Prep Baseball Report Arizona State Games Baseball Tournament continues summer of tournament tourism in Surprise
Surprise, AZ (June 13, 2019) For the second weekend in a row, more than 1,500 players from across the country will visit Surprise Stadium and Recreation Campus for the first ever Prep Baseball Report (PBR) Arizona State Games.
Over 35 teams from Arizona, California, Colorado, Missouri and New Mexico will compete Thursday, June 13 through Sunday, June 16. Games will take place at the Kansas City Royals practice facilities at 15960 N. Bullard Ave., beginning at 9 a.m. each day.
Admission is $10 per person daily or $20 per person for a tournament pass. Tickets will be available the day of the event at the main entrance of the Kansas City Royals practice facility. Only credit cards will be accepted.
Since its inception in 2005, the Prep Baseball Report has evolved into one of the country’s biggest and most respected independent scouting services. The mission of the Prep Baseball Report is to scout and promote amateur baseball - high school, junior college and college - and, ultimately, help athletes achieve their dreams of playing baseball at the next level.
For more information about the PBR Arizona State Games, please visit the PBR Tournament page.
This is just the first of the top youth sports tourism events in store for the Surprise Stadium and Recreation Campus this summer. Athletes, coaches and fans are awaiting the second weekend of Prep Baseball Report’s Arizona State Games (June 20-23), USA Baseball U16 West National Championships (June 30-July 8), and Perfect Game WWBA West National Championships (July 12-18 & July 19-25).
By the end of July, the six scheduled baseball tournaments will bring in over 7,800 players and 30,000+ attendees, generating over 1,500 room nights - sparking Surprise’s local economy with hotel stays, and purchases of food, gas and more.
City of Surprise Sports & Tourism Department
The City of Surprise Sports & Tourism Department is responsible for managing Major League Baseball Spring Training at Surprise Stadium, shared-use facility partnerships with Ottawa University, major tennis tournaments and tourism driven events, festivals and sports tournaments.