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Diamond Jacks Super 10U captures Fall Invitational championship

The Diamond Jacks Super 10U squad built a five-run lead against Legends Baseball Gold before hanging on for dear life and coming away with a 6-5 victory and the Fall Invitational championship on Sunday at Diamond Nation.   Kevin Stevenson’s three-run, inside-the-park home run helped the Diamond...

How Julio Jones got recruited

Before Julio Jones was a top-10 pick and five-time Pro Bowler, he was an 11-year old playing with his brother in the backyard, dreaming of playing professional football. But the first step was to...

Youth1 announces strategic partnership with ACES Nation

Morristown, N.J./Tampa FL. – Youth1 Media, LLC of Morristown, N.J., the nation’s largest digital youth sports media company, announces a strategic partnership with ACES Nation of Tampa, Florida, a...

The dangers of overhydration: what you need to know

A bottle of water and sports go hand in hand. The logic behind it is elementary: you work out or play sports, you sweat, you dehydrate, you drink water, you replenish and rehydrate. But as with any...

Oklahoma teen with autism excels on the ice

A Yukon teen is beating the odds in more than one way. The 18-year-old with Autism is excelling in online school and on the ice - as she's the only girl on her hockey team. As it turns out, a not-so...

Recruiting resources for youth athletes

Here's a follow up to the Recruiting Resources we talked about adding to the site. This basic information will be very helpful to our families when they are doing research. It will help us keep...

Meet Zoe Kim, fencing champion

Zoe swaggered into my life when she was nine years old. I knew immediately that there was something special behind her penetrating gaze and confident gait. She was skinny, tiny, and was trying her...

Blue Chip Prospect Wood Bat brings 105 teams to Diamond Nation

One of the top recruiting showcases on the East Coast comes calling to Diamond Nation on Monday when the 105-team 18U Blue Chip Prospect Wood Bat tournament begins its five-day run at the Flemington...

Mid-Summer Classic takes Diamond Nation by storm

The 88-team Mid-Summer Classic set for this weekend at Diamond Nation in Flemington will feature many of the top programs in the tri-state area and beyond. Champions will be crowned at the 9U, 10U,...