Elite Nation Baseball is a youth travel baseball program striving for success both on and off the field. Serious baseball players interested in our program should be focused on commitment, dedication and hard work.
17U Red Wins Young Sluggers Series 18/19U Tournament!
Congratulations to Rockland Elite 17U Red for winning the Young Sluggers Series 18/19U Tournament in Hershey, PA this weekend. The team racked up an amazing 40 hits and 29 runs over 4 games.
Shoutouts to Diego Jimenez (.636, 2 doubles), Brandon Colon (.600, HR, 2 doubles), Sebastian Cabral (.420), and Gialdri Gomez (.420) for absolutely scorching the ball this weekend and super shoutout to Mikey Ramos for pitching a complete game for the Championship win!!
This marks the team’s 26th Championship since their start in 2012 and their 16th since 13U. Great job by all! Go Elite!!
Congratulations to 14U Navy for winning the USABL Summer Slam Tournament Championship in East Brunswick, NJ this weekend. The bats lead the way with the team racking up 52 hits, and scoring 37 runs over 5 games. Special shoutouts to Kyle O’Brien and Aiden Iazzetti who combined to pitch a 4-hitter in the Championship game and only giving up 1 run.
Congratulations to Coach Bob Saya and his 12U Knights who won the USABL NJ Mayhem Tournament Championship. The bats were on fire, with the team averaging 12 runs per game on their way to the Championship.
Rockland-Santos Elite 14U Red won the Frozen Ropes Mid-Summer Classic 15U Division this weekend. The team went 4-0 for the tournament, outscoring their opponents 31-10. In the Finals, the team battled the Brewster Crush into extra innings before taking home the title in walk-off fashion. Great job by all! Go Elite!!
Congratulations to 14U Navy for winning their second tournament in a row today at USABL in NJ. The Championship game proved to be a back-and-forth, extra inning nail biter. With the game tied in the top of the 8th, two outs and two on, Colin McGovern and Dylan Izenman delivered back to back doubles to give their team the lead for good.
14U Navy Wins Father's Day Showdown Tournament at USABL!
Rockland Elite 14u Navy picked up right where they left off last Fall by winning the Father’s Day Showdown Tournament championship today at USABL! Pitching and defense were the keys to the wins. In 4 games, the team gave up just 7 runs, and recorded an incredible SIX Double plays!!!
9u Red played in their first tournament of the season at USABL, winning both their pool play games to lock up the one seed. In the Championship game, the boys battled through 8 championship innings to earn the walk-off win when Marco D. delivered the game winning single to bring home the Championship!
17u Red in their first Tournament of the Season, brought home the NY Elite Battle of the Bats Championship! It was especially exciting since the team was down 3 runs in the bottom of the 7th, when Andrew Knapp with an injured achilles, delivered the game winning line drive single for the walk off Championship win! This marks the teams 25th Championship overall.
Congratulations to Rockland Elite Knights 11U on winning the GHVBL Spring League Championship! After falling behind early, the tide turned for the Knights in the 5th inning when Erik C. hit a 2 out, 2-run double to tie the game. Then in the top of the 6th, the boys’ bats exploded, racking up 5 runs to secure the victory.
James G. pitched 4 innings and Johan C. came in and threw two in relief to close out the game for the Championship win! Shoutouts to TJ G., Brennan D., Jayden C. , Jesse R., Sean O., Kristopher B., Jenner A. , James C. and Gracen S. who all contributed to one of the best team wins of the year!
While most tournaments saw their games cancelled this weekend, the 14u Knights continued their winning ways by advancing to the Championship game at the Rock in Chester today. With unbelievable pitching and defense, the boys battled through two rain-soaked days, giving up just 7 runs in 4 games.
In their first 4 tournaments of the season, the Knights have made it to 3 Championship games and taken home a tournament title.
11u Navy Wins Second Tournament in a Row at USABL!
Rockland Elite 11U Navy won the USABL Gold Glove tournament today in Wayne, NJ. The boys went 2-0 in pool play, earning the one seed on Saturday. With the help of 2 stellar complete-game pitching performances today by Jake B. And Mason D., and excellent fielding all weekend long, the team won their second tournament championship in just two weeks! Great job boys!
Rockland Elite 10U Red won 4 straight games and outscored their competition 48-14 this weekend to advance to the Perfect Game championship. Facing some of the top teams in the Northeast, the boys hit an unbelievable 8 out of the park home runs, had lights out pitching and played tremendous defense. Great job by all!
