The Freehold Twp. Little League is honored to host the Junior League Eastern Regional Tournament for it's 10th straight year. State Champions from Maine to Maryland will participate in the double elimination tournament with the dream of earning a berth to the Junior League World Series in Taylor, Michigan.
This year the tournament will kick-off with
2 games on Thursday July 31 to accommodate an earlier start to the Junior League
World Series. A Champion Recognition Banquet for the teams &
guests will be held on Friday, August 1 at 6:00 PM. The opening ceremony & parade of teams will be
held on Saturday, August 2 at 9 AM. The games will be held daily at Michael J. Tighe Park (formerly Liberty Oak Park)
Field #7 in Freehold, NJ on Thursday, 7/31: 4 & 7 PM, Friday 8/1: 10 AM &
1 PM, Sat 8/2 & Sun 8/3: 10 AM, 1 PM, 4 PM & 7 PM;
Monday 8/4: 1 PM, 4 PM & 7 PM; Tuesday 8/5: 4 PM & 7 PM; &
Wednesday: 10 AM Championship & 1 PM (if necessary).
Teams will receive information packets regarding the tournament, official hotels (room blocks & discounted rates), and the banquet. Parents are encouraged to contact their team representative to obtain information on the discounted room blocks & the banquet.
2014 State Champions & Host
Teams will be filled in as they win their respective championships
Connecticut: TBD LL, CT (0-0) [State Bracket]
The Connecticut State Champs will play their first game against the Delaware State Champs in the tournament opener on Thursday, July 31 at 4 PM.
TBD LL, DE (0-0) [State
The Delaware State Champs will play their first game against the Connecticut State Champs in the tournament opener on Thursday, July 31 at 4 PM.
Down East Family YMCA
LL, Ellsworth ME (5-2)
Down East Family YMCA Little League became the first 3rd seed team to emerge as the State Champion. Ellsworth defeated the second & first place seeds by a combined score of 18-6. This is the first State Championship and advancement to the regionals for the Down East YMCA team. The Maine State Champs will play their first game on Saturday, August 2 at 4 PM vs. the CT/DE winner.
Maryland: Waldorf LL, Waldorf MD (4-0) [State Bracket]
The Maryland State Champs will play their first game against the New Jersey State Champs on Friday, August 1 at 1 PM.
Quincy Youth Baseball LL, Quincy MA (11-0)
Quincy Youth Baseball Little League returns for the second consecutive year & their 4th visit in the last 6 years. They went undefeated & outscored their opponents 141-26 to capture their state crown. The Massachusetts State Champs will play their first game against the NJ District 19 Host Champs at 10 AM on Friday, August 1.
. The New Jersey State Champs will play their first game against the Maryland State Champs at 1 PM on Friday, August 1.
NJ District 19 Host: Freehold Twp. LL, Freehold NJ (4-0) [District Championship Bracket]
Freehold Twp. LL makes it's 7th consecutive appearance in the Regional's. They outscored their oppenents 31-11 enroute to the District 19 title.The NJ District 19 Host Champions will play the Massachussetts State Champs at 10 AM on Friday, August 1.
New York: TBD LL, NY (0-0) [State Bracket]
The New York State Champs will play the Pennsylvania State Champs in the nightcap at 7 PM on Thursday, July 31.
Pennsylvania: TBD LL - PA (0-0) [State Bracket]
The Pennsylvania State Champs will play the New York State Champs in the nightcap at 7 PM on Thursday, July 31.
Rhode Island: TBD LL - RI (0-0) [State Bracket]
The Rhode Island State Champs will play their first game at 7 PM on Saturday, August 2 against the NY/PA winner.
Congratulations to Past Eastern Regional
2013 - Massapequa International LL (New York)
2012 - Franklin Square LL (New York)
2011 - Johnston LL (Rhode Island)
2010 - Freehold Twp. LL (NJ D19 Champs - Host)
2009 - Holbrook LL (New Jersey)
2008 - Canton LL (Massachusetts)
2007 - Middletown LL (NJ D19 Champs - Host)
2006 - North Cumberland LL (New Jersey)
2005 - Freehold Twp. LL (NJ D19 Champs - Host)
* Above Winners for Regional's held at Freehold Twp. Only *