PONY Nationals: Welcome

Welcome to the 2014 PONY Nationals 10U-18U Championship Tournament

Loudoun County, Virginia

This is the offical website of the 2014 PONY Nationals to be held in Loudoun County, VA. 

July 18-26, 2014

10U, 12U and 14U PONY Nationals will be held July 18-23, 2014

16U and 18U PONY Nationals will be held July 22-26, 2014

Check out the "Gift Bag Exchange" tab for information on how to win a $200 gift card for your team and help feed those in need.


Tournament Schedules are Posted
Click HERE 
The updated 18U schedule has been emailed to all teams.  Please check with your coach for updates! 
  
PONY Scholarships!
This year 16 high school grads will be awarded $1500 each towards their college tuition.
For more information and the application click HERE.  

TOURNAMENT SHIRT PRE-ORDERS!

 PONY Nationals Apparel is now available for online pre-order on the T-shirt Pre-order Tab on the left.  


 
Washington Nationals Discount Tickets
While in town for the PONY Nationals why not check out the Washington Nationals as they play the Milwaukee Brewers at Nats Park. 
Nats Park is only a 45 min drive from Sterling or you can take the Metro and get dropped off right at the stadium.
Click HERE for ticket details!

Lunch or Dinner Delivered to your Hotel! 
 
After a long day at the field the last thing you want to do is figure out where to take the team to eat.  We have partnered with Firehouse Subs to make this decsion easier.  You can now pre-order your lunch or dinner and Firehouse Subs will deliver it right to your hotel.  It can't get any easier than this.  Take a look at the Firehouse Subs menu, call in your order and the time and place you want luch or dinner delivered and it will be there when and where you want it.
Click HERE for menu
Click HERE for box lunch order form

NEW QUALIFICATION PROCESS 

10U-14U teams may now qualify for the 2014 PONY Nationals by playing in 3 PONY tournaments or 2 PONY tournaments if a team finishes in the top 2 in one of those events.

16U and 18U teams may now qualify for the 2014 PONY Nationals by playing in 1 PONY qualifier.

Host berths can be earned by teams hosting PONY Qualifiers.

All teams can earn an automatic berth to PONY Nationals by playing in the PONY Mid-Atlantic Championship in Loudoun County, July 12 and 13, 2014 and one other PONY qualifier.

  If team registrations exceed tournament capacity, host berths and tournament champions will be given preference in registration prior to tournament entry deadline.  Tournament winners will receive preference on tournament seeding.


10U, 12U and 14U INFO

July 18- Mandatory Manager Meeting (12:00 pm @ Holiday Inn 45425 Holiday Dr., Dulles, VA 20166)

July 19-23 Play begins (7 Game format-4 Pool Games followed by 3 Game Bracket)

10U Division will play into a split bracket (Gold and Sliver) and top 4 teams in each will receive awards.

 All games are 1:30, finish the inning (Pending weather)

REGISTRATION FEE: $800

GATE FEE: $400

This is a "Stay to Play" event and all out of town teams must use The Zenith Group for housing or teams will be required to pay a $600 housing fee at check in.


16U and 18U INFO

16U and 18U PONY Nationals will be held July 22-26, 2014

 THE 16 AND 18U DIVISIONS WILL BE LIMiTED TO 80 TEAMS TOTAL.  YOUR SPOT IN THE TOURNAMENT IS NOT SECURED UNTIL PAYMENT IS RECEIVED!

July 22- Mandatory Manager Meeting (7:00 pm @ Holiday Inn, 45425 Holiday Dr., Dulles, VA 20166)

July 23-26 Play begins (7 Game format-4 Pool Games followed by 3 Game Bracket)

12U-18U Divisions the top 8 in each will receive awards.

All games are 1:30, finish the inning (Pending weather)

REGISTRATION FEE: $800

GATE FEE: $400

This is a "Stay to Play" event and all out of town teams must use The Zenith Group for housing or teams will be required to pay a $600 housing fee at check in