Another fantastic weekend of Rockland Elite Baseball! Besides Spring League play throughout the Tri-State area, Rockland Elite sent teams to tournaments in Maryland, Delaware and NY.
12u Red and 12u Navy both headed down to Ripken, in Aberdeen, Maryland. Both teams played great, competitive baseball and the 12u Red team advanced all the way to the quarter-finals! 12u Navy made the weekend extra special by visiting Camden Yards Thursday night to watch the Yankees play the Orioles.
10u Red visited Sports at the Beach in Rehoboth, Delaware. The boys almost swept the pre-Tournament skills competitions, taking first place in Around the Horn, Golden Receiver, Golden Gun and Home Run Derby! On Sunday the team made it to the semi-finals before falling to the #1 team in the State of Delaware.
Finally, the 14u Knights played at The Rock tournament in Chester, NY. On Sunday, the Knights battled through 3 epic playoff games including a 9 inning semi-final, to advance to the Championship Game! Great job by all!
Rockland Elite would like to congratulate 17U Red 1B/P Sebastian Cabral on his decision to attend SUNY Albany this Fall! Seb’s arm and bat have been helping Elite win championships for years and he was offered roster spots at both D2 and D3 schools, but Seb is choosing to put academics first, majoring in Finance at Albany’s top rated business school and taking a walk on spot on their D1 baseball team. We know that great things are in store for Seb! Congrats!!
Rockland-Santos Elite 14u wins The Rumble at the Rock!
Congratulations to Rockland-Santos Elite 14u for winning The Rumble at the Rock Tournament this weekend. The team bats were on fire throughout, scoring 26 runs over 4 games. Special shoutout to Anthony Costello Jr. for hitting a game winning inside-the-park home run in the semi-finals. This marks the team’s 37th Championship, and their first under the leadership of Coach Victor Santos.
10U Red won their 4th tournament in a row and their 17th championship overall going 3-0 and outscoring their competition 20-2. With this tournament this amazing team has now qualified for the USABL World Series!
Congratulations to Rockland Elite 10u Red for winning their second straight tournament this past weekend at the formidable Diamond Nation. The bats were on fire once again as the boys outscored their opponents 28 to 6 over their first 3 games, earning the one seed. Despite the boys’ chants of “I want to play!”, the Title game was rained out in the second inning and the team was declared Co-Champs. Great job boys! Go Elite!!
Congratulations to 10U Red on winning the USABL Spring Blast Tournament this weekend. The team won 3 games today to take home the Championship, out-scoring their competition 33-1.
Special shoutout to the great pitching – in the quarter finals a combined no-hitter by Gavin M. and Jake M.; in the semi-finals Lucas C. and Dylan K. combined to pitch shut-out baseball; and in the Finals Mikey M. also pitched scoreless baseball to bring home the Championship!
Congratulations to 10u Red on advancing to the Championship game at Diamond Nation. In their first tournament of the year, the team’s bats were on fire, scoring 42 runs over 3 games. Their hard work over the Winter is certainly paying off. The team takes the field again next week at USABL.
Rockland Elite would like to congratulate Will King on making history today, becoming the youngest catcher to ever play in a D1 college baseball game. Will unseated Jason Varitek with this honor.
Will and his teammates were part of Rockland Elite’s inaugural season back in 2012. Even at a very young age Will’s passion and dedication taught Coaches what hard work really means. If you hear a coach talk about “reps, reps, reps and more reps” that was something an 8 year old Will King taught us.
Will’s only hitting coach - his dad - can sit in the stands proudly, knowing all the hard work they put in - practices, little league games, travel ball games, high school games and now College, really did pay off !
Great job Will and good luck to you and your Eastern Kentucky University teammates with the 2021 season!
Congratulations to Sebastian Cabral for being ranked 15th in NYS among Class of ‘21 first basemen by Prep Baseball Report(PBR). Seb was also highlighted by PBR as a “Diamond in the Rough”. Great job Seb! https://www.prepbaseballreport.com/news/NY/Diamonds-in-the-Rough-Week-4-6254179830?r=%2Fnew-york%2Fnews
Congratulations to Coach Ken McCarthy and his 14u Navy team for winning the Baseball Heaven Honor Our Troops Tournament this weekend. Every game was a close battle but the team persevered and came out on top.
This marks the team’s 4th Championship of the season
Congratulations to 14U Knights on winning 4 straight games to take home the USABL MVP Classic Championship this weekend! Each game was played closely until the Title matchup, where the Knights found their form behind great pitching by Paulie Peterson and a 3 for 3 performance at the plate by Dylan Izenman.
