The Sam McQuade Sr./Budweiser Charity Softball Tournament Statistics

Number of Teams by Year   McQuade/Budweiser Tournament Numbers
1976: 103 1977: 144 1978: 196  

# of Total Teams (all years)

  14,877
1979: 237 1980: 154 1981: 250   # of Divisions   15
1982: 282 1983: 332 1984: 373   # of Games Played (single tournament)   700+
1985: 411 1986: 388 1987: 389   # of Umpires Needed   120+
1988: 392 1989: 400 1990: 404   # of Diamonds   40
1991: 401 1992: 402 1993: 403   # of Softball Complexes   7
1994: 404 1995: 420 1996: 422   # of Volunteer Workers (approx)   1,000+
1997: 420 1998: 402 1999: 401   # of Players (approx)   7,000+
2000: 384 2001: 380 2002: 378   # of Families & Fans (est)   20,000
2003: 397 2004: 403 2005: 404   # of States Represented    12
2006: 420 2007: 414 2008: 424   # of Canadian Provinces   2
2009: 437 2010: 472 2011: 227   # of International Tournaments   7
2012: 457 2013: 454 2014: 455   # of Back-to-Back Repeat Champions   34
2015: 436 2016: 452     # of Tournaments with Rainout Days   3 (1986, 2011, 2014)
        # of Trophies    84 ($8,000)
        # of Annual Tournaments   41
        # of Dollars Raised for Charities   $1,500,000+
        # of Dollars Spent by Participants   $1,000,000+
        # of Weddings   1
        # of Floods   1
        # of Fireworks Display   2
        # of Appearances by Famous Budweiser Clydesdales   4
        # of Budweisers Enjoyed by Players & Fans   Countless!