Mar 7, 2024

17 Tournaments Announces Nick Stacey as New Director


17 Tournaments Announces Nick Stacey as New Director and Partnership with Ripken Baseball to Elevate Youth Baseball/Softball in Georgia

Atlanta, GA – 17 Tournaments, a premier organization dedicated to hosting youth baseball and softball tournaments, is excited to announce the appointment of Nick Stacey as its new Director. In conjunction with this significant addition to the team, 17 Tournaments is also thrilled to reveal a strategic partnership with Ripken Baseball, aiming to provide the ultimate youth baseball and softball experience in the Southeast region.

Nick Stacey, 40, brings a wealth of experience and a deep passion for youth sports to his new role at 17 Tournaments. Married for 18 years and a father to three children (two boys and one girl, aged 17, 14, and 7), Stacey embodies the family-oriented spirit that 17 Tournaments and Ripken Baseball stand for. His extensive background in the sport, including 14 years of involvement in the baseball and softball community in Atlanta and over 14 years of coaching and organizing youth sports, positions him perfectly to lead 17 Tournaments into a new era.

"I am honored to step into the role of Director at 17 Tournaments and to work alongside Ripken Baseball. Our shared vision for enhancing the youth baseball and softball experience in Georgia and the broader Southeast region is incredibly exciting. Together, we are committed to creating tournaments that not only showcase the incredible talent of these young athletes but also foster a sense of community, sportsmanship, and personal growth," said Stacey.

The partnership between 17 Tournaments and Ripken Baseball marks a significant milestone in the pursuit of excellence in youth baseball and softball. Known for their commitment to quality and innovation, Ripken Baseball brings a level of expertise and resources that will elevate the tournament experience to new heights. The collaboration aims to provide unparalleled opportunities for young athletes to compete, learn, and grow in an environment that mirrors the professional baseball and softball experience.

The tournaments, set to take place in various locations across Georgia, promise to offer the best in youth baseball and softball competition and experience. With a focus on quality facilities, professional organization, and a family-friendly atmosphere, these events are poised to become the premier destination for teams across the Southeast seeking top-level competition and development opportunities.

For more information about the tournaments and to register, please visit

Contact Information:

Tournament Director: Nick Stacey (770) 652-9431 or

Rosters, Waivers, Insurance, Scheduling, Rules: Tim Turner (919) 624-7774 or

General Questions/Concerns: Macy Terry (404) 242-5351 or

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