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 buses will be at the Dunn Sports Center parking lot located at 600 Perl street at 1:15 p.m. and will deport for Williamsport at 2 p.m. and arriving at 5:30 p.m. Game time starts at 8 p.m. and buses will depart for Elizabeth at 10:30 p.m.
For more information, visit their website at www.ElmoraYouth.com.
The team has also set up a GoFundMe campaign. Today the team has rallied to raise over $26,000 to get the team and their parents to Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
The Troopers are the first New Jersey Little League team from an urban community to reach the Mid-Atlantic Region of the tournament since Jersey City’s Roberto Clemente Little League did it in 1988.
You can learn more on their campaign page at https://www.gofundme.com/elizabeth039s-elmora-troopers-to-llws-regionals.