Updated: The Robbinsville Little League 12U Softball All Star Team bested Swedesboro Woolwich 3-2 on Friday.

The team of local athletes will face off against Little Ferry/South Hackensack/Bogota at 2:00 p.m. Saturday.

 

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Keeping a great season going, the Robbinsville Little League 12U Softball All Star Team will begin playing in the State Championship Tournament Friday night.  The team will first face the tough Swedesboro Woolwich (Gloucester County) Little League Team on the field tonight which will be held at 5:30pm the Par-Troy West Little League, Park Road Complex located at 159 Fairview Place, Morris Plains. 

Sign Up for E-News

The three-day State Championship tournament also includes Hanover Township and Little Ferry/South Hackensack.  Those two teams also will face off tonight.  The double elimination tournament will include two games on Saturday with the final game scheduled for Sunday.  

This is not the first time that the Robbinsville Softball Little League has experienced significant success.  In 2014, the team became the World Series Champions.  In 2016, the team won the national Eastern Regional Championships.  Two years ago, in 2017, Robbinsville reigned as State Champions.  

The winner of the New Jersey State Championships will go on to play in the national regional tournament which will be held next week in Bristol, Connecticut.  

Follow us on Facebook and sign up for TAPinto Hamilton/Robbinsville E-News alerts to be the first to read about all things local!

Download the FREE TAPinto App!  Click here for Android - Click here for iOS for breaking news, traffic/weather alerts and special offers.
 

Know a story we should share with readers? Email editor Elizabeth Meyers and tell her about it.