This Select 11u team was assembed to prepare them for Cooperstown in 2015 Season. All the players are 11u and will be competing in the Boys of Summer League (11u Division) in Buffalo, NY. They will compete in 4-5 Tournaments in 2014 (including New Era Cap Classic and the Rochester Baseball Classic).
The team is made up of players from all around the Rochester Area such as Greece, Hilton, Brockport, Pittsford, Fairport, Victor and Canandaigua. They will be training in the off season at RIT, MCC and Total Sports Experience.
We will focus on developing these players to learn great sportsmanship, team work, respect for thier opponents and learn to play in high level competition and how to over come adversity.
We are very excited about this team and are looking forward to a great season in 2014 and 2015.
Paul Henshaw - Assistanct Coach
Eric Blazak - Assistance Coach
Players Celebrate the 1st Annual Cougars Elite Golf Tournament!
The Rochester Cougar Elite Team is the best travel baseball organization in the Greater Rochester area. We are now holding an open tryout for our open 2014 roster spots for all age groups. The tryouts are open to anyone and will be held at Grace and Truth Sports Park, the best venue in Rochester!
Some of the great reasons to play for Cougars Elite:
- Experienced Coaching Staff including current varsity coaches and former star college players
- Top sponsorships allow us to give the players the best possible experience!
- Play exclusively at Grace and Truth Sports Park the best complex in the Rochester area
- Professional instruction over the off-season at discounted rates
- Hitting clinics hosted by various college and varsity coaches
- Discounts for training at Athletic Republic exclusive for Cougars Elite players
- We have earned the respect and are considered one of the top programs on the East Coast
- Cougars Elite hosts the Rochester Baseball Classic one of the top tournaments in the region!
We are the only program in Rochester that travels with all age groups outside of the area to face the best competition around!
The young 10U Cougars Team continued there tournament success by winning the Prestigious Rochester Baseball Classic tournament. This high level tournament was filled with top teams from Rochester, Buffalo and Canada. The Cougars began the tournament on a high note with a strong showing against Irondequiet and winning 15-5. Pool play continued with the Cougars defeating a battle tested Brockport Bisons team 6-5. Pool Play ended with a dominant 19-5 victory over Hilton. First Playoff game came against the Brockport Bisons. While the game was competitivethe Cougars came out on top 8 to 3. This lead to a Championship game vs Faiport who was also undefeated coming into the game. The Cougars came out focused and took control the the game in the 3rd inning and did not look back. Final Score was Cougars 14 - Fairport 3. Congrats to the young Cougars who have now played in 3 championship games out of 4 tournaments. USSA Memorial Day tournament, Battle of Falls in Buffalo and Rochester Baseball Classic (winning 2) of 3 with a 2-1 lost in Battle of Falls and in Hilton tournament just missing out with a 3-1 record. Unfortunately there was no playoffs and Cougars lost a tiebeaker for final 2. Great Job Boys !
Cougars Elite Baseball would like to congratulate the 10u Cougars for another outstanding tournament performance at this years Penfield Summer Slam. The 10u Cougars outscored opponents 47 to 0 with 2 no hitters in pool play. WOW! The championship game matched up Penfield vs Cougars with the Penfield team prevailing 7 -2. Congrats toPenfield and Congrats to the 10u Cougars for making it to the championship game for the fourth time in five tournaments. What a incredible accomplishment for these young ball players.
The Rochester Cougars 8U Team went 5-0 in the tournament averaging 19 runs a game. They beat a very good RH team in the finals 12-8. The Cougars came out hitting putting 6 runs up in the first hitting and held on from there. The team hit well and made the plays they needed too. Throughout the tournament the team played great defense. The 8U team only gave up 1 run in 3 separate games. A great bunch of kids that play very well together.