Softball

Top Seeds in ECT Softball Championship

The top two seeds, Cedar Grove (1) and Mt St Dominic (2) advanced on Friday evening at the Essex County Softball Semifinals. Cedar Grove won over Verona (4) in the first game while Mt St Dominic eliminated Newark Academy (11) in the second half the the doubleheader The championship final is scheduled, weather permitting, for […]

GNT Final is Moved to Sunday, at Noon

The championship game of the Greater Newark Tournament, Essex County’s Baseball Tournament has been moved to Sunday afternoon at noon. The site remains Doc Goeltz Field in Verona. The game was originally scheduled for noon on Saturday but the predicted heavy rain has created the need to move. The Softball Tournament semifinals are scheduled for […]

ECT Softball Semifinals Scheduled for Ivy Hill on Friday

The Tournament Directors of the Essex County Softball Tournament have announced the Semifinal Round shall be played as scheduled on Friday afternoon at Ivy Hill Park, adjacent to Seton Hall University. At 4:30pm Verona (4) will face top-seeded Cedar Grove. The second game, will a start time of approximately 7pm, will feature upset minded Newark […]

ECT Softball Advances to Semifinal Round

The pairing for the Semifinal Round of the Essex County Softball Tournament are set after Saturday’s Quarterfinal games. Here’s what happened; Verona (4) defeated Columbia (5) by a score of 4-1 while Cedar Grove (1) eliminated Livingston (9), 6-3. Verona and Cedar Grove will face off in the 4:30pm Semifinal on Friday.   Newark Academy […]

ECT Softball Reaches Quarterfinals

The pairings are set for the 2018 Essex C0unty Softball Tournament’s Quarterfinal Round. The Tournament is trying a new approach to meet the interests of county softball fans. All four quarterfinals will be played on the same day, at the same site, consecutively. The site will be Verona, the date is Saturday, May 12th. Here’s […]

Colon throws no-hitter, fans 17 as Verona softball beats Bloomfield, 1-0 – NJ.com

NJ.comColon throws no-hitter, fans 17 as Verona softball beats Bloomfield, 1-0NJ.comColon, who struck out 289 batters in 169 innings a year ago, pitched a no-hitter with 17 strikeouts and four walks in a 1-0 victory over Bloomfield in a key

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Seeds For Baseball & Softball Tournaments Released

On Tuesday evening the Seeding Committees of the Essex County Baseball (“GNT”) and Softball Tournaments met and developed their seeds and bracket for the up-coming tournaments. Play will begin as early as Thursday, April 26 in Softball which has 29 teams participating. The Baseball Tournament has 23 teams entered. Play will begin by this weekend. […]

Colon throws no-hitter, fans 17 as Verona softball beats Bloomfield, 1-0 – NJ.com

NJ.comColon throws no-hitter, fans 17 as Verona softball beats Bloomfield, 1-0NJ.comColon, who struck out 289 batters in 169 innings a year ago, pitched a no-hitter with 17 strikeouts and four walks in a 1-0 victory over Bloomfield in a key

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Softball: Super Essex Conference Player of the Year and other postseason honors, 2017 – NJ.com

NJ.comSoftball: Super Essex Conference Player of the Year and other postseason honors, 2017NJ.comPLAYER OF THE YEAR: Cedar Grove pitcher Mia Faieta wasn’t just the best player in the Super Essex Conference this season. On several occasions, she was perfect —

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Strong season for Bloomfield spring sports teams – NorthJersey.com

Strong season for Bloomfield spring sports teamsNorthJersey.comCoached by Rob MacNett, the Bengals’ golf team finished 7-12 overall and 4-8 in a tough Super Essex Conference. Bloomfield started slowly but came on strong, winning seven of its last 11 matches. “We

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