Game schedule released for the 2014 ISF X Junior Mens World Championship
CITY — The International Softball Federation (ISF), softball’s world governing
body, recently announced the game schedule for the 10-nation ISF X Junior Men’s
World Championship, scheduled to take place July 11-20 in Whitehorse, Yukon,
Canada. Team USA looks to improve their fifth-place finish at the
previous World Championships in Parana, Argentina.
USA will open play against Denmark July 11 at 7:30 p.m. PDT (see below link for
complete USA game schedule) and will continue pool play through July 18.
Playoffs begin at 1:30 p.m. PDT on July 19 and end with the Gold Medal game at
4 p.m. on July 20.
here to see the complete schedule.
The 10 teams that
will compete are: Argentina, Australia, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark,
Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore and USA.
to the ISF Jr. Men’s World Championship, the team will compete in a series of
exhibition games in along the west coast of the United States. The six-day tour
will begin in California and continue north to Washington just prior to the
team departing for Whitehorse.
“Road to Whitehorse, Yukon” Tour schedule
1 Hayward, Calif.
Larry Standley Field 7
2 Stockton, Calif.
3 Medford, Ore.
4 Salem, Ore.
Wallace Marine Park 5
can be purchased at the gate of each event
complete team roster, including coaches, can be found here. Visit www.USASoftball.com throughout the summer
and leading up to and during the 10th ISF Junior Men’s World Championship for
the tournament schedule and any additional updates and announcements.
Plant City, Florida (USA), the ISF is a member of the World Baseball Softball
Confederation (WBSC), the world governing body for the sport which is
recognized by the International Olympic Committee and SportAccord (formerly the
General Association of International Sports Federations). Softball (women’s
fast pitch) made its Olympic debut at the 1996 Games in Atlanta. There are 127
affiliated countries in the ISF and millions of participants in the sport
The Amateur Softball Association, founded in 1933, is the National Governing
Body of softball in the United States and a member of the United States Olympic
Committee. The ASA has become one of the nation’s largest sports organizations
and now sanctions competition in every state through a network of 76 local
associations. The ASA has grown from a few hundred teams in the early days to
over 165,000 teams today, representing a membership of more than 2.5 million.
For more information on the ASA, visit http://www.asasoftball.com/.
About USA Softball
USA Softball is the brand created, operated and owned by the ASA that links the
USA Men’s, Women’s, Junior Boys’ and Junior Girls’ National Team programs
together. USA Softball is responsible for training, equipping and promoting
these four National Teams to compete in international and domestic
competitions. The USA Softball Women’s National Team is one of only two women’s
sports involved in the Olympic movement to capture three consecutive gold
medals at the Olympic Games since 1996. The U.S. women have also won nine World
Championship titles including the last seven consecutive as well as claimed
five World Cup of Softball titles. For more information about USA Softball,
please visit http://www.usasoftball.com/.