ELIZABETH, NJ - Union County Freeholders Rebecca Williams and Andrea Staten presented a resolution to Youth Empowered for Success Basketball League President Terence Johnson of Plainfield, congratulating him on a successful 2019 season. They were joined by his coaches and players.

The Y.E.S. Basketball League was founded in 2016 by as a way to provide the Plainfield areas with a competitive level basketball league. After beginning with 180 participants, the league has grown to 260 children this past season, including players from 15 different cities in the state of New Jersey.