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ISC 75th To Kitchener

Kitchener & Findlay | by Fred Wallace  

Interview with Jim Hallman of Kitchener Fastball Promotion

Kitchener Fastball Promotions is happy to announce that Kitchener will host the 2021 International Softball Congress World Tournament at Peter Hallman Ball Yard in Kitchener

2021 marks the 75th anniversary of the ISC World Tournament

This will be the 6th time Kitchener will host the ISC World Tournament.  Clubs  from across Canada and the USA will compete with players on their rosters from around the world. 

Kitchener has hosted this tournament in 2002, 2006, 2007, 2014 and 2018.

Bernie Burnett, tournament chair said "We look forward to working with the ISC to make this 75th anniversary tournament an event to remember".

 

 

ISC Release

The International Softball Congress (ISC) is pleased to announce that the 2021 ISC World Tournament, its 75th Anniversary, will be played in Kitchener, Ontario.

“This is a milestone event for the ISC and Kitchener is one of the premier destinations on the fastball calendar with a great facility at Peter Hallman Ball Yard, a terrific and knowledgeable fan base and a strong group of volunteers,” said Larry Fisher, ISC Executive Director. “We believe that our 75th Anniversary will be an event to remember.”

“Kitchener Fastpitch Promotions is very excited to be hosting the 75th anniversary of the International Softball Congress World Tournament in August of 2021. KFP has hosted this tournament 5 times previously.

2018 Committee Chair Bernie Burnett, will once again head a very experienced group of volunteers, to ensure the best experience for competitors and fans alike.

Jim Hallman announced as well, that the Kitchener Hallman Twins will once again be the host team, and will be gunning for an ISC World Tournament Championship on home soil, after coming close in previous tournaments.

The location will be at the Peter Hallman Ballyard in Kitchener, which is a favorite facility for many.“

The ISC is planning a number of events in conjunction with its 75th Anniversary tournament which will be announced in the lead-up to the 2021 ISC World Tournament. Look for additional information to be added to the ISC web site at www.iscfastpitch.com.

The ISC World Tournament is the annual men’s fastball (fastpitch softball) world club team championship. Players from more than a dozen countries compete in the week-long event to crown the ISC World Tournament Champion. New York Gremlins, from Clifton Park, NY, are the defending champions and will look to win their second straight title in Denmark, WI in August 2019. Moline, IL will host the 74th Annual ISC World Tournament in August 2020, their 5th time as host.

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