It's all about the experience. If you’re looking for a great baseball experience, then this is the tournament. Koch Fields, and Pemberton Park have been constantly improved. The Ohio Glaciers Spring Meltdown is held annually in Mid May. In 2021, our tournament had over 100 teams in attendance from over 40 unique organizations with 3 different states represented.


NEW this year, our tournament will be a Nations Baseball State Qualifier. Teams need to be registered with Nations Baseball.

This is a 3 game guarantee. Pool Play Games will begin Friday evening and continue throughout Saturday. On Sunday, all teams will advance into Bracket Play. Typically teams will play 2 Pool Play games before advancing to Bracket Play. With the amazing turnout for for this year's Meltdown any age division with 12 teams or more will be seeded into 2 brackets for Sunday bracket play. The top 8 will be in a Gold Bracket, the remaining will be in a Silver Bracket. Trophies will be given to the Champion and Runner Up in both Gold and Silver Brackets.

Tournament Information:



May TBD, 2022


Age Groups:

8u, 9u, 10u, 11u, 12u,

13u (54/80) & 14U (60/90)


Tournament Format:

Pool Play then Single Elimination


Game Guarantee: 3


Field Locations:

Koch Fields: 650 N. Raccoon Rd, Austintown, OH 44515

Pemberton Park: 3201 Shady Run Rd., Youngstown, OH 44502

Glacier Field: 276 State St, Struthers, OH 44471

Champ Park: 600 N Raccoon Rd, Youngstown, OH 44515

Struthers Pony: 100 Katherine St, Struthers, OH 44471


Entry Fee:

$375.00 per team for 8u

$450.00 per team for 9u, 10u

$500.00 per team for 11u and 12u

$550.00 per team for 13u and 14u

*An additional Service Fee of $15.00 will be charged for any credit card payments


Daily Gate Fees:  

$5.00 Per Person

Manager & up to 2 Coaches - Free

Players - Free

Kids 12 & under - Free


Refund Policy:

• Complete Rainout = $75.00 administration fee charged

• 1 game played = 50% of entry fee

• 2 or more games played = no refund

• No rain checks on gate fees will be issued

Contact Us:

Brett Pitzulo


Payments can be done 1 of 4 different ways. You can send in a Check or pay with PayPal through our online registration process or you can call in a Credit Card or request info for a Venmo payment by calling or texting Maria Meadors at 234-719-7598.


When sending a check please include your email confirmation and check made payable to Glaciers Sports, Inc.


Glaciers Sports, Inc.

PO Box 2850

Youngstown, OH  44511

8u, 9u and 10u will have 1 umpire for pool play games, Gold Division Semi and Championships will have 2 umpires.

11u, 12u, 13u and 14u will have 2 umpires for all games.

Each team will provide 2 Baseballs prior to the game.

1st place and 2nd place winners will receive trophies.



Tournament will fill up quickly, please register early.



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