As announced in November 2019, Baseball WA will be sending a team on the pathway of the Bronco World Series to the Bronco Asia Pacific tournament.
This is a pathway for athletes league aged 10, 11 and 12 years old who are not in a team participating in the Little League National Championships. This team will be selected out of the Little League State Championship from the teams that do not achieve qualification for the nationals, including Tiger Academy.
LEAGUE AGE - age as at 31 August 2020
This is an opportunity for players that are may not otherwise get to experience a charter-like tournament event.
Our team will play in the Asia Pacific tournament to take place in China* from June 15 to 19 with the team leaving 3-4 days early to play scratch matches in China and experience local tourist opportunities.
* tournament organisers are monitoring the situation with the Coronavirus and a decision on a change of location if required will be known next month.
Should the team win the tournament it will progress to the World Series in Laredo, Texas from July 31 to August 3.
The trip is self-funded and expected cost around $3,500 pp.
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