sports with jim hague

SCOREBOARD
Washington Park wins District 7 Little League title again
Second crown in three years for Jersey City league
by Jim Hague
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Two years ago, the Washington Park Little League 11-and-12-year-old All-Stars achieved a piece of history when they won the prestigious District 7 championship for the first time since 1969. Robert...
TASTY TIDBITS
Two Hudson hurlers find home in Sussex County
Fine job by NJ.com on all-time Union City greats; farewells to Coyle, Ulrich
by Jim Hague
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Gianni Zayas and Kenny Roder were born just five days apart in 1994. Zayas was born on April 18, Roder on April 23. The two would eventually become high school baseball standouts; Zayas for North B...
EXTRA INNINGS
Clemente wins District and Section softball crowns
by Jim Hague
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The Roberto Clemente Little League softball program has been one of the finest around and has once again produced a stellar champion. The Clemente All-Stars recently won the Senior League (ages 16-...

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Kenny Tarantino Memorial Fund Golf Outing
Jul 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Plans have been finalized for the 14th Annual “Kenny T. Golf Outing”, event organizers have announced. The outing to be held on September 15 at the Cruz Farm Golf Club, Farmingdale NJ, in the memor...
Ask the Ump!
by Mike Lynch
Jul 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
OBSTRUCTION QUESTION : In high school, baseball and softball, runner is caught in a rundown between second and first and is obstructed by the first base person. Runner is tagged out retreating back...
A Better Life Basketball Summer league playoff results
Jul 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The Cavs beat the Spurs, 70-67 . What a game. If you are from Bayonne, you missed a nail bitter. The Spurs led by 12 points for most of the game. Throughout the season they would lead big until the...
FINALISTS
Jul 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The top two teams will meet in the finals at A Better Life Summer League. The Cavs won in overtime, outlasting the Spurs and earning them their spot in the finals. OKC won easily against the Warrio...
Ask the Ump!
by Mike Lynch
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
FAIR / FOUL BALL QUESTION : In high school, baseball and softball, batter hits a fair line drive directly over the third base bag which then falls untouched on foul ground down the left field line....
Better Life Basketball Week 8 results
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The Cavs beat OKC . They now have sole possession of the number one spot. The Warriors defeated the Spurs, 70-67 . It was a great game. Warriors: Kevin Walker – 34, R Hoffman – 16, JP Anacreon – 12...
Better Life Basketball playoff results
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The Warriors beat the Celtics, 74-42 . Warriors looked like they are gelling together at the right time: passing, cutting, talking to each other. While the defending champions have been dethroned, ...
Ask the Ump!
by Mike Lynch
Jul 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
BATING OUT OF ORDER QUESTION : In high school, baseball and softball, the correct order is Lynn, Mize, Nash, Otto, Pena and Quinn. Otto incorrectly leads off in Lynn’s spot and singles. There is no...
BACK TO BACK CHAMP
Jul 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Congrats to Stephen Malia, formerly of Bayonne, on back to back little league championships. Stephen batted .790 (26-33) with 7 home runs on the season. He was rock solid catching behind the plate ...
Olympic Spirit Track League Championship Results
Jul 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The Championship Meet for the Olympic Spirit Track League was held on May 31 in Gregg/Hudson County Park. Co-directors John Hnath and Al Long were ably assisted by coaches Sharon Nadrowski, Mercede...