Summer basketball is usually the season where the high school hoops fan salivates to hear, read, and even tweet on every move indicating that the next high school sensation is announcing his future college intentions.
NEWARK—The Newark Bears recently hosted a ‘Pink in the Park’ night benefiting Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
EDISON—New York Giants professional educators and coaches, as well as former New York Giants players Keith Elias, Billy Taylor and Carl Nelson, taught children ages 6 to 14 how to run, throw, catch, defend, form block, form tackle and explode out of stance with proper techniques and improved speed at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison from July 27 to July 31.
LINDEN – Young baseball players recently took part in the Golden Falcon Baseball Camp sponsored by Linden’s Department of Public Property and Community Services.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—Teams are being formed for the Middlesex County Parks and Recreation Department’s Fall Slo-Pitch Softball Leagues. Men’s Single and Double-Header and Women’s Sunday Morning leagues begin play in late August and September.
MANSFIELD, Pa.—The seventh annual DeMarini/Wilson Skills Baseball Showcase is scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 2, at Slippery Rock University and Sunday, Aug. 9, on the campus of Mansfield University.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – The undefeated Linden Battle semi-pro football team defeated the Newark Spartans 35-7 in Staten Island, N.Y. on July 18.
LINDEN – The Linden Battle semi-pro football team will continue their inaugural season on Saturday, July 25, against the Old Bridge Lions at 5:30 p.m. at Tiger Field on West Curtis Street in Linden.
LINDEN—The 2009 Linden Recreation Fall Soccer League is open to city girls and boys ages 6-10.
CLARK — Through July 12, East Coast Conditioning has the best record in the Clark Men’s Softball League.