NJ Cardinals AAU Basketball Club Inc.: Welcome

Monday, April 14
Welcome to NJ Cardinals AAU Basketball

The New Jersey Cardinals Elite Basketball Club is based in Central New Jersey and run by seasoned AAU Coaches. The NJC Elite Participate in AAU (Amateur Athletic Union) competition throughout the State of New Jersey. Additionally, We are dedicated to helping players achieve self confidence, self discipline and self respect as well as showcasing their talent both inside and outside their communities. The NJC Elite have competed the past 5 years (2009-2013) at the AAU National Tournament in Orlando, FL. In 2009 & 2011, NJC Elite 17s team placed 4th in the NJ State Tournament. In 2006, NJC Elite won the American Youth Basketball Tour National Championship and in 2005, NJC Elite were Runners Up in the American Youth Basketball Tour National Championship in Williamsport, PA. AAU basketball teachess players to compete to the best of their abilities and to be competitive while focusing on sportsmanship. The NJ Cardinals AAU Club is a organization that depends largely upon donations, sponsorships, registration fees and fundraisers.P.S. In addition new jersey cardinals have been in exsistence for 18 years.

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***Congrats to NJ Cardinals Elite 7TH grade team for placing 9TH out of 76 teams at the East Coast Nationals at Boo Williams Sportsplex in Hampton, VA July 11-14, 2013 - 5 wins and 2 losses

***Congrats to Championship winners of NJC Elite Super 6 Shootout - June 29 & 30, 2013

7th Grade - NJ Cardinals Elite

8th Grade - JSL Hoops

9th Grade - Mid Jersey Heat

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**NJC Elite is looking for 7th & 8th graders that play forward or Center

**NJC Elite looking for coaches to coach 7th grade & 10th Grade team, if interested email njcardinals@yahoo.com

NJ Cardinals Elite 2014 Red & White Team 7th & 8th

8th Red Elite

Practice 

Tuesday, April 15th at 7 45 pm to 9 pm at Rebounderz - 76 Carter Dr. Edison

Monday, April 28th at 8 pm to 9 45 pm at Washington School

Monday, May 5th at 8 pm to 9 45 pm at Washington School

Next Game

TBD

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8th White Elite

Practice

Tuesday , April 15th at 7 45 pm to 9 pm at Rebounderz- 76 Carter Dr. Edison 

Tuesday, April 22nd at 7 45 pm to 9 pm at Rebounderz - 76 Carter Dr. Edison

Tuesday, April 29th at 7 45 pm to 9 pm at Rebounderz - 76 Carter Dr. Edison

Next Game

TBD

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15u - 9th Grade

Practice

Tuesday , April 15th at 7 45 pm to 9 pm at Rebounderz- 76 Carter Dr. Edison 

Wednesday, April 23rd at 8 pm to 9 45 pm at Washington School - 427 Darrow Ave. Plainfield

Wednesday, April 30th at 8 pm to 9 45 pm at Washington School - 427 Darrow Ave. Plainfield

Next Game

tbd

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16U - 10th Grade

Practice

Tuesday , April 15th at 7 45 pm to 9 pm at Rebounderz- 76 Carter Dr. Edison 

Wednesday, April 23rd at 8 pm to 9 45 pm at Washington School - 427 Darrow Ave. Plainfield

Wednesday, April 30th at 8 pm to 9 45 pm at Washington School - 427 Darrow Ave. Plainfield

 

Next Game

tbd

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The NJ Cardinals are a 501 (c) 3 exempt program.

2013-2014 NJC Elite College Players List 

*Jaquantae Madden - Fr. @ Frank Phillips College (D1 Juco - Texas)

*Duane Morgan - Jr. @ Adelphi Univ. (D2 - NY)

*Daishon Robinson - Jr. @ Berea College (D2 NAIA - KY)

*Denzel Christian - Fr. @ Essex Community College (D2 Juco - NJ)   

*Rasheed Howard - Fr. @ Lakeland CC  (D2 - Ohio)

*Leon Johnson - Fr. @ Temple Univ. (Football) D1

*Marcus Cudjoe - Fr. @ New Haven Univ. (Football) D2

*Hamilton Capallen - Fr. @ Georgian Court (D2 - NJ)

