The American Legion State Baseball Committee has announced that the 2019 New Jersey American Legion Baseball State Finals will be held at Kean University. The Eight Teams that qualify from the Four District Tournaments will play starting Friday, July 26, 2019
The Baseball Stadium was originally built in 2000 and received a major upgrade in 2007 when FieldTurf was installed. During that time there was a bleacher expansion for seating of over 700 and the addition of a press box. The field with major league dimensions is the premiere on campus collegiate baseball complex in New Jersey. The home bullpen features three game quality mounds and beyond the outfield fence is five turf batting cages and a separate tee area. Upgrades in the summer of 2014 now include lighting.
Note: Personal Coolers are not allowed in the Baseball Stadium
Directions to Kean University - use Link below:
2019 New Jersey American Legion State Baseball Tournament
The State Tournament will be organized into 3 Levels.
Level 1 - 4 District Tournaments. Each District will have 4 Teams using a Double Elimination Format. Two Teams will advance to the next Level - A Winner and a Runner Up
The Winners and Runner Ups will play at Kean University
Level 2 - NJ Elite 8 Pool Play. Two Divisions (American Division and National Division) each with 4 Teams. Each Team will play the 3 other teams in their Division. Using a Tie Breaker as necessary, Each Division will produce a Division Winner and a Division Runner Up who will move on the Final "4" State Finals
Level 3 - New Jersey State Finals. Four Teams will play using a Single Elimination Format producing a State Champion and a State Runner Up.
The Winner of the New Jersey State Tournament will play in the Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament in Asheboro, NC starting August 7th. The Winner of the Regional Tournament will go to the 2019 American Legion Baseball World Series which is being played at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, NC starting August 15th.
This year after the regular season is completed, each league will send qualifying teams to the District Tournament. The District Level (Level 1) will be held at 4 sites throughout New Jersey
District 1 - Kennedy Field: Kennedy Drive, Lodi, NJ 07644
District 2 - DeMeo Field, Veteran's Park: 2250 Kuser Rd., Hamilton Township, NJ 08690
District 3 - Gilder Park: 209Crosswicks Street, Bordentown, NJ 08505
District 4 - Camden County College: 200 College Drive, Blackwood, NJ 08012
Game Results can be found using the below link: