9U wins Rochester Baseball Classic!

After going undefeated in pool and winning a close semi-finals game against the Finger Lakes Falcons the U9 Cougars Elite went on to win the Rochester Baseball Classic with outstanding pitching efforts from Quentin Grimes and Derek Allen who combined to throw a no-hitter for Elite Cougars 9U in a 12-0 victory over Baldwinsville Swarm with the help of some outstanding errorless defense behind them over five innings. Quentin held Baldwinsville hitless over four innings, allowed no earned runs, walked one and struck out four. The Cougars bashed their way to victory after racking up 13 hits and a game ending bases clearing grand slam from Wil Wandersleben.
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Cougars Elite 12U Win CUSE Classic

The Rochester Cougars Elite 12U team went 6-0 and took home the 2016 Homerun Baseball Summer CUSE Classic Championship. The Cougars defeated teams from across New York state, including the Victory Bulldogs (Watertown) in the semifinals and the Syracuse Jr. Sky Chiefs in the championship game.12USyracuseChampions

During Sunday’s quarterfinal game against Team PAC (Rochester), James Capellupo hit a 2-run walkoff homerun to win the game and advance to the next round. The semifinal game witnessed strong hitting and defense from the entire team, with impressive pitching from Braden Consaul and Nick Provenzano. In the championship game, the Cougars defeated the Sky Chiefs 11-1 and was a terrific all-around team effort led by pitcher Keeghan Cummings.


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