This is the teams 3rd Championship of 2020 and the Organization’s 20th overall.
No Hitter!! Rockland Elite 11U Navy won their first round playoff game today in spectacular fashion, powered by Mason D’s complete game no-hitter. Mason struck out 11 and didn’t allow a single walk. Jake B. lead the 6 run offense with 3 hits on the day. Round 2 tomorrow!
Congratulations to Coach Jimmy McGovern and his 11u Navy (12u Fall) team for making it all the way to the Championship game this past weekend at the USABL Columbus Day Tournament.
Coming off a Saturday where they lost two tough games, the team dug deep and played their best baseball of the year on Sunday, winning two straight in dominant fashion to make it to the Championship game. Special shoutout to Will R. for throwing a no-hitter in the Semifinals!
This marks the Organization’s 12th second place finish of 2020, to go along with 19 Championships for the year.
Rockland Elite 10U Red are USABL Beast of the East champions American club division going 3-0 against great teams and outscoring the competition 24-5 for their 50th win of the season! Back to back 50 win seasons!
13u Knights Win their 2nd Tournament Championship of the Season!
Congratulations to 13u Knights on winning the USABL Fall Frenzy Championship today. The team’s bats were on fire all weekend, producing 47 runs over 4 games. This is the team’s 2nd Tournament Championship of the season.
Rockland Elite 9U Red, ranked #28 in the country, closes the summer season winning it’s 5th championship in the last 6 weeks outscoring the competition 63-4 in 3 games in the NYEB Labor Day Classic. Mikey M. with a walk off out of the park grand slam to win the championship game 17-0.
Four teams made it all the way to their respective tournament Championship games, and 1 brought home another Championship!!!
10u advanced to the Championship game on great hitting and fielding and unbelievable pitching. Special shoutout to 10u players Will R. and Nicholas G. for combining to throw a no-hitter in the first pool play game on Sunday. Through 4 innings, Will struck out an impressive 12 batters!
11u Red made it to the Championship game at the Rock Tournament in Chester, NY this past weekend. After winning their quarterfinal game by a score of 10-0, the team took down the down the powerful 1 seed, Sandlot-NY to advance to the Championship game.
13u Knights dominated Saturday pool play by going 2-0 and outscoring their opponenets 28 to 11 to earn the #1 seed at NY Elite. This was the Knights 4th tournament playoff appearance this year along with their third tournament Championship game!
And finally 13u Navy brought home their third Championship of the season by winning the USABL Summer Sizzler Tournament today. The boys defeated Sportika Gallagher with a come from behind 8-4 win in the championship game.
13U Red took home Rockland Elite’s 6th Summer League championship today, winning the 14U title in extra innings over Putnam Valley. This is the team’s 36th (!!!) championship since they started playing together at 7U.
Congratulations to Manager Lou Feliciano, Head Coach Migz Ramos, and the 16U Navy team on winning their first tournament championship this weekend at the Hershey Baseball Bash tournament in Hershey, PA!!
Rockland Elite 9U Red went 3-0 to win the NYEB Around the Horn tournament this weekend. The team outscored their opponents 39-6, collecting 42 base hits including an out of the park HR in the championship game. Dylan led the team’s lights-out pitching with a no hitter in pool play!
Congratulations to Coach Bob Saya and his 12u Navy team on winning the USABL NJ Mayhem Tournament this weekend! The team battled their way through a tough bracket to earn a first round bye in the playoffs before taking down the Newton Braves and Cage Academy Select to secure the Title.
First, 9u Red visited Ripken in Aberdeen, MD. After going 2-0 and winning the two seed in pool play, 9u Red made it all the way to the semi-finals in just their second tournament of the season.
Then 16u Red was invited to the to PBR (Prep Baseball Report) 17u Mid-Atlantic Championships in Rutherford, VA. The team played great baseball verse great competition, with all the players being showcased in front of College coaches.
And finally, the Holiday weekend saw 13u Knights head to the Hershey Independence Day Blast Tournament in Hershey, PA and make it all the way to the Championship game. The bats lead the way with scoring 35 runs over 5 games.
Great job by all the players the entire week. More great baseball to come!
9u Red Advances to the Championship Game at Sports at the Beach!
Congratulations to 9u Red on advancing to the Championship game today at Sports at the Beach in Delaware!
