Haarlem Honkball Tournament Info

About the Honkbal Tournament
The Honkball Tournament is one of the most prestigious international amateur baseball  events in the world. The tournament runs every other year and the 2010 tournament marks the 25th edition of the event. USA Baseball’s collegiate team won the 2008 tournament by defeating Cuba in the title game.

Over 70,000 fans attended the 20 games in 2008.

The United States has won the event seven times, including most recently in 2000, 02 and 08.

Several MLB players have participated in the event including Dustin Pedroia, Aaron Hill, Conner Jackson and Rickie Weeks.

Official tournament website: www.honkbalweek.nl 

2010 Haarlem Honkball Week Participants
United States
Chinese Taipei
Venezuela – DID NOT SHOW

NJCAA / USA Pre-Tournament Schedule
July 4-6 – Practice at University of Tampa
July 7-8 – Depart Tampa & Arrive in Netherlands
July 19 – Depart Netherlands & Arrive in Tampa

NJCAA / USA Tournament Game Schedule
July 9 –  vs. Chinese Taipei – W (3-1)
July 10 –  vs. Japan – L (4-2)
July 11 – vs. Cuba – L (7-4)
July 12 – vs. Netherlands – L (4-1)
July 15 – vs. Netherlands – L (12-4)
July 16 – vs. Cuba – L (4-3)
July 17 – vs. Chinese Taipei – W (7-5)
July 18 – vs. Japan (11 am)

*Note: Times Listed are Local Time in Haarlem

Link to complete tournament schedule

Link to Live Stats

Tournament Web Cam

Tournament Radio (We do not know if this will be in English)

Official Tournament Schedule, Results, Stats and Game Reports