Chronology...

1945 Kansas City Men's Basketball team invited to AAAD in Akron, Ohio.
1946MAAD organized in Kansas City, First President Calvin Niniger of Kansas City;
First Men's Basketball Tournament;
Basketball Council formed;
MAAD affiliated with the American Athletic Association of the Deaf (AAAD).
1949 First National Basketball Championship - MAAD team Des Moines.
1957First Invitational Softball Tournament in Omaha.
1958Invitational Tournament in Sioux Falls;
Softball Council formed.
1959 First Men's Fast-Pitch Softball Tournament in Council Bluffs.
197025th Anniversary Basketball Tournament in Kansas City.
1975 First Men's Slo-Pitch Softball Tournament in MinnePaul.
1977MAAD incorporated in the State of Missouri.
1980 First Women's and Men's Volleyball tournament in Council Bluffs; First Women's Slo-Pitch Invitational Tournament in St. Louis.
1981 First Women's Slo-Pitch Tournament in Des Moines.
198325th Anniversary Softball Tournament in Council Bluffs.
1988 First Women's Basketball Tournament in Olathe;
1989 First National Softball Championship - MAAD Team MinnePaul.
1993MAAD affiliated with the National Softball Association of the Deaf (NSAD).
1994MAAD seceded from AAAD.
1995 50th Anniversary Basketball Tournament in Kansas City;
MAAD affiliated with American Basketball Association of the Deaf (ABAD).
1999MAAD William N Fraser Regional Basketball Tournament;
First Coed's Slo-Pitch Tournament in MinnePaul.
2000MAAD affiliated with United States America Deaf Basketball (USADB);
MAAD John L Buckmaster Memorial Regional Softball Tournament.
2003MAAD William N Fraser Memorial Regional Basketball Tournament.
2008 MAAD First Female President;
50th Annual Softball Tournament in Council Bluffs, IA
2009 MAAD affiliated with National Deaf Basketball Organization (NDBO);
MAAD affiliated with United States Speciality Sports Association (USSSA);