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NCS Championships

NCS Championships


APPLICATION - NEW! - Schools may use CIFHome for the baseball playoff application. Coaches must see their athletic director for login and password to access the CIFHome system. Watch the video below or see the step-by-step instruction guide on how to submit your application. Coaches may also use the PDF application in the Championship Forms. Make sure NCS has received your application by clicking on 'Championship Forms Verification' below.

DATES (New designated dates approved BOM 10/17)

Start date - Monday, February 5, 2018
Deadline for leagues to determine qualifiers - Saturday, May 19, 2018

Final date of competition other than NCS/Les Schwab Tires Championships - Saturday, May 19, 2018
NCS Baseball At-large & Seeding Mtg. - Sunday, May 20, 2018

DIVISION 1, 3 & 5- first round games - Tuesday, May 22, 2018
DIVISION 2, 4, & 6 - first round games - Wednesday, May 23, 2018

DIVISION 1, 3 & 5- Quarterfinal round games - Friday, May 25, 2018
DIVISION 2, 4, & 6 - Quarterfinal/Semifinal(D6) round games - Saturday, May 26, 2018

DIVISION 1, 3 & 5- Semifinal round games - Tuesday, May 29, 2018
DIVISION 2, 4,  - Semifinal round games - Wednesday, May 30, 2018

DIVISION 1-6 Championship round games - Friday/Saturday, June 1-2, 2018


PROGRAM - Download Free!
2018 Divisions 

Brackets & History General Sport Information

General Sport Information

Per April 2018 BOM Adoption, NCS BYLAW 15.501(F)/22.501(F), BASEBALL/SOFTBALL has been updated:
Participating teams will not be allowed to take batting practice, use pitching machines or batting cages at the game site within two hours of the scheduled game time. The use of regulation, whiffle or other low flight balls may be used for hitting warm-up drills (provided it is allowed by the host facility), with the following exception: regulation balls may not be used for front toss. Only whiffle or other low flight balls may be used for front toss. PENALTY FOR VIOLATION: The game shall be forfeited by the offending team.

NFHS Rules Changes


Pitch Counts of MaxPreps

Pitch Count Chart (Sample)

Pitch Count Log (Sample)

2018 Divisions

CIF Sports Medicine Handbook


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