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The 2018 Bait Bucket Battle will take place in Bloomington, MN on Friday, June 8 through Sunday, June 10.

We are looking forward to having your team participate in this year's Bait Bucket Tournament 

This year we are pleased to announce some changes to the format of the tournament for levels U12 and U14.  U10 pricing will remain the same and offers a 3-game guarantee.  For U12 and U14 we will have pool play and bracket play with a 4-game guarantee.  
U12 and U14 boys games will begin on Friday, June 8th with game times starting as early as 3 p.m.  Games will be played through 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 10th.  Girls games will be held on Saturday and Sunday only.

We are once again hosting the boys games at Jefferson High School and Olson Middle School and the girls games at Westwood.  We have responded to feedback regarding parking and the use of offsite shuttle services and will have updates on this closer to the tournament.  

This year we will offer online rostering of teams to ensure a smooth check-in process on game day.  We will continue to offer vendors and many concession options on site.

Levels and cost
Boys U10: $500 for 3 games
Boys U12A: $650 for 4 games
Boys U12B: $650 for 4 games
Boys U14A: $650 for 4 games
Boys U14B: $650 for 4 games
Girls U10: $450 for 3 games
Girls U12A: $500 for 4 games
Girls U14A: $500 for 4 games

We look forward to having your team be a part of our tournament this year!

Cancellation Policy:
Note this information in regards to withdrawing from the tournament after registration.

• If a team chooses to withdraw between March 1 and March 31st, you will be refunded your registration fee minus a $150 administrative fee.

• If a team chooses to withdraw after March 31st, you will not be refunded your registration fee.

Inclement Weather Procedures:
The directors of The Bait Bucket Battle reserve the right to cancel, shorten, or reschedule tournament games due to inclement weather, poor field conditions, or player and fan safety concerns.  No refunds will be granted if these actions are necessary.  Field directors will communicate game changes via TourneyMachine.  Schedule changes will be available via TourneyMachine.  In the event of inclement weather, every effort will be made to move games to neighboring communities in an effort to play.

Kayne Weiler

BYLA President