Central Jersey Fillies: Welcome

Upcoming Events
Date Event Time Location
Mon 8/4 star 2014-2015 TRY-OUTS - #1 (NEW) 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Mountain Park
Thu 8/7 star 2014-2015 TRY-OUTS - #2 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Meyersville Field
Mon 8/11 star 2014-2015 TRY-OUTS - #3 (NEW) 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Mountain Park
Thu 8/14 star 2014-2015 TRY-OUTS - #4 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Meyersville Field
Thursday, July 24

Welcome to the website of the Central Jersey Fillies (aka PURPLE AND BLACK ATTACK)

 

LET THE PLAYERS PLAY

 

LET THE COACHES COACH

 

LET THE SPECTATORS BE POSITIVE

 

Central Jersey Fillies is a competitive Fastpitch Softball team based out of Gillette NJ, which is on the border of Morris and Union counties.  Our "Team" is a group of hard working coaches, dedicated players and parents who love the game of softball and strive to improve on the field in a great atmosphere.

 

The 2014 Spring/Summer Season is now complete.  Even though we did not win the 14U Championship, the team played well at 2014 PONY Nationals in Virginia!

 

UPDATE: THRU THE PONY NATIONALS IN VIRGINIA, THE FILLIES HAVE PLAYED 71 GAMES IN THE 2014 SEASON AND HAVE BEEN DEFEATED ONLY 26 TIMES.  DURING THE 2014 SEASON, THE FILLIES WON 2 PONY TOURNAMENTS AND ITS ONLY USSSA TOURNAMENT.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

  2014-2015 TRYOUTS – 8/4. 8/7. 8/11 & 8/14 - ***Please see the "2014-2015 Tryouts" page for details***

 

Our 2014 Spring/Summer Season started in April and ran thru July 22nd; it concluded with our trip to the 2014 PONY Nationals in Virginia.  The Fillies are a group of dedicated and hard working athletes that we're extremely proud of on and off the softball field.

 

Thanks to all the parents for making this a great experience for their daughters!!   GO FILLIES!!!!!!

 

Start Strong, Play Strong, Finish Strong - The Fillies Way!

 

Contact us via email at gbponyboy@gmail.com or call 908-400-2289.

 

Thank you,

 

The Central Fillies Jersey Coaching Staff



Thursday, July 24
2014-2015 Tryouts

Dear Prospective Players,

 

CJ Fillies will hold 2014-2015 tryouts in the beginning of August this year, and looks forward to field a 14U and a 16U team for the 2014-2015 Season.  Currently, we have 4 coaches for the upcoming season, and we are looking to add a few more.  Once our teams are selected, we will chose which team each coach will be working with.

 

The 2014-2015 Fillies tryouts will be as follows:

• Monday, August 4th @ Mountain Park (NEWLY ADDED TRYOUT DATE)

• Thursday, August 7th @ Meyersville Field

• Monday, August 11th @ Mountain Park (NEWLY ADDED TRYOUT DATE)

• Thursday, August 14th @ Meyersville Field

 

Tryouts will be held at between 6:00-8:00, with checkin at 5:30.

 

Field Locations:

•Meyersville Field GPS Address: 150 New Vernon Road, Gillette, NJ 07933, just near the tennis courts.

•Mountain Park GPS Address: 1 Mountain Rd, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920 (Mountain Road & Martinsville Road)

 

Please visit the HANDOUTS PAGE (on left in the navigation menu) and print the 2014-2015 Player Information Sheet, fill it out and bring it to tryouts.

 

All interested players should contact Coach Gary Bury at gbponyboy@gmail.com.

 

Thank you.

 

Best regards,

 

Coach Gary



Sunday, June 1
THE FILLIE EXPRESS ROLLS THRU PRINCETON JUNCTION

The Fillies were on the road again traveling down to Princeton Junction May 31st and June 1st playing in The USSSA Line Drive Challenge. After going undefeated on Sunday, The Filles were crowned tournament champions for the 3rd time this season. Already 2x champions PONY champions, this was the first time The Fillies played in an USSSA tournament. The Fillies were down early 5-0 in the semi-finals to The Hamilton Hurricanes, but The Fillies proved champions never quit and rallied for a 6-5 victory. The tournament final was a slugfest with The NJ Flames, once again The Fillies showed the heart of a lion rallying for 3 runs in the top of the 7th and going on to a 7-4 victory celebration.



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3X CHAMPIONS- FILLIES WIN USSSA TOURNAMENT

Sunday, May 18
ANOTHER FILLIES STAMPEDE - THIS WEEK IN THE NJ OUTLAWS SHOWDOWN

CJ Fillies are the winners of The NJ Outlaws PONY National Qualifier Tournament, May 17-18.

CJF played in Robbinsville, NJ  this past weekend going undefeated and then outlasting The NJ Outlaws in a 3-1 hard fought Championship Game! The Fillies continued their torrid start as they captured their 2nd PONY Championship of the young season. As usual The Fillies played in 3 nail biting games on Sunday, the opener saw The Fillies fall behind early to RKE JAXX ELITE 4-1 only to rally late to pull out a 5-4 victory. Game 2 saw The Fillies hang on 2-1 over The NJ Gators in a great pitchers duel. The final game of the day was another low scoring classic as The Fillies got 2 runs in the top of the 7th inning to defeat the hometown NJ Outlaws.



