2018 Joey Lup Long Ball Against Cancer


Long Island Hot Stove Baseball in conjunction with Hicksville Baseball Association is hosting the

Joey Lup Long Ball Against Cancer

for ages 7u - 18u.

 Joseph Luparello (AKA “Lupy”). Joe passed away on November 17, 2014 at the age of 42, from Gamma Delta Sub-Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma. The Joey Lup Foundation was created to help raise money to assist families with the financial burden that comes along with battling cancer as well as give some financial assistance to research of Lymphoma, in the hopes of one day finding a cure for Gamma Delta T-Cell Lymphoma. 100 percent of the earnings from this tournament will be donated to The Joey Lup Foundation.


Teams will play a minimum of three games, with the opportunity for up to five. This format can play over the course of two or three days. In most cases where an event is listed over three days only a select few teams play night games on the first date listed - all other teams would begin the following morning

Game Baseballs and Certified Umpires included


  • Teams play a minimum of 3 games with an opportunity for up to 5 games
  • Format will be posted with the schedule on the Tuesday before the tournament begins
  • Playoff and Championship Games follow Pool Play Games
  • Awards - individual awards for the top 2 teams, free tournament bid for championship team
  • 60’ Games - One umpire for all games
  • 75’ & 90’ Games 2 Umpires for all games


  • Online Roster to be inputted through LI Hot Stove Website which must include all coaches/players dates of birth and parent’s valid email address
  • Required Registration Waiver form
  • Insurance Certificate with "LI Hot Stove Baseball" listed as additionally insured

All of your games will be played on our fields. All schedules will be completed the week before the scheduled start date and posted online the Tuesday prior to the tournament. In order to participate, your team must have insurance. A copy of your league-team insurance must be provided at time of registration. Games will be held on Sep 21st thru 23rd, 2018. If you have any questions please email them to: tournaments@lihotstovebaseball.com

 $695 per team UMPIRE FEES INCLUDED!


13u (12u 90) - National
11u 51/75 (10u-51/75) - National
8u - National
9u - National
10u - National
11u - Federated
12u - National
14u - National