NORTH COAST ELITE - Laurie Mendenhall Memorial - Ages 14u - 18u
Tournament Dates: 06/24/21 - 06/27/21
Age Group(s) and Cost:  18U ($1200.00) , 17U ($1200.00) , 16U ($1200.00) , 15U ($1100.00) , 14U (60/90) ($700.00) ,

This is the Tournaments 13th year and in 2021 we will again be making this our Showcase Event.  This Tournament is highly scouted due to the level of competition and the athletes that participate.  We have many DI , DII,  DIII,  NAIA and Jr College Coaches that attend on an annual basis .  
Remember - Good Players and Good Teams attract the Scouts !!!!


We will again be using many College Fields, and top high school facilites -- Mt Union University, Baldwin Wallace, Louisville HS, and Hudson HS's new turf to name a few. 

We are also again proud to partner with the Ohio Longhorns Organization to honor the late Mother of one of their current players.  Laurie Mendenhall was a beloved wife and loving mother who left this earth at the youthful age of 44 -- she was a Baseball Mom from a Baseball Family.  Her enthusiasm and energy for her family as well other team mates families is an inspiration and example for all to follow.  In her honor we will be donating some of the proceeds of this event to a Local Charity.

We will have College Umpires for most  16u - 18u games.  The 15u - 16u - 17u and 18u teams -- there will be a 5 game minimum  The 15u, 16u , 17u, and 18u teams will start play on Thursday - June 20th.  The local teams should be available to play at 10am with out of town teams ready to play at 1pm.

14u teams -- there will be a 4 game minimum  Games will be played on High School Diamonds  and the Championship Round on a turf field.  Games will start on Friday - June 21st -- teams need to be ready to play at 10am.

Umpire fees are covered with your entry fee.  

Note - This is a stay to play event -- meaning if you plan to use local hotels you must work through our Lodging Partner - Team Inn. Please click the button below to book your hotel room with Team Inn.  Please visit our Hotels page for more details regarding our lodging policy. 

Teams Registered:

  Teams Registered for 2021

             14U
Pittsburgh Diamond Dawgs Gold
Spikes Baseball - Hahn
IVL White
Premier Ohio Pastors-Bores
Jackson Purple
Force Ohio Coleman
Locos Express
Akron As Holodnak
Rawlings DB Select

            15U
BHM Buckeyes
Ohio Spikes - Weisel
Ohio Longhorns 
Jackson Purple
Jackson Gold
Akadema Naturals
Diamond Boys Showcase
Lake Center Tigers
Aces Elite - Guscoff
Midwest Stars North
B2 Bulls Taylor

            16U
Ohio Spikes - Collins
GlenOak Summer Eagles
Ohio Longhorns- DeMarino
Premier Ohio - Winston
Ohio Pilots - King
Hiland Hawks
Midwest Stars Knox
CLE Prospects
Premier Ohio TH
Diamond Boys Showcase

       17U/18U
Ohio Spikes - Knott
Rawlings DB Select
Premier Ohio - Abella
Steve's Sports
American Elite
Premier Ohio - Borgia
Ohio Mavericks
Andys 9ers
Ohio Spikes - Tabaka
Ohio Longhorns
Premier Ohio - Stolarski
NEO Elite Black
Force Ohio - Coleman





 

 

                 


 

2021 Tournament Schedule
Tournament Dates Schedule/Results
TEAM SPORTS OPENING DAY CLASSIC - Ages 9u - 14u ( Entry Fee $195 ) 04/17-04/18
MUDDY DIAMONDS CLASSIC - Youngstown - Ages 9u - 14u 04/23-04/25
NORTH COAST COMMUNITY CLASSIC - Community Teams Only Event - Ages 9u - 14u 04/30-05/02
DROPPIN BOMBS FOR MOM - Nations State Qualifier - Ages 9u-14u 05/07-05/09
OHIO COMMUNITY CLASSIC - Community Teams Only Event - Ages 9u - 14u 05/14-05/16
5 TOOL CLASSIC - USSSA State Qualifier - Ages 11u - 14u 05/21-05/23
THE GAME HAT SHOOTOUT - 15 FREE Team Hats w/Entry - Ages 8u - 16uu 05/29-05/31
STEEL VALLEY MEMORIAL DAY COMMUNITY CLASSIC - CommunityTeams Only Event - Ages 8u - 13u 05/29-05/31
BUCKEYE CLASSIC - Ages 9u - 18u 06/04-06/06
NORTH CANTON SHOOTOUT - Community Teams Only - Ages 9u - 13u 06/04-06/06
ONE NATION BASEBALL STATE CHAMPIONSHIP 06/10-06/13
BATTLE IN THE ( 330 ) - Youngstown - Ages 8u - 16u 06/11-06/13
FASTBALLS & FIREWORKS - Community Teams Only Event 06/18-06/20
NORTH COAST ELITE - Laurie Mendenhall Memorial - Ages 14u - 18u 06/24-06/27
THE UNCLE SAM SLAM - Ages 14u - 18u 07/01-07/04
FREEDOM CLASSIC -- Youngstown - 8u-14u 07/03-07/04
JAKOB GEHRING MEMORIAL WOOD BAT TOURNAMENT - Ages 14u -18u 07/08-07/11
BLUE CHIP CLASSIC - Ages 9u - 14u 07/09-07/11
DUSTY DIAMONDS CLASSIC - Ages 14u - 18u 07/15-07/18
2022 FIRST PITCH SHOWDOWN 04/08-04/10
2022 MUDDY DIAMONDS 9U-14U 04/22-04/24
2022 NORTH COAST COMMUNITY CLASSIC 04/29-05/01
2022 DROPPIN BOMBS FOR MOMS {State Qualifier for all sanctions} 9u-14u 05/06-05/08
2022 OHIO COMMUNITY CLASSIC 9u-14u 05/13-05/15
2022 ONB CASH BASH SHOWDOWN 9U-14U 05/20-05/22
2022 SALUTE TO THE HEROES-FREE CAMO GAMERS-9u-16u 05/27-05/30
2022 FREE CAMO GAMERS EVENT- Community Teams only 9u-13u 05/28-05/30
2022 NORTH CANTON SHOOTOUT -Community teams 9u-14u 06/03-06/05
2022 FUTURE PROSPECTS SHOWCASE 11u-15u 06/03-06/05
2022 ONE NATION BASEBALL YOUTH STATE CHAMPIONSHIP 9u-14u 06/09-06/12
2022 NORTH COAST ELITE WORLD SERIES 14u-18u 06/16-06/19
2022 DADDY BALL WEEKEND -Community teams only 9u-14u 06/17-06/19
2022 TOP GUN WORLD SERIES 11u-15u 06/23-06/26
2022 SUMMER SHOOTOUT {Community teams only 9u-14u 06/24-06/26
2022 ONE NATION HIGH SCHOOL OHIO STATE CHAMPIONSHIP 15U-18U 06/30-07/03
2022 FREEDOM CLASSIC 9u-14u 07/01-07/04
2022 JAKOB GEHRING MEMORIAL WOOD BAT TOURNAMENT - Ages 14u -18u 07/07-07/10
2022 ROCK N ROLL CLASSIC 9u-13u 07/08-07/10
2022 DUSTY DIAMOND -14u-15u-16u 07/14-07/17