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CHAMPIONS AGAIN - FILLIES WIN PONY QUALIFIER IN WEST WINDSOR

Monday, May 5
PURPLE AND BLACK ATTACK AT MONROE PONY TOURNAMENT



The FILLIES were back on The NJ Turnpike May 3rd-4th and by the time the sun was setting on Sunday afternoon the FILLIES punched their ticket to The 2014 PONY NATIONALS in Virginia.  The Purple and Black Attack pounded the softball on Sunday scoring 30 runs in 3 games, finishing it off with a 15-6 thumping East Coast Tsunami.  Game 1 on Saturday saw The FILLIES drop a 1-0 pitchers duel to host team Monroe Thunder White.  Robin 'The Natural' McCabe was the hard luck loser as she struck out 6 while only giving up 3 hits.  Game 2 on Saturday was also a tough loss for The FILLIES as they came out on the short end 2-1 to The Ramapo Rage.  Isabella 'Lights Out' DeFinis pitched well in defeat while Katie Shepard and 'The Natural' each had a hit.  Game 3 was played under the lights and it was The Christine Pacheco show, 'Chris' was tough in the circle allowing only 4 hits and drove in a run. Laura Pesanello and Madison 'The Diva' Bury each had a hit and RBI.  Game 1 on Sunday was a rematch with Monroe Thunder White and it was new day and a new result.  The FILLIES hung tough and grinded out a 5-4 victory, Corinne Davis  and Lauren 'Guns' Murphy got on base 2x each and DeFinis went the distance.  Game 2 on Sunday saw The FILLIES battle The Rage again but this time The Fillies were all over The Rage like white on rice getting a 10-6 victory.  DeFinis, McCabe, Bury, Nikkiann Giaimo, and Pacheco drove in 7 runs between them.  Davis and Maddy 'Dont Call Me Madeline' Mertz got on base 2x each to put The FILLIES in the championship game.  The final game of the day saw The FILLIES bats stay hot as Lauren Caruso, Helen 'I Love The Yankees' Casey, and Izzy DeFinis each have 2 hits.  Sofia 'Rubik's Cube' Mouchtaris score 3x while Bury and Pesanello each drive in a pair.  Once again The FILLIES played some great softball this past weekend and to win a championship is something we will remember all year!!!



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CHAMPIONS - FILLIES WIN PONY QUALIFIER IN MONROE

Monday, April 28
PONY - Voorhees Nightmare - April 26 & 27

The FILLIES traveled down to Voorhees on April 26-27 and played extremely well finishing 4-1 on the weekend. Saturday saw the FILLIES go a perfect 3-0 and outscoring their opponents by the combined scores of 20-5. Game 1 they defeated The Rhode Island Thunder Gold by the score of 2-1 in a pitchers duel."Izzy" DeFinis and catcher Laura Pesanello worked on a 3 hitter  and was backed up with great defense. The FILLIES outfielders Lauren Caruso, Helen Casey, Christine Pacheco,Katie Shepard, and Sofia "Rubik's Cube" Mouchtaris were outstanding the entire weekend. Corinne Davis was on base 3x and scored the game winner. Game 2 saw The FILLIES battle a tough NJ Nightmare Team and pull out a 6-3 victory scoring 4 runs in the last inning. Pitcher Robin McCabe went the distance and drove in a run. Nikkiann Giaimo and Madison Bury each drove in 2 runs, while Lauren "GUNS" Murphy had 2 hits. Game 3 on the day saw The FILLIES pound out 14 hits and scalp Chiefs Fastpitch from Long Island NY 12-1. DeFinis  and Pacheco got the job done in the circle, Davis. Giaimo, and Casey each had 2 hits and Mouchtaris drove in 3 runs to send the FILLIES home happy on the NJ Turnpike North. Sunday morning saw The FILLIES beat SJ Gators 5-1 and it was the Isabella DeFinis show, "Izzy" pitched a 2 hitter and drove in 3 runs. Caruso had a double and a triple and scored twice. The infield of Bury, Mertz, McCabe, and Murphy played error free once again. Game 2 saw The FILLIES drop a 7-2 stinker to eventual 2nd place finisher UP BLAZE. The FILLIES commited 3 errors to hurt their chances for another victory. "Maddy" Mertz and Davis each had 2 hits and Mertz drove in 2 runs also.

 

 



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We look good AND can play softball

Monday, May 26
Memorial Day Weekend ! ! ! !

CJ Fillies played well this past Memorial Day Weekend playing a total of 8 games over 3 days, falling to Maryland Legends in the Semi-Final Contest.  There were many awesome plays (and double plays) made by all the players, everyone contributed, a couple Homeruns, and great pitching!



Sunday, June 8
Fillies took 2nd at the 2014 Slide into Summer Craze in Carteret, NJ on June 8, 2014!!!

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The Serious and Fun sides of The Fillies.......

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The Serious and Fun sides of The Fillies.......

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