The Preliminary Round for both the Essex County Softball Tournament and the Greater Newark Baseball Tournament have been completed. Here’s the results;


East Side (17) defeated MKA (16) and plays next at Mt St Dominic (1)

West Orange (12) moved past Orange (21) and will face Columbia (5)

Bloomfield (13) won over East Orange Campus (20) and travels to Verona (4)

Glen Ridge (15) was victorious over Newark Academy (18) and will be hosted by Livingston (2)

Payne Tech (14) eliminated West Caldwell Tech (19), takes on Nutley (2)


Cedar Grove (17) beat East Side (16) and plays Millburn (1)

Belleville (13) defeated Central (20) and travel to Montclair (4)

Newark Tech (15) eliminated Payne Tech (18) and shall face Seton Hall Prep (2)

Newark Academy (19) upset MKA (14) with an opportunity against West Essex (3)