East Coast Elite Gold 18U: Welcome

Tuesday, July 29

  East Coast Elite Softball

is now the Batbusters  


The OC Batbusters based in Southern California is one of if not the most recognized program in the US.  With multiple ASA, ASA Gold, and PGF championships at all age groups is coming to the Garden State.

The players in this program must want to be the best and be trained by the best.  You will have a very unique opportunity to work out here in NJ with the Batbusters trainers and/or players.  But an even more unique opportunity to train at the home of the Batbusters in Southern Cali. with the entire staff, including former and current players. 

If your interested in learning from the best, you should check it out by filling out the form by clicking the link below.

We will be fielding teams at 10/12/14/16/18.  

Tryout schedule is as follows;

Thursday, August 3rd.  
Location - Sports City
269 Squankum Road (Rear of Property behind ice rink)
Farmingdale, NJ 07727
6:00 - 7:30 , 10 and 12u
7:30 - 9:00,  14/16/18

Saturday, August 5th. 
Location - Ponytail park 
700 Pitt Street, South Plainfield, NJ.
9:00 -   11:00  16/18
11:30 - 1:30    10/12/14

Sunday, August 6th.
Location - Sports City
269 Squankum Road (Rear of Property behind ice rink)
Farmingdale, NJ 07727
10:00 am 16/18
noon        10/12/14

additional dates will be added if needed

you can also email Ken Fry at NjBatbusters@gmail.com


Additional for the 2017-2018 season. Try Out dates are as follows;

Saturday, August 12th 9 AM to 12 noon

Sunday, August 13th 9 AM to 12 noon 

 Address is Ponytail Park, 700 Pitt Street, South Plainfield, NJ. Please arrive early to register or email for a registration form. We return a great group of core players and are looking for a group of exciting new players.  We play an extremely competitive schedule.  Team NJ, Independence Day, Boulder, CO , Pennsbury Showcase, Atlanta Legacy Showcase, Surf City Tourney’s, Huntington Beach , CA to name a few. We will once again look to qualify for PGF Nationals. For information on schedule please check out previous years on our website.  We have a great following of college coach’s as over 150 different universities came to watch us play in the last year.  Our players have gone on to many fine universities such as Hofstra, LIU, UMASS, Boston College, Princeton, Cornell, George Mason, UMBC, Bucknell, Holy Cross, Fordham, Temple, and University of Rhode Island.  For full listing of colleges see below for previous college commitments.




Private try outs available.  All inquiries will be kept confidential.

