Location:St. Louis, Mo.
Dates:July 23-28, 2018
Tournament Contact:  Megan Schallom | mschallom@usasoftball.com
Entry Fee:Full amount of $3,000 - Checks payable to USA Softball
Deposit: Non-refundable $1,000
All fees sent to:  USA Softball
Attn: Megan Schallom
2801 NE 50th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73111

Format:Five-game guarantee, three pool play games, double-elimination bracket into single Championship Game.  Blind-draw for bracket play with protection of 1st and 2nd place finishers from 2017 JO Cup. No college players are eligible to participate in this event.
Entry Procedure:Maximum of 32 teams for each division (14-Under, 16-Under, and 18-Under) will be invited

The USA Softball Junior Olympic (JO) Cup will feature a maximum of 32 of the nation's elite softball clubs in the 14U, 16U and 18U division.

This tournament also serves as an opportunity for evaluation by the USA Softball coaching staff and the Women's National Team Selection Committee (WNTSC).

"What a great opportunity to have some of the best teams coming together to play in a tournament that has prestige.  We will find out who the most competitive programs in the country are now!  The entire USA Softball Coaching Staff will be present also to evaluate these players for our future National Teams."USA Softball Women's National Team Head Coach Ken Eriksen