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Buckeye Classic

2023 Buckeye Classic


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Welcome to the 2023 Buckeye Classic

You're Invited to the 2023 Buckeye Classic Softball Tournament

Buckeye is back for 2023! Join us as our annual tournament returns Sept 29-Oct 1 at Berliner Sports Park.


This year, we're excited to welcome amateur teams from across the U.S. and Canada and across three divisions: A/B, C, D, & E.

  • 6-Game Guarantee (3 Pool and 3 Bracket)
  • All turf fields
  • Opening Registration Party
  • Concessions at each quad
  • Tourney Machine for Scheduling/Brackets


(AUG 8th - SEP 25th, 2023)


Team Rosters

Please submit team rosters by Sept 18th @


Lou Berliner Sports Park

1300 Deckenbach Rd
Columbus, OH 43223
Lou Berliner Sports Park is currently the nation’s largest ball diamond complex. The facility proudly offers 31 permanently fenced, turf infield baseball and softball diamonds. From March through November, Berliner is filled with thousands of athletes and spectators participating in local, state and national events.


  • Featuring 31 permanently fenced, turf infield diamonds. 15 of the diamonds have lights and the park also offers 5 concession hubs with a full-service concession stand and restrooms.
  • Pets are allowed in the park. They must be on a leash or under the direct control of their owner and you must clean up after them. We ask that pets are kept off of all playing areas.
  • Smoking and tobacco products are prohibited within the spectator and playing areas and in all fenced complexes within the park. Designated smoking areas are available outside of the fenced complexes. For more information please see the Columbus Recreation and Parks Tobacco Free Zone Policy.
  • Parking Fees are charged during all tournaments and events. All vehicles entering the park must pay a daily parking fee. Vehicles are given a pass that allows in-and-out privileges all day. Parking fees are non-refundable. All vehicles must pay, including but not limited to, players, spectators and coaches. No discounts or free entry.
    Passenger Vehicles – $5
    Vehicles with Trailers – $10
    Bus/RV – $15


Hotel Information

Sonesta Columbus Downtown 33 E Nationwide Blvd Columbus, OH, 43215 3.1 miles from Lou Berliner Sports Park

Gay Things To Do


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Slammers Bar & Pizza Kitchen (Host Bar)

202 East Long Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215, United States

As of 2021, it is one of approximately twenty remaining Lesbian Bars in the country

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62 Parsons Ave, Columbus, OH 43215


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1224 South High St.
Columbus, OH 43206
Sponsored by Club Diversity

Club Diversity

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863 South High St.
(Brewery District)
Columbus, Ohio
Sponsored by Cavan Irish Pub

Cavan Irish Pub

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1409 S High St Columbus, OH 43207
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Tremont Lounge

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708 S High St Columbus, OH 43206

Sponsored by Club 20

Club 20

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20 E. Duncan St
Columbus Oh


Registration Party

@ Slammers 9/29/23  6-9 pm 

Dance Party

Closing Party

More details to come