*Johnathan "JD" Rodriguez - Fr. @ Georgian Court (D2 - NJ)

*Dennis Ford - Fr. @ William Paterson university (D3 - NJAC) 

*Marvin Crawford - Soph. @ Raritan Valley CC (D2 - NJ) 

*Corey Soanes - Fr. @ Brookdale CC  (D3 - Juco National Champs 2012-2013)

*Lance Rivera - Soph. @ Raritan Valley CC (D2 - NJ)

*Makanaki Garcon - Soph. @ Mercer Community College (D2- NJ)

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*David Rodgers - Robinson School (Prep - NJ)

 



Another One Bites the Dust


Thursday, March 28
14u - White Tournament Schedule (2014)

North Brunwick March Madness

March 28 & 29

Location: North Brunswick, NJ 



Friday, November 8
Daishon Robinson Leads Berea College to 2-1 Week!!!

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Daishon Robinson - Berea College
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Former NJ Cardinals Elite Pg - Daishon Robinson (6'1 - 175 lbs) from Woodbridge, NJ has stormed onto the D2 NAIA Scene. Daishon Played his first two Collegiate years at D2 Powerhouse - Lakeland CC in Ohio. At Lakeland, Daishon was a member of 2 deep runs into the D2 NJCAA National Championship. Daishon is now starring as the lead guard for Berea College in Kentucky. Daishon is averaging 28 points per game in his first 3 games of the 2013-2014 Season. Daishon had 20 points in the season opening loss to Lindenwood-Belleville 85-92, 39 points and the first win of the season over Hiwassee College 90-84, & 25 points, 5 assists and 5 rebounds in the second win of the season over Boyce College 109-73.

You can watch all of Berea College games live at www.ihigh.com/bereacollege

Congrats to Daishon for being week 1 player of the week Nov. 1 - Nov. 8

 



Friday, July 26
7th Grade Success

Thursday, July 4
NJC Elite 13u wins NJC Elite super 6 Shootout

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13u national team
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NJC Elite 13u teams finishes tournament a perfect 4 and 0. Cards hosted their first ever tournament in South Amboy , NJ . Cards used a deep bench and pressure defense to wear teams down. Cards used a early 2nd half surge to turn a 30 to 23 halftime lead into a 15 point advantage and never looked back. The Mid Jersey Mavericks used a 2nd half run to make thegame interesting but the resiliant cards were able to hold on for a victory in the Championship game. The cards defeated the NJ Shoreshots, Rebels and Mid Jersey Mavericks. Cards will be competing at AAU Nationals in Hampton, VA July 11-14, 2013

 



Friday, March 28
14u - RED 8th Grade Tournament Schedule (2014)

Nike Elite Invitational

March 21-23

Location: Boo Williams Sportsplex - Hampton, VA

North Brunswick March Madness

March 28 & 29

Location: North Brunswick, NJ

USBA Nationals

July 8 - 12

Location: Myrtle Beach, SC



Friday, March 28
15u - 9th Grade Tournament Schedule - 2014

Albright College Tournament

April 12 - 13

Reading, PA

USBA Nationals

July 8 - 12

Location: Myrtle Beach, SC



Thursday, July 4
NJC Elite 17u win Super 60 Classic

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NJC Elite Super 60 classic
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NJC Elite 17u finished Super 60 classic in Philadelphia, PA with a come from behind victory in the championship game over Rising Stars. The cards were down by 12 at halftime due to the hot 3 point shooting of the rising stars. Thecards regrouped at halftime and turned up the defensive pressure behind the efforts of Lateef Green (Hillside HS) , Jojo Hoover , Jordan Sears, Cristan Cook, Mike Kirkland (Plainfield HS) , Tyreke Woodard (Roselle Catholic HS), jared Burke (union catholic HS) , and sharp shooter Sky Harris (Cardinal McCarrick HS).  Jr -SG Tyreke hit a 3 pointer to put the cards ahead for good and Jr PG Jordan Sears put the game away with a and-1 play with about 30 secs to give the cards a 6 point lead. The Cards finished the weekend a perfect 3 and 0 with wins over NJ Full Court Press, MLK hurricanes and Rising stars.