Rockland Elite would like to thank assistant coaches Mike and Jeff and all of the 9u families for getting the boys prepared to take the field - and a special shout out to Head Coach Kevin for his tireless work to get his team back to playing the game they love!
Rockland Elite would like to thank all the Professional Coaches who helped our boys prepare during these Winter months to get ready for the 2020 Season!
Thank you Coach Parker and Coach Keener at West Point! Thank you Coach Victor Santos (former Major League Pitcher) and his staff at Santos Academy! Thank you Coach Jay Cannici at Indoor 365 in Congers! And thank you to Coach Justin Ottman and Coach Andrew Capule at Apex Performance in Garnerville!
Congratulations to Rockland Elite 9U Red on bringing home the GHVBL Fall Championship tonight. The win marks the team's 60th victory of the 2019 season! Great job by all of the players and coaches. Go Elite!!!
Congratulations to 13u Red on winning the Wood Bat Closer Tournament at NY Elite. The boys scored 30 runs over 3 games and didn’t allow a single run!
Unbelievable pitching by Kyle Sperring and Anthony Costello, Jr. who each threw a one-hitter, and a PERFECT GAME by Kody Best.
Great Job Boys!
Congratulations to Rockland Elite 13U Red (12U Summer) on winning the Frozen Ropes Fall Classic at the Rock this past weekend. Coming off a Top 8 finish at Cooperstown in August, the team went 4-0 to take home their first 60/90 championship!
Congratulations to Rockland Elite 16U Red (15U Summer) on winning their first tournament of the fall season. With an 8th inning walk-off win in the semis and a 9-2 finish in the finals, the boys took home the CT Sportsplex Sayonara Summer Shootout Championship. Go Elite!!
Rockland Elite would like to thank all of the players, coaches, and families who made the 2020 Season Tryouts a huge success! With over 100 kids participating from 7u thru 17u, the 2020 Season is shaping up to be another great one.
A big shoutout to former Major Leaguer Victor Santos (and his staff) for lending his expertise and helping make the day extra special for all the boys. Go Elite!
Rockland Elite’s 12u Red and Navy teams took on Cooperstown Dreams Park this past week – and what a week it was. While many great memories were made on and off the field, there were some staggering baseball stats we felt needed to be shared:
Rockland Elite Navy bats went on a tear, putting up 47 runs, with 57 hits and 11 home runs!
If that sounds great, and it surely is, Rockland Elite Red turned up the bats even more, scoring 141 runs off 132 hits and.. wait for it… has to be some sort of record… 40 HOME RUNS!!! After earning the 10th seed out of 104 teams coming out of Pool Play, the team stormed their way to the Elite 8 in the playoffs.No other Rockland County team in the history of Cooperstown Dreams Park has advanced any further!!!!
So to recap, Red and Navy combined for 188 runs scored, 189 hits, and 51 Home Runs… and most importantly.. made baseball memories to last a lifetime.
Every coach, parent, sibling and extended family member in attendance couldn’t be more proud.
Congratulations to Rockland Elite 12u Red for winning the NY Elite Around the Horn Tournament this past weekend. There was plenty of great baseball played, but the pitching was what stood out the most. In pool play, Kyle Sperring threw a PERFECT GAME! In the semifinals, Ethan Lee gave up only 2 hits and struck out 8 to seal the win. And in the Finals, Anthony Costello Jr. threw a complete game gem, striking out 9 and giving up just one earned run to help his team bring home the Championship.
This marks the team’s 34th Championship overall. Their success truly shows that hard work pays off.
Tryouts for the Rockland Elite Spring/Summer 2020 season are here!
Date: Saturday, September 7, 2019
Ages: 7U-17U (age as of April 30, 2020)
Time: 9am for all age groups
Location: Kings Park (7U-12U)
Address: 34 Kings Highway, Congers, NY
Reisman Field (13U-17U)
Address: 942 Route 45, Pomona, NY
There is no try-out fee, however, we encourage everyone to use the online registration system to save time filling out forms at the tryout. To register, click on the Register Online link on the left side of the home page.
If you'd like additional information - or if you'd prefer to arrange a private tryout, please email us at
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In what the commissioner of the league called probably the greatest 8U season in the history of the Greater Hudson Valley Baseball League Rockland Elite 8U Red goes 17-0 in a come from behind win for the summer championship, and finishes 43-4 on the season. The team won an unbelievable 5 championships this year. GHVBL Fall Champions, Spring Blast USABL Tournament Champions, Cal Ripken Aberdeen Armed Forces Tournament Champions, Bring the Heat USABL Tournament, and now undefeated GHVBL Summer Champions. Also an undefeated spring GHVBL regular season, finalists on the Mount Olive Summer Blast Tournament and semifinalists in the Bergen County Charity Classic Tournament. So proud of the hard work of this extremely talented group of kids and how they developed this year as both players and teammates. Thanks so much to the dedication of all of the families. Special season and team.
