Competitive Baseball League

Blake Marchant

League Director

League Description

CBL of Iowa General information                      

The CBL is a league designed for competitive tournament baseball teams.

The CBL will be held at Des Moines Metro fields.

The CBL will be sanctioned by Iowa USSSA Baseball.

The CBL will be officiated by Iowa USSSA baseball umpires.

League Structure

All teams playing CBL will be provided 10 games (no season ending tournament)

League play will be divided by division.  Combinations of A/AA and/or AAA/Major for example may occur based on numbers of teams per division registered.

Teams will earn 200 USSSA points for participating in the league.

Game length will be a 1 hour 30 minute drop dead time limit. Each half inning will have a 4 run max scored per inning.

Cost

League Fee: $1270/team ages 11-14 and $1060/team ages 7-10U (one umpire)

Any applicable tax will be added to all league registrations.

Game Schedule

Games will be scheduled at the mandatory scheduling meeting. Date TBD.

Games played Monday through Friday. (an occasional weekend if available)

League play begins the week of June 15th and end the week of August 10th weather permitting.

Weeknight League play game times are 5:00pm, 6:45pm and 8:30pm.

USSSA

Current Iowa USSSA rules will be followed.  All teams must be registered with USSSA.

Teams will earn 200 USSSA points for participating in the league.

Miscellaneous

Registration Deadline is June 3rd, 2020.

Practice packages may be offered depending on field space.  If practice space is available, registration and payment ($35/hr) will be on a first come first served basis.  Teams will be notified of practice opportunity after the league schedule is complete.

Umpires – Ages 7-14 will have one umpire due to COVID-19.

Each team is responsible for bringing 2 game balls to each game.  Game balls must be non or slightly used regulation leather baseballs.  Teams may retain the balls at the conclusion of each game

Each site is responsible for its own communication (rainout etc).

CBL at Holiday Park will be conducted by Sportsplex West.  Fields maintained by Iowa Cubs Sports Turf management.

CBL at Walnut Creek will be conducted by Walnut Creek Baseball and fields maintained by Walnut Creek Baseball.

2020 CBL Scheduling Meeting

Date: TBD

Where: Zoom Meeting Online

How it works:

  1. Teams will be selected in random order to pick the game time and location that they want to play.After going through the order, the next round will be in reverse order.There will be 5 rounds of location selection.
  2. Match ups will be predetermined using a random scheduling software program and be presented to the coaches.
  3. Each team will choose 5 game times of their choice (one at a time) and the opponent will be already listed based on the predetermined match ups.
  4. Game slots will be presented to all coaches and only the number of games a division needs will be available.
  5. For example: Team #1 will have first pick.That coach will then choose the location and time and the matchup associated with that team will be placed into that slot as well.

   12:30

   7U

DCG Mustangs
Iowa Saints
Iowa Sticks Red
Iowa Sticks White
Iowa Storm
Norwalk Naturals
WDM Cubs

   14U

Ankeny Blaze AA
Des Moines Irish AAA
Central Iowa Redbirds AA
Ninjas AA
Titans-Navy AA
Walnut Creek Thunderbolts A
WDM Saints AAA

   1:15

   10U AAA/MAJ

Des Moines Cubs 10U MAJ
Iowa Sticks Red MAJ
Iowa Sticks White AAA
Magic MAJ
Norwalk Naturals AAA
Roughriders MAJ

   11U AAA/MAJ

DM Spartans AAA
Iowa Impact AAA
Iowa Stars MAJ
Iowa Sticks Red AAA
Iowa Sticks SBA AAA
Waukee Lightning - GS MAJ
Westside Aces AAA

   9U AAA/MAJ

ADM Tigers AAA
Bondurant Bluejays MAJ
DCG Mustangs Baseball 9U MAJ
Iowa Gators AAA
Iowa Saints MAJ
Iowa Sticks Red AAA
Iowa Sticks White AAA
Norwalk Nitro 9U AAA

   2:00

   13U A/AA

DCG Mustangs Baseball AA
Indianola Baseball Club A
Iowa Metro Knights AA
Iowa Scorpions A
Johnston Strikers AA
Midwest Shock AAA
Mustang Red A
Newton Crush AA
Van Meter Bulldogs AA
Waukee Lightning 13U AA
Waukee Rampage A
WDM Titans A
West Des Moines Bulldogs A

   8U - American

Ankeny Arsenal
Des Moines Cubs 8U
DCG Mustangs 8U
Iowa Bulls
Iowa Sticks Red
Knights
Mustangs Red Wilkens
Norwalk Naturals
Waukee Sharks
Waukee Wolves

   8U - National

Ankeny Magic 8U
Central Iowa Velocity
Dirtbags
Iowa Sticks Black
Iowa Sticks White
Mustangs Red Zehring
Norwalk Elite
Norwalk United
Waukee Whalers
WDM Storm

   3:00

   11U A/AA - American

ADM Tiger C-C-C AA
Carlisle Wildcats AA
DCG Mustangs 2027 AA
DCG Stampede AA
Grand Slam Titans AA
Iowa Iron Hawks AA
Iowa Sticks White AA
Waukee Crush AA
Waukee Dirt Dogs AA
Waukee Wild AA
WDM Miners AA

11U A/AA - National

515 Select Rippers AA
Ankeny Jaghawks AA
Central Iowa Dirt Kickers AA
Comets Baseball AA
Game Ready Grey A
Heat AA
Norwalk Force AA
Warriors AA
Waukee Lightning AA
Waukee Panthers A
WDM Tigers AA

   12U

Bearcats AA
Chopstix AA
DCG Mustangs Baseball AA
Des Moines Demons AA
Indianola Tribe AA
Iowa Sticks White AA
Iowa Sticks SBA Nielsen AA
Knoxville AA
WDM Blaze AAA
WDM Lions AAA
WDM Knights - Blue A
WDM Knights - White AA

   4:00

   10U A/AA

ADM Tigers AA
Ankeny Arsenal AA
DCG Mustangs 2028 A
Des Moines Aces AA
Des Moines Stars A
Iowa Sticks Grey A
Iowa Sticks SBA Regulators A
Norwalk Warriors A
Redhawks A
The Bolts A
Waukee Bolts A
Waukee Cubs A
Waukee Force AA
Waukee Wolfpack A
Waukee Wolf Pack AA
Waukee Wolves AA
West Des Moines Vipers A

9U A/AA

Centennial Storm AA
DCG Bombers AA
DCG Mustangs Red AA
Iowa Rockhounds A
Iowa SeaWolves AA
Iowa Sticks SBA Raymer AA
Iowa Sticks SBA Dunker A
Norwalk Naturals AA
Tiger Heat A
Waukee Bandits AA
Waukee Bombers AA
Waukee Dirt Dogs AA
Waukee Flyers AA
Waukee Wolves AA
WDM Cubs A
WDM Iron Birds A
Waukee Red Sox AA

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