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2018 XDS Baseball World Series

est. 2008 & going strong!

Event Dates

July 23 - 28, 2018
(Monday thru Saturday)


San Diego, CA

Currently over 200 teams signed up from all over the country playing in our 2018 XDS San Diego World Series!

entry fees & divisions

09U – $1,195
10U – $1,195
11U – $1,295
12U – $1,295
13U – $1,295
13U (60/90) – $1,295 **NEW**

14U – $1,295
15U – $1,350

16U – $1,350

Deposit: $600

Payment Deadline (In Full): 7/1/2018
Policies Page Here

Make Check Payable to:
Rick Melendrez or XDS

Mail Check to:
1746 La Cantera Wy., Beaumont CA 92223

event format & info

5 Game Guarantee
4 pool play games into single elimination playoff divisions & championship rounds (D1, D2, etc.)
Some teams will play more than 5 games.

Pool Play Games Start:
Monday July 23rd (High School Age Divisions)
Tuesday July 24th (9U thru 13U Age Divisions)

Championships Games:
Saturday July 28th

Game Time Requests: Unfortunately we cannot accommodate any game time request for this event.

Note: If you are making flight arrangements for the end of the event please plan on flying out Sunday July 29th.

opening day activities

- Skills Contest
- Fly Over & National Anthem
- Team Introductions at Sportsplex Santee.
- T Shirt Sales (XDS World Series Shirts)

- National Sports Vendors exhibits & product demos
- Pin Trading & Pin Towel Sales (Pins 4 Sale Here!)
- Photo Booth (Picture Available on the Spot)
-  Pitching Speed Tunnel

official pins supplier

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GH Pins
Ph: 844-566-7467

World Series Itinerary

Date: Monday July 23rd, 2018
Location: Sportsplex USA Santee

**Times & Event Order Subject To Change***
Gates Open / Team Check in begins at 8AM.  XDS World Series Staff Will Be Present To Assist Teams. Please re-check itinerary periodically as we draw closer to event for any small changes.

08:00am - Gates open at Santee Sportplex USA
08:15am - Pin Trading Contest With Prizes! (All Ages)
09:30am - World Series Team Introductions & Team March Around
10:00am - National Anthem
10:15am - Skills Contest Begins (9U Thru 13U Age Divisions)
02:00pm - Skills Contest Concludes (Awards in All Divisions!)
03:00pm - Pool Play Begins (High School Divisions Only)

** Tuesday July 24th - Pool Play Begins for 09U thru 13U Divisions.
(Please Be Ready To Play at 8am Tuesday)

Click image above to sign up & learn more about Xtreme Prospect during our World Series. XP will help you develop the fundamental skills you need to command your position(s) & will evaluate athletes to guide them on the proper path to their next level!

team check-in

*Two Weeks Before World Series Begins Manager's Meeting (Video) Will Be Posted Online For All To See. Managers Please Feel Free To Call Rick Melendrez Sr. (951-538-2111) After Viewing Manager's Meeting Video If You Should Have Any Questions Or Need Any Clarifications.

Please check in your team Monday July 23rd, 2018. Our staff will be available to check teams after 8AM.
Location: Sportsplex USA Santee 
A representative from each participating team must check in their team book (folder). Each team at check in will need the following items:
1) Team Roster - The XDS 2018 Team Registration is how you upload your team roster online to print it to turn in at check in.

2) Team Insurance - Current team insurance for your team.
3) Birth Certificates - Copies for each participating player (no exceptions). A current passport with picture is acceptable in lieu of copy of birth certificate.

team roster

Official XDS Team Roster can be completed oROSTER/LOGIN page (no exceptions) by completing the XDS 2018 Team Registration/Roster. Upload your team roster online to print, turn in the printed roster at check in table opening day. Use promo code XDSWORLDSERIES NOTE: You must complete the 2018 XDS Team Registration first to be able to Print/Edit Roster***

rings awards package
1st & 2nd place!

XDS World Series Rings awarded to participating players on Champion & Finalist teams in all Divisions! **New ring colors debuting in 2018! (New color not shown below). Champion Team Banners awarded in top divisions. Champion & Finalist team trophies.

XDS World Series Night
& Team March Around
at Petco Park

Bring your teams for the Official XDS World Series Team March Around inside Petco Park just before the Padres game. Tickets for the game must be purchased to participate in the Team March around inside Petco Park. Offical XDS World Series Team March Around at Petco Park will take place on Friday July 27th before the Padres game.


San Diego Area Sports Complexes:
Sportsplex USA Santee
Sportsplex USA Poway
Sweetwater Lane Sports Park
Presidio Park (Hotel Circle)
Tidelands Park (Coronado Island)
Mount San Miguel Park
(& Other Great San Diego Sports Complexes!)

San Diego Area High Schools:
Steele Canyon High School
West Hills High School
San Pasqual High School
Monte Vista High School
Coronado Island High School
East Clairemont Athletic Fields
(& Other Great San Diego High School Venues!)

host hotel info

XDS & San Diego Sports Commission have combined to bring you the very best & finest hotel accommodations for your XDS Baseball World Series stay. For out of area teams, please remember that you must book with one of our parter hotels. If you cannot find a hotel suitable for you with one of our partner hotels give us a call. Please avoid third party bookings.

gate fees

Cash Only - No Credit Cards / Checks
Adults - $6
Ages 16 & Under - Free
Coaches & Players - Free (3 Coaches per team)

ATTENTION: No abuse of any kind will be tolerated towards gate staff. Such behavior may be subject to ejection from the park for the day or from the entire tournament at the discretion of the tournament director.

skills contest

Skills contest info will be posted as we draw closer to event. We will be offering a Home Run Derby (2 players), Around the Horn (4 Players), Speed Contest (3 players), Throwing Contest (3 players).

vendors & sponsors

Baseball/Sports Equipment & other services are welcome for vending at this event. For pricing contact us via Email
(No food vendors are allowed at sites)

Note: Vendors are placed on sites as per a "first come first paid basis". Vendors selling like kind items  is monitored  and limited.

If you're interested please contact Email Us

hd filmed games by ondeck digital

XDS & On Deck Digital will be filming games during this event. For a team rate every player & parent on your team can receive an HD video! Pricing TBA

- Download for all players/parents/coaches
- Make highlight clips
- Post clips to Facebook or Twitter

Have your coach or manager Contact Rick Melendrez by phone 951-538-2111 or by email and they will receive instructions how to easily get their HD video!

event history

Our XDS Baseball San Diego World Series is going on it's 11th year & continues to host teams from all over the western half of the United States coming to beautiful San Diego California to compete for the title. It not only attracts teams from the So Cal & San Diego area, but has brought teams from all over including areas like Arizona, Central California, Colorado, Guam, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Mexico, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Northern California, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington.

We have seen fantastic growth & consistency in the number of participating teams throughout the years of this awesome event. We are constantly striving to & seeking to add more new & exciting quality baseball venues to our already impressive line up of some of the very best CA has to offer.

Past Results/Teams

tournament directors

Rick Melendrez


Rick Melendrez Jr.