12u Knights advance to Sweet 16 at Cooperstown Dreams Park!
Congratulations to Rockland Elite Knights 12u on their success at Cooperstown Dreams Park this past week. In a field of 104 teams, the Knights went 6-0 in pool play, earning them the 7th seed in the playoffs. The Knights made it all the way to the Sweet 16 before losing to the 4th Ranked team in the Country, ESP Matrix.
It was a great run by the boys but more important than the games won were the times they shared with each other off the field - having fun in the bunks, endless hours of whiffle ball, their trip to the Baseball Hall of Fame, and time spent with all the families.
Great job to all the boys and the coaches who worked so hard for their week at Cooperstown Dreams Park.
Rockland Elite would like to give a special shoutout to our 15u Red players who attended the Villanova University Showcase Tournament held by All-Star Baseball Academy.Playing 3 games over the weekend vs. 17 yr. olds, the players got to show case their abilities in front of College Coaches from all over the Northeast to help kick-off the college recruiting process.The weekend saw our 15u Red produce great pitching, hitting and fielding for sure.
But of course the best part is playing with friends from the community and experiencing the journey together.
Back to Back weekends.. Multiple Tournament Championships!!!
Congratulations to Rockland Elite 9u Navy for winning their first ever Tournament Championship at the Wyckoff Father’s Day Tournament.The team won 4 straight games, outscoring the competition 51 to 15.
And Congratulations to 12u Navy for bringing home their 2nd Championship of the season at the Branchburg Baseball Club Tournament - the Organization’s 12th title of 2019!
Congratulations to Rockland Elite Knights 12u for winning the USABL Spring Classic Tournament Championship this weekend. After earning the 2nd seed following pool play yesterday, the Knights went on an impressive run today taking out some formidable opponents, including the powerhouse Richmond County Nationals. Superb hitting, fielding and pitching lead the way on their Championship run.
Congratulations to Rockland Elite 12u Red as they won their second Cal Ripken Tournament Championship this past weekend. Unbelievable hitting and pitching was the name of the game as the team outscored their opponents 56 to 5, on their way to the Championship. Great job boys!
Rockland Elite 12U Red dominated the competition this weekend, winning the Rocktoberfest Tournament at The Rock in Chester, NY. Sharp pitching held the opponents to just one run over 5 games, while Rockland hitters smacked a whopping 9 home runs. Great job boys! Go Elite!
Rockland Elite would like to thank all of the players, coaches, and families who made the 2019 Season Tryouts a great success! A big shoutout to former Major Leaguer Victor Santos for lending his expertise and helping make the day extra special for all the boys.
Rockland Elite 14U finished their 2018 Summer Season by winning the Battle of Rockland Tournament, held in Congers, NY. The tournament featured Rockland County rivals New City Generals 14U Blue, PBP Drillers 14U and Grit Black 13U. It was the team's 4th Championship of the season. Go Elite!!!
Rockland Elite 9U Red won the PBI Summer League Championship with a 2-1 victory over Legit Baseball. In the course of their undefeated season, 9U Red went 10-0-1 and scored over 100 runs while allowing only 29. Go Elite!!!
Congratulations to Rockland Elite 8U White on advancing to their first tournament championship game today. They won 3 out of their 4 games to bring home the 2nd place medals at the Branchburg Baseball Club Tournament. Great job boys!! Go Elite!
Congratulations to Rockland Elite 14U White on advancing to the Championship game at the Branchburg Baseball Club tournament this past weekend. The bats were on fire as the team accumulated 38 hits and scored a total of 34 runs over 4 games. Though the boys fell short in the Championship game, a great time was had by all and their parents and coaches couldn’t be more proud!
Congratulations to Coach Bob Saya and the Rockland Elite 10u White for winning the The New Jersey Suburban League Spring championship. They capped off an undefeated regular season with a 5-3 win in the Semifinals and a 14-12 victory in the championship game.
The boys showed great resilience and determination in handling the ebbs and flows of playoff baseball. The parents, as usual, cheered them on to victory with great passion and exuberance.