Sept. 3-9 – Sincelejo, Colombia
WBSC AMERICAS SOFTBALL is pleased to present the official calendar of the II U18 Men’s Pan American Championship. Follow all the action of the Pan American Championship through our YouTube channel.
First game is Sunday, September 3, 2023 at 8:00 p.m. between host Colombia and Peru.
Editor’s Note: Sincelejo Colombia is CDT (Central Standard Time). Adjust to your time zone accordingly.
From the WBSC:
The six participating teams will play a single round robin to start the competition, with the top two playing the Final.
The game schedule of the U-18 Men’s Softball Pan American Championship has been announced by WBSC Americas Softball. The tournament will be played at the Eduardo Porras Arrazola stadium in Sincelejo, Colombia, from 3 to 9 September, with the top four in the final standings advancing to the WBSC U-18 Men’s Softball World Cup, scheduled in November in Hermosillo, Mexico.https://www.instagram.com/p/CwV8PqLP1Fw/embed/?cr=1&wp=388&rd=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.wbsc.org&rp=%2Fen%2Fnews%2Fwbsc-americas-softball-announces-schedule-for-u-18-mens-softball-world-cup-qualifier#%7B%22ci%22%3A0%2C%22os%22%3A1113%7D
World No. 1 Argentina, No. 4 Canada, No. 5 USA, No. 8 Venezuela, No. 24 Colombia and No. 28 Peru will play a single round robin to start the competition, with the top two playing the Final on 9 September.
Only one game will be played on Opening Day. Host team Colombia will take on Peru at 8 p.m. local time. Three games per day will be played from 4-7 with only two on the final day on 8 September.
All games of the U-18 Pan Am Men’s Softball Championship will be live streamed on WBSC Americas YouTube Channel.
The top four teams in the final standings will qualify for the WBSC U-18 Men’s Softball World Cup, to be played in Hermosillo, Mexico, from 11 to 19 November. They will join world No. 2 Australia, No. 3 Japan, No. 6 Czechia, No. 7 New Zealand, No. 10 Mexico (hosts), No. 12 Singapore and No. 17 Israel.