Preliminary Round games for both the Essex County Softball and Baseball Tournaments have been scheduled for this week’s end. Here’s the lineup.


East Side (17) at MKA (16), Friday 4pm

Orange (21) at West Orange (12), Friday 4pm

East Orange (20) at Bloomfield (13), Friday, 4pm

Newark Academy (18) at Glen Ridge (15), Friday 4pm

West Caldwell Tech (19) at Payne Tech (14), Friday 2pm


Payne Tech (18) at Newark Tech (15), Thursday, 2pm

Newark Academy (19) at MKA (14), Thursday, 5pm

Central (20) at Belleville (13), Thursday 4pm

Cedar Grove (17) at East Side (16), Friday 4pm