wall, playground, inflatables and photo stations.

Opening Ceremony

Eastmonte Park | 830 Magnolia Drive | Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

Opening ceremonies will take place at Eastmonte Park on Tuesday, July 26 at 6:15 p.m. All team players and coaches need be on-site no later than 5:30 p.m. The event includes team introductions, a message from Altamonte Springs Mayor Pat Bates and the ceremonial first pitch. Families and guests are encouraged to attend. Players and coaches should wear their team Jersey and Hat.     

Host Hotel

Need a place to stay? To make a reservation, visit the Embassy Suites Website  to learn more or call call 800-445-8667.

Additional Hotel Accommodations

T-Shirt Pre-Orders

Tournament T-shirts are available for pre-order by team only. Individual pre-orders are not available. 

Send your pre-order to JAbramowitz@altamonte.org. Pre-order payments are collected at the pre-tournament meeting. 

All pre-orders must be submitted by Wednesday, July 20, 2022 at 12 p.m. Shirts are available in sizes: Youth Small, Youth Medium, Youth Large, Adult Small, Adult Medium, Adult Large, Adult X Large, Adult XX Large and Adult XXX Large. Cost is $15 per shirt. 

T-shirts are also available for purchase on-site while supplies last.  

Team/Player Photos

SD School Photography & Publishing will be on-site taking team and individual action shots. Team pictures can also be prearranged. More details to come.

Things to Do

While you're in town, check out all of the amenities Altamonte Springs and Seminole County have to offer. Learn more at www.DoOrlandoNorth.com.

Sponsorships

Sponsorship opportunities are also available for businesses to support youth athletics and the Altamonte Springs community. 

For more tournament information or to become a sponsor, contact the ABA at (407) 571-8806 or ABA@altamonte.org.

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