Central Plains Regional

Welcome to the 2022 Central Plains Regional!

The tournament will be held August 3rd through the 7th, along with a Welcome Banquet on August 2nd.

8 teams from South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa and North Dakota will compete for a coveted spot in the 2022 American Legion World Series in Shelby, NC.

Welcome Banquet:
The Welcome Banquet will be held at the Monument starting at 6PM.

We will introduce all 8 teams, umpires and tournament officials. One member from each team will also be announced as a “Spirit of the Hills” nominee. Mark Ellis, Post 22 Alumni and 12 year MLB player, will be our guest speaker.

The banquet is open to the public. Cost is $30. You can purchase tickets here. Please note, you will not receive an actual ticket. Your name will be on a list at the door.

The theme of our Banquet is “Baseball”. Please wear your favorite baseball shirt or jersey. A delicious meal will be provided!

Tournament Info:
The tournament will kick off at 9:30AM on Wednesday, August 3rd. You can see a full schedule of games here.

Our opening ceremonies will take place right before the final game on August 3rd. We will announce the winner of the “Spirit of the Hills” Award as well as announce all the teams participating.

Ticket prices are:
All seats are general admission except the blue reserved premium seat area between the dugouts.

Tournament Passes:

  • Adult Tournament Pass: $40
  • *Premium Seat Tournament Pass: $50
  • Student/Senior/Military Tournament Pass: $30
  • 12 and Under are always Free

Tournament Day Passes:

  • Adult Day Pass: $20
  • *Premium Seat Day Pass: $25
  • Student/Senior/Military Tournament Pass: $15

*We have some reserved “Premium Seats” available that are in the lower bowl of our stadium. If you purchase one of these passes, this will be your reserved seat for the entire tournament. If you are interested in purchasing these, please email books@post22baseball.com for a list of available seats.

Hotel Info:

Along with South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, our host hotels for parents and fans are:

  • South Dakota School of Mines & Technology:  $110/night + $20 for linen bundle (605) 394-6774 or summerconferencing@sdsmt.edu
    • 2 or 4 bedroom suites
    • Private Bathrooms
    • Access to Wellness Center, pool tables, ping pong & foosball.
  • Cambria/MainStay Suites: $169-$189/night. Limited number of rooms.  (605) 721-7351
    • Mention American Legion Central Plains Regional Tournament