History

    2017 is our 44th Season

Elizabeth, NJ

Founded 1974

Little League Chartered
since 1999

Elmora Youth Little League is a nonprofit organization based in Elizabeth, New Jerse and a chartered member of the Little League Organization of Williamsport, Pa.  The league organizes recreation baseball and softball for the youth of the Elmora/Elizabeth area.  The league is staffed by volunteer parents.  EYL forms travel baseball and softball teams that participate in local summer tournaments. 
Summer team participants are selected from registered participants in the Spring season.

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Elmora Youth League History

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Attention Current and Former Members of Elmora Youth League

We are looking to recover some of our old league books and award programs.

Can you help us find some of these documents?

Elmora Youth League Books

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Elmora Youth Awards Books

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Now that the league has a new permanent home, we are looking to get old copies of our league book, award books, old photos and newspaper clippings to keep at the Hanratty Fields.  If you have any of the above, please contact us and we will arrange to make copies of the documents and photos.  Please contact us at info@ElmoraYouth.com

We are trying to complete our collection of old league books.  We need 4 books to finish the recovery project.  The missing years are:

1985, 1986, 1987, 1988
Click to see our collection of league books.

Ask your parent, your neighbor, your friends.  Please contact us History@ElmoraYouth.com. .  Thank you to all who have helped with this project.

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Our first Year!

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Happy 200 America

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The Bad News Bears made 5 appearances on our League Book

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One year experiment with Babe Ruth Baseball

1993_12002

A Pink Cover

Click to see our collection of EYL League Book Covers.

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We go Little League Baseball

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End of an Era

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The new one begins

Help us recover the history of Elmora Youth League.  Click here for more information.

Elmora Youth League Books

Missing League Books

1985
1986
1987
1988

You still have a chance to help us, we are looking for 3 more books.

Found

The following people responded to our call for help in recovering the league's History.

Thank You to Bill Maslo
and Rich Green,

1979

1983

1980

1984

Thank You to
Bill Malone

1987

1990

1982

Thank You to Dave Hoary

1993

1995

Way to go Emile Vega

1978

1981

Thanks to Bill Lear

1989

Thanks to Valerie Bardwil and David Bardwil who gave us copies of the first 4 league books.

1974

1975

1976

1977

League Books at Hanratty

1974
1975
1976
1977

1978
1979
1980

1981

1982

1983
1984

H
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1989

1990

1991
1992

1993

1994

1995

1996
1997
1998
1999
2000

2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010

2011
2012
2013
2014
2015

The 80s were crazy, but someone has to have the 4 missing years.

We need help to build this section of our web site.  We are looking for anything related to Elmora Youth League and its histor y.  Please help us put together our league history.

Communities of Elizabeth and Elmora To Open Youth League Complex
May 1, 1998

After a recent trip to the Elizabeth Public Library, we found the following newspaper clippings for our archives.   They will be posted soon on our web site.

"Dreams of field may strike out"  DJ - 7/13/1991

"Elmora Youth Play Ball"  DJ - 4/22/1991

"Ball fields open to public debate in Elizabeth"   - SL - 3/23/1994

"Ball field possibility" - Trib - 12/11/1995

"A home of their own, City to make room for baseball league in Elmora" - Trib - 3/22/1996

A Blast from the EYL Past

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In the Elmora section, this sticker is still on the door of a resident's home.

Elmora Youth Award Books

Missing Award Books

Found

1974
1975
1976
1977
1978
1979
1980

1981
1982
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987
1988
1989
1990

1993

1995
1996
1997
1998

Time to work on this group..

Questions, please e-mail

info@ElmoraYouth.com

Award Books at Hanratty

1991
1992

1994

1999
2000

2001
2002
2003
2004