PRESENTED BY

All-Star Second Baseman Ian Kinsler

Ian Kinsler is the 2nd Baseman for the Detroit Tigers. Kinsler is a four-time All Star, and a member of the Sporting News' 2009 list of the 50 greatest current players in baseball. He is known as a five-tool player, hitting for average and power, and excelling in baserunning, throwing and fielding.

When asked about the upcoming tournament, Ian said "It's always great when you have a chance to give back to the community. This tournament is a wonderful opportunity to educate today's youth on the game of baseball that we all love."

We are excited for this tournament to be held at the brand new baseball complex in Batesville, Arkansas. These new fields will be a shining example of what can be done when a community has a vision for the future.

Check back soon for more information.

Tournament Info

Ian Kinsler Classic

Tournament will be held at the all-new Batesville Baseball Complex located at the old North Complex just a few minutes north of Batesville, Arkansas.

September 11th-13th 2015

TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION IS OPEN.

Registration Fee: $285 for 9-14 / $150 for 8 and under

Register Now

Look who's Coming



Questions - Contact: Randy Bearce, Tournament Director - 870.351.1024 - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Check In Upon Arrival




Upon arrival at the tournament please check in your team immediatedly at one of the following locations depending on where your first game is located.

Tournament Entry Fees must be paid before you play your first game. Make checks payable to "For the Kids of Arkansas, Inc." Please be sure to check your brackets in advance to see when and where you will be playing.

  • Main Complex games check in at Main Concession
    with Randy Bearce
  • Lyon College & Southside check in at Main Gate with Mike Watts

Tournament Rules


No Dogs, Bicycles, or Scooters in the ballpark.

NO DRINK COOLERS! NO EXCEPTIONS!

A small cooler with towels that has been inspected by our gate keeper is allowed.

NO SMOKING IN THE PARK COMPLEX! NO EXCEPTIONS!

Please check the 2015 USSSA Rules/Bylaws and Bat Standards.

Ian Kinsler Sportsmanship Award



Ian Kinsler Sportsmanship Award

Ian Kinsler believes in the spirit of the game and wanted to do something special for players who lead by example.

Each team will receive an Ian Kinsler signed baseball to award to the player that shows outstanding sportsmanship.

Batesville Hotels


Holiday Inn Express - Website - 870-698-2700

Econo Lodge - Website - 870-698-1855

Ramada Batesville - Website - 870-698-1800

Super 8 Batesville - Website - 870-793-5888

Comfort Suites - Website - 870-698-1900

Economy Inn - 870-793-3871

Expanded Hotel Info from the Batesville Chamber of Commerce

Brackets & Results

Brackets for the upcoming tournament are posted below. Updates to these brackets will be posted as necessary. Results will be posted as they become available.

FALL AA/AAA/Major Policy
DUE TO THE LACK OF TEAMS PARTICIPATING IN THE FALL ALL TOURNAMENTS ARE OPEN. IF A DVISION HAS AT LEAST 4 AAA/MAJOR TEAMS THEY WILL BE BRACKETED INTO AN OPEN DIVISION IN BRACKET PLAY AFTER POOL PLAY IF THERE ARE 4 OR MORE AA TEAMS AS WELL.



7 Coach Pitch Bracket

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8 Coach Pitch Bracket

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9's (46/65) Bracket

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10's (46/65) Bracket

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11's (50/70) Bracket

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12's (50/70) Bracket

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13's (54/80) Bracket

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14's (60/90) Bracket

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