CARLSTADT, N.J. — This season for the first time ever, Carlstadt will have its own girls softball team representing the borough in the District 5 Little League and the South Bergenite Little League.
The decision by the borough to charter their own team came after the success of last years team comprised of Carlstadt and Wallington girls that made it to the Little League State Championship Tournament.
The team is comprise of 20 girls between the ages of 9 and 12.
"This is a building block for a full girls softball program here in Carlstadt," said Carlstadt Little League President and borough councilman Joe Emerson. "In the future we will have multiple teams in town playing each other."