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Sport York welcomes USA Team Softball 16U/18U Class A State Tournaments

York, PA (21 June 2018) — The USA Team Softball 16U and 18U Class A State Tournaments are set for Friday through Sunday, June 22-24, at Memorial Park, 901 Vander Ave., York.

Collectively, the softball tournament is expected to bring 228 players and their families to York County and generate more than $287,000 in economic benefits.

The tournament for Girls Fast Pitch will include 19 teams from across Pennsylvania. The entire team list may be found here. Bracket schedules are available here and pool schedules available here. College coaches have been welcomed to attend.

The Sport York Program is an initiative created by the York County Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) and is designed to generate additional economic impact to York County. Sport York positions York County as a premier sports destination in Pennsylvania because of the area’s dynamic facilities and central location on the East Coast. Learn more about Sport York by visiting www.yorkpa.org/sports.

“York County’s sports visitors have the highest spending of any visitor type and generate the greatest economic return on investment for our community,” said Laura Gurreri, Acting President of the York County CVB. “Every returning event is a testament to our versatile facilities, exceptional value and convenient location.”

The York County CVB’s mission is to maximize tourism expenditures and their economic impact in York County, PA, through comprehensive tourism sales and marketing programs. The Vision of the York County CVB is for a York County where tourism is recognized for the value of its economic impact and its role in raising the profile of York County as a sought-after destination. For more information on the York County Convention & Visitors Bureau, call 1-888-858-9675 or visit www.yorkpa.org.