Coach Ken cell# 732-598-5257

email: ecelitegold@gmail.com or NJBatbusters@gmail.com




2017 Commitments

Demi Rivera                              Post University

Gianna Mavica                          Princeton University

Caity Hughes                             Georgian Court

Bianca Newsom                         Wesley University 

Ryane Brush                              Saint Rose College 

Isabel Seise                                 Messiah College

Naysa Goodman                        Univ. Maryland Eastern Shore 

Sam Ward                                  Rider Unversity 

Jackie Mc Nulla                         US NAVAL ACADEMY 









2016 Commitments

Sarah Ogilvie                              Central Connecticut State University

2015 Commitments

Emma Schweigert                       La Salle University

Tiffani Lambert                          Saint Peter's College

Deanna Burbridge                     Queens College

Brielle Riotte                              Chestnut Hill College

Alex Sauer                                  Chestnut Hill College

 Marissa Maioran                      Chestnut Hill College

Christine LaRochelle                Stevens Institute of Technology

2014 Commitments

Nicole Camera                            Adelphi University

Olivia Bundschuch                Cornell University   

Carly Lesko                         UMBC

Dariana Wagman                  Flagler College

Amanda Carisone                       Moravian College

Amber Bingaman                        Messiah College

Jenna Schwartz                           TCNJ

2013 Commitments

Amanda Gatt                              Temple University

Jenna Cubello                             University of Rhode Island

Sara Planthaber                          Swarthmore College

Shelby Lipson                             Tufts University

Savannah Riotte                         Stockton College

Crystal Carlucci                          Saint Peter's College

2012 Commitments

Ashley Rutherford                     Amherst College

Brianne Ianetti                           Stony Brook University 

Julie Gallagher                           Franklin Pierce University

Jenn Resnick                       TCNJ

2011 Commitments

Morgan Mastriania                      Coastal Carolina University

Kristen Zahn                                  Bucknell University

Deborah DeWitt                              Rider University

Courtney Paone                         UMBC

Laura Murray                           West Chester University

Ali Vavala                           West Chester University

Tori Cheske                              Holy Cross University

Rebecca Sewell                         Holy Cross University

Angela Maioran                       George Mason University

Kirsten Chu                              Widener University

2010 Commitments

Bree Tanke                                      Boston College

Devon Utterback                           West Chester University

Jess Schuck                                      West Chester University

Anna Neff                                        Gettysburg College

Laura Gallagher                          Rider University

2009 Commitments

Jess Crowley                                   Fordham University

Cyndil Matthews                           UMASS

Beth DeSalvo                                  University of Delaware

Liza Kuhn                                          Princeton University

Alyssa Sutherland                         George Mason University

Arianna Barres                               Muhlenberg University

Bridget Pasapane                          DePaul University

2008 Commitments

Jess Hirschbuhl                              Hofstra University

Sarah Reynolds                              Long Island University

Nicole Gurrieri                               Rutgers University

Contact Info: Ken Fry 732-598-5257

Email: mailto:ecelitegold@gmail.com


2016 – 2017 Tournament Schedule


DATE                                                     TOURNAMENT                                  LOCATION

Sept 18th                                              Nightmare College                         Westhampton, NJ

Oct 7th – 10th                                      Team NJ Tournament                     Edison, NJ

Oct  15th-16th                                      Blue Chip Toys for Tots                   Shamong, NJ

Oct 22th-23rd                                      Nightmare Octoberfest                  Westhampton, NJ

Oct 27th – Oct 30th                              Diamond 9                                         Orlando, FL


June 4th                                                            NJ Gator Friendly                            Westhampton, NJ

June 10th & 11th                                     PGF Qualifier                                    Bridgewater, NJ *QUALIFIED

June 15th- 18th                                        Pennsbury Showcase                     Yardley, PA

June 21 – 24th                                         Team NJ Showcase                         Branchburg, NJ

June 28th – July 2nd                                 Independence Day                         Boulder, CO

July 8th – 9th                                             Inferno Showcase                           Edison, NJ

July 13th – July 16th                                Atlanta Legacy  Showcase            Atlanta, GA

*July 27th – July  30st                               NE Finest Showcase                       Plainville, MA

*July 21st – July 28th                              PGF Nationals                                  Huntington Beach, CA

*We will go to either NE Finest of PGF Nationals-If qualified we go to PGF Nationals


2015 – 2016 Tournament Schedule


DATE                                                     TOURNAMENT                                  LOCATION

Sept 20th                                              Nightmare College                         Westhampton, NJ

Sept 26th-27th                                     Pride Fall Weekend                       Edison, NJ

Oct 9th – 11th                                      Team NJ Tournament                    Edison, NJ

Oct  17th-18th                                      Blue Chip Toys for Tots                 Shamong, NJ

Oct 24th-25th                                       Nightmare Octoberfest                                Westhampton, NJ

Nov 20th – 22nd                                  Early Thanksgiving Showcase     Huntington Beach, CA



June 4th&5th                                       Blue Chip Showcase                       Shamong, NJ

June 11th & 12th                                PGF Qualifier                                    Bridgewater, NJ

June 17th- 19th                                   Pennsbury Showcase                     Yardley, PA

June 22 – 25th                                    Team NJ Showcase                         Edison, NJ

June 27th – July 2nd                          Independence Day                         Boulder, CO

July 7th – 9th                                        Stop DUI Showcase                         Binghamton, NY

July 15th – July 17th                          Nightmare Tournament                                Westhampton, NJ

*July 29th – July  31st                        NE Finest Showcase                       Plainville, MA

*July 30th – Aug 6th                          PGF Nationals                                   Huntington Beach, CA

*We will go to either NE Finest of PGF Nationals-If qualified we go to PGF Nationals