Softball

The Special Olympics Iowa State Softball Tournament is proudly sponsored by Sammons Financial Group.

softball-team-dugoutThe Special Olympics Iowa State Softball Tournament sponsored by Sammons Financial Group highlights the end of summer each August. Athletes play slow-pitch softball, which involves two teams of 10 athletes each. Softball can also be played as a Unified Sport, joining athletes with and without intellectual disabilities on the same team.

Individual skills competition is also offered to allow athletes to train and compete in basic softball skills. The development of these key skills is necessary prior to advancing to team competition. These skills include base running, batting, fielding and throwing.

Event Details

Softball Skills Competition- Manning
Date:
July 6, 2017
Registration Deadline:
June 16, 2017
Location:
IKM-Manning High School, Manning

Softball Skills Competition- Muscatine 
Date: July 8, 2017
Registration Deadline: June 16, 2017
Location: TBD

West Central Conference Softball Tournament 
Date: July 8, 2017
Registration Deadline: June 16, 2017
Location: Des Moines

East Central Conference Softball Tournament 
Date: July 15, 2017
Registration Deadline: June 16, 2017
Location: Ellis Park, Cedar Rapids

State Softball Tournament
Date
: August 5, 2017
Area Registration Deadline: June 16, 2017
State Registration Deadline: July 21, 2017
Locations: Prairie Ridge Sports Complex, Ankeny

 

Event Links

Participation Forms
Softball Rules