Sports

March 29, 2020

ELIZABETH, NJ – With Major League Baseball at a standstill and Little League in a holding pattern, baseball fans in Elizabeth have something exciting to look forward to. The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM), in partnership with Major League Baseball, released a short film highlighting ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Registration is now open for the 17th Annual Tour de Elizabeth, a 15-mile recreational bicycle ride around the business and residential neighborhoods of New Jersey’s 4th largest City. The ride is scheduled for Sunday, May 17, 2020, and starts and finishes at Elizabeth City Hall, 50 ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ – Everyone has a dream, and for eight-year-old Marlon, it is to be a professional basketball player, “like Kobe Bryant.” Marlon was waiting with his fellow Boy Scouts from Bernice’s Place, a program of the Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless, to perform the flag ceremony, at ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - It’ll be the Clash of the Basketball Ball Titans, Thursday, February 6, when two top-ranked Union County high school powerhouses face each other for a good cause at the annual 26th Annual Hoops to End Homelessness Charity Basketball Game. The event, a fundraiser for the Elizabeth ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Two Union County High School basketball powerhouses are set to clash for a good cause Thursday, February 6, at the annual 26th Annual Hoops to End Homelessness Charity Basketball Game beginning at 5:00 p.m. in the Dunn Sports Center on Pearl Street in Elizabeth. The Elizabeth ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The Little League season may be officially over but the parade of champions continues for a group of players who've captivated the hearts and minds of an entire city, including local sandwich shop owner and avid sports fan, Pete Mitola, who decided to name a sandwich after the boys ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ -The Elizabeth Avenue Partnership (EAP) is set to honor the Little League team from Elizabeth, NJ that captured the hearts and minds of not only the state but the nation this summer. The Elmora Troopers, who won the Mid-Atlantic Regional Championship, became the first urban team from ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Friday Night Lights at Williams Field in Elizabeth. This week the Elizabeth Minutemen hosted their neighboring city rivals the Union Farmers.  The opening ceremony featured a local youth football league and some past Elizabeth Football Champions as the Elizabeth High School ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - If you were driving through Elizabeth on Friday afternoon, you may have seen the large parade of cars and huge float carrying the Elmora Troopers Little League Team as they were being honored by a very proud community.  The Elmora Troopers beat the best teams in New Jersey to win ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The City of Elizabeth will be holding the Parade of Champions” for the Elmora Troopers - Little League team on Friday, September 6, starting at 1 p.m. at Hanratty Field on Westfield Ave.  The route will wind throughout Elizabeth and end up with a ceremony from 3 to 4 p.m. at ...

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WEST TRENTON – The Elmora Troopers met with Governor Phil Murphy, First Lady Tammy Murphy, and Colonel Patrick J. Callahan of the New Jersey State Police on Thursday. They met with the Little League Baseball team and their family and friends at the New Jersey State Police Museum and Log Cabin at ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Mid-Atlantic Champions, Elmora Troopers arrived home to a field full of fans cheering as they stepped off the bus on Thursday evening at Hanratty Field in Elizabeth. The fans came from towns all over the area and were practicing the “Jersey Shake” as they waited in anticipation ...

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WILLIAMSPORT, PA - “Elizabeth is proud of you" were the words from head coach Jairo Labrador to the Elmora Troopers, as the 12-year old Little League team saw their Little League World Series dream come to an end by losing to Louisiana 4-1. The Troopers were down early as miscues led to ...

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WILLIAMSPORT, PA - Fans of the Elmora Troopers were on their feet cheering on Tuesday evening as the Elizabeth team took the win by a score of 2 - 0 over the Barrington, Rhode Island team in Williamsport, Pa. The game was a 0-0 score until the top of the 6th inning when the Troopers came out ...

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* Update: Today's game will be played at 7:30 p.m. and can be watched live on ESPN.  WILLIAMSPORT, PA - After a rain postponed the Elmora Troopers game in the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa. on Sunday afternoon in the 5th inning, the team was back on the field on Monday afternoon ...

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Williamsport, PA - Rain has caused the Elmora Troopers game to be stopped in the 5th inning after a reported lightning strike in the area and rain.  After a long delay, officials decided to stop the game for the day and it will resume tomorrow at 1 p.m.  For those not following the game, the ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The Fans were cheering in Elizabeth and nearby on Friday night as the Elmora Troopers took the win in their first game by a score of 6-2 over the Northwest Championship Salem, Oregon at the Howard J. Lamade Stadium in Williamsport, Pa. The Troopers will now take on Hawaii on ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The excitement is growing for tonight's game as the Elmora Youth Little League Troopers, are in Williamsport for the teams first Little League World Series game.  For those fans who cannot attend the game, watch parties are setting up around the city. The time has been and will ...

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Update: All Buses are Full! ELIZABETH, NJ - The 2019 Mid-Atlantic Champions - Elmora Youth Little League Troopers, will be heading to Williamsport for the teams first Little League World Series game on Friday, August 15, at 8 p.m. Six buses of fans that will be going to cheer them on! The ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The Elmora Troopers are The Mid-Atlantic Champions and will be heading to Williamsport for the Little League World Series! The Troopers took the win after beating the team from Haverstraw, N.Y. by a score of 19-4 on Saturday in the Mid-Atlantic Regional finals. They now continue ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The Elmora Troopers will be featured live on ESPN at 7 p.m. tonight (Friday),  as they play in the semifinals against the DC team. If they win they will advance to the championship game against the New York team on Saturday at 7 p.m. Both games will be broadcast live on ESPN. The ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - This Friday Night at Elizabeth’s Dunn Center dozens of student-athletes from a total of four towns will battle it out in the second annual Union County Prosecutor’s Office Summer Slam Youth Basketball Tournament. The four teams will be coached by sworn members of law enforcement, ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The Elmora Youth Little League (EYLL), became the first Elizabeth team since 1978 to represent the State of New Jersey in the Mid-Atlantic Regional Little League tournament.  The EYLL team earned that bid when they defeated the Holbrook LL (10 to 7) in the NJ State Championship game ...

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