Dom Palma and Dan Bamann mwere just named All-State for Baseball. Dom was named 6th team all-state and Dan was named 7th team all-state. Tremendous accomplishment for both of our players and the Cougars organization!
The Rochester Cougars Elite Organization would like to congratulate the 15u Cougars for winning the 2014 Rochester Baseball Classic Championship. The Cougars faced a tough Team (Grow to Pro) in the finals. The Cougars Team trailed for 5 innings with 2-0 score, but eventually taking the lead by scoring 4 runs in the 6th inning. The Cougars played solid defense in the 7th to close out the win. The team played hard all around, never giving up. The entire 15u team contributed to the Championship. We are proud of our 15u Cougars Elite Team as they pulled together as a family and won in it all with a final score 4-2.
Cougars Elite Baseball is proud to announce this weekend 10U Tournament Victory at the 2014 Penfield Summer Slam. The 10u Cougars played with fire in there belly's all weekend. Pool play began vs the Irondequoit Bay Bombers with the Cougars winning with 10 to 0 as Greyson Mcdonell pitched a NO HITTER!!1. In game 2 defeated Brighton 6 to1. The Cougars had bases loaded and ready to do more damage but game was called due to rain. The Cougars won there bracket and began there playoff run early morning vs FL Falcons. The Falcons jumped out to a early lead but the Cougars never lost confidence as they battled back to score 11 unanswered runs on the way to a 11 to 7 victory. The momentum carried over to the semi -finals game as the Cougars pounded the Canandaguia Braves 11 to 0.
Cougars Elite Baseball would like to congratulate our 10u Cougars for a excellent performance during Rush Henrietta Mid Summer Classic. The 10u Cougars went undefeated during the tournament and ouscored opponents 61 to 12 during the championship run. The 10u Cougars poise and experience showed as from start to finish the boys played hard and were determined to win every inning of every game. Way to go boys!! You hard work continues to pay off.
The Cougar Elite Baseball Program want to congratulate the 9u Cougars Elite team by winning their final tournament of the season at the Penfield Summer Slam. This tournament ends a great season for the boys. The team played in 6 tournaments and won 5 of them. They played in elite tournaments in Niagara Falls, Buffalo and Rochester. The Cougars started the Penfield Summer Slam strong scoring 38 runs in the first two games. The team put on a real hitting attack. In the Semi finals, the cougars got good pitching performances from Brian Tisa and Ryan Huyck, winning 8-1. In the finals, the Cougars played the home team Penfield Shockers. The crowd was loud cheering for the home team which scored first to go up 1-0 in the first inning. The Cougars poise and experience would quiet the crowd by scoring 7 runs in the bottom of the first against Penfield's Ace. The Cougars made several strong defensive plays in the field in the game. Justin Meister at third base made a few great plays at third. The Cougars also turned a 1-6-3 double play to stop a rally. The Cougars went on to win the game 11-4 to secure the Championship. I want to thank all of the parents, players and coaches for a great baseball season.
The 9u Cougars Elite Baseball has won their third tournament in row by winning the Prestigious Rochester Cougars Classic. The Cougars played very impressive baseball both offensively and defensively. The Cougars outscored their opponents 42-13, going 5-0 in the tournament. The Cougars made quick work of their opponents in pool play. In the semi finals, the Cougars faced a very good Pittsford team. It was a pitchers duel from the first inning. Both pitchers were throwing well. In the 4th inning, Cougars own Jeffery Broadnax hit a solo homerun to put the Cougars up 2-1. Pittsford tied the game late, but Aiden Stewart hit in the winning run in the bottom of the sixth and the Cougars won 3-2. The Cougars played the Webster Warthogs in the Finals. The Cougars were in control from the beginning winning 8-2 to end a great weekend of baseball.
Cougars Elite Baseball would like to Congratulate the 9u Cougars for there outstanding performance at the 2014 9u Clarence Tournament. . In the Semi finals, the Cougars hit early and often and had very good pitching against EMW winning 14-2. In the finals, the Cougars played a very good Lou Gherig team who has beaten everyone else in Buffalo. The Cougars scored 3 runs in the first inning all with two outs. Gavin Buckley hit a 2 run triple and then Ryan Huyck knocked him in with a run scoring single. The Cougars scored 3 more in third on timely hitting. With the combination of great pitching and great defense, the Cougars went on to win the Championship 9-1. The Cougars went on to win the last 4 games of the tournament outscoring their opponents 41-9.