07/10 - some dates for PONY and Connie Mack post-season

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Jim's unofficial notes on the 2019 Connie Mack (AABC) and PONY tournaments - 07/09/19

No guarantees - but this is what I could track down - note that some of the AABC qualifying tournaments are (to me) quite early in the summer (ie June).

AABC - http://aabc.usapremiersports.com/
PONY - https://www.pony.org/

Media -
*Farmington (NM) Daily News (03/18/19) "Changes announced for 2019 Connie Mack World Series" - http://baseballlmw.blogspot.com/2019/07/0709-2109-adrian-post-275-round-robin.html - highlights -
*start date is moved up one week (July 28-August 3)
*the expanded (17 teams) format has been abandoned - now 12 teams;
*Pool play / championship bracket continues "giving teams an equal shot at the title";
*

*MLive / Flint (07/08/19) "Connie Mack World Series qualifier comes to Flint" - https://www.mlive.com/sports/flint/2019/07/connie-mack-world-series-qualifier-comes-to-flint.html - highlights - "Connie Mack National Qualifier Tournament" -
*Wednesday 07/10 - Sunday 07/14;
*Locations - Broome Park (Flint, MI) and Mott Community College (Ernie Myers Field) and Whaley Park;
*Winner receives $10,000 of travel money to attend the Connie Mack World Series ;
*Sponsoring group - Greater Flint Baseball (Drew Johnson - commissioner);
*Eight teams -
Saginaw Means Stamping (MI)
Flint All-Stars (MI)
Michigan Bulls (MI)
Grossi (MI)
College Connect (MI)
TBD - Ontario (Canada)
TBD - Florida
TBD - Puerto Rico
*

*Flint/ABC12 "Flint prepared for national youth baseball tournament next week" - https://www.abc12.com/content/news/Flint-prepared-for-national-youth-baseball-tournament-next-week-512131932.html

Schedules?? - as best I can find -

*AABC regional schedules - http://aabc.usapremiersports.com/regionals/

*04/13-04/20 - PONY / Palomino Mexico Zone Championships - Ciudad de México (Mexico City) -

*05/01-05/04 - PONY / Palomino European Zone Championships - Paderborn, Germany -
8 teams -
1 - Paderborn (Germany) - champion
2 - TVC Stuttgart (Germany)
3 - Belgium National team
4 - Poland National team
4 - Netherlands United
4 - Swiss National Team
4 - North State Warriors (Netherlands)
8 - Paris University Club
*

*06/11-06/16 - AABC / Connie Mack WS Qualifier - Houston, TX (Frozen Ropes North Dallas - Florence)

*06/12-06/16 - AABC / Mickey Mantle (16u) South Plains Regional - Melissa TX

*06/25-06/29 - AABC / Mickey Mantle (16u) Mountain West/Canada Regional - Brighton, CO

*07/01-07/04 - PONY / Palomino Asia-Pacific Zone Championships - Japan
3 teams -
Chinese Taipei
Japan
Korea
*

*07/02-07/07 - AABC / Connie Mack WS Qualifier - Dallas, TX (Phenom Baseball Texas)

*07/03-07/07 - AABC / Connie Mack Atlantic Coast Regional - Troy, NY (South Troy Dodgers)

*07/03-07/07 - AABC / Connie Mack Mid-America Regional - Nashville, TN (Knights Baseball)

*07/09-07/14 - AABC / Connie Mack Montain West/Canada Regional - Cheyenne WY

*07/10-07/14 - AABC / Connie Mack Qualifier - Flint, MI;
8 teams -
Saginaw Means Stamping (MI)
Flint All-Stars (MI)
Michigan Bulls (MI)
Grossi (MI)
College Connect (MI)
TBD - Ontario (Canada)
TBD - Florida
TBD - Puerto Rico
*

*07/10-07/14 - AABC / Mickey Mantle (16u) Mid-America Regional -Coldwater, MI;

*07/11-07/14 - AABC / Connie Mack West Regional - "Southern California"

*07/11-07/14 - AABC / Mickey Mantle (16u) West Regional - "Southern California"

*07/17-07/21 - AABC / Mickey Mantle (16u) Atlantic Coast Regional - Albany, NY
*07/17-07/21 - AABC / Connie Mack South Plains Regional - Enid, OK

*07/24-28 - PONY / Palomino South Zone Championships - Harlingen, TX

*07/25-27 - PONY / Palomino East Zone Championships - Struthers, OH (Bob Cene Park) -
6 teams -
1 - North Hills, PA champion
2 - Beaver County, PA champion
3 - Youngstown, OH champion
4 - Youngstown, OH runner-up
5 - Cleveland, OH champion
6 - Quad County/PA champion
*

*07/25-28 - PONY / Palomino North Zone Championships - Chicago, IL
*07/25-28 - PONY / Palomino West Zone Championships - Compton, CA (MLB Youth Academy) -
8 teams -
1- host
2 - Arizona
3-4 - Northern California
5-8 - Southern California
*

*07/26-08/04 - AABC / Connie Mack World Series - Farmington, NM
12 teams -
1 - Host team (Farmington, NM) - TBD
2 - Houston, TX qualifier (Frozen Ropes North Dallas Florence)
3 - Dallas, TX qualifiers (Phenom Baseball Texas)
4 - Flint, MI qualifier - TBD
5 - Atlantic Coast Regional Champion (South Troy Dodgers/NY - also automatic bid?)
6 - South Plains Regional Champion
7 - Mid-America Regional Champion (Knights Baseball / Nashville - 3rd straight year)
8 - West Regional Champion - TBD
9 - SoCal Renegades - grandfathered in
10 - Midland, OH Redskins - grandfathered in
11 - D-Bat Baseball - grandfathered in
12 - TBD
*

08/02-08/05 - PONY / Palomino World Series - Laredo, TX - https://www.palominoworldseries.org/Default.aspx?tabid=1262728
10 teams -
1 - Host - Laredo, TX
2 - Campeón Nacional de Puerto Rico (Puerto Rico)
3 - Mazatlán, Mexico (Mexico)
4 - Nuevo Laredo, Mexico (co-host?)
5 - Paderborn, Germany (European)
6 - Asia / Pacific Zone Champion
7 - East (USA) Zone Champion
8 - North (USA) Zone Champion
9 - South (USA) Zone Champion
10 - West (USA) Zone Champion
*
 
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