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WEBSTER, NY – The Crush fell in heartbreaking fashion 3-2 to the Rochester Ridgemen as the Ridgemen walked it off in the bottom of the 9th on a hit by pitch.
It was an absolute pitcher’s duel as the team’s combined for just 11 hits in the contest.
Evan O’Rourke tallied two hits while Jake Freed and Nick Ianniello each recorded one. Freed delivered a clutch hit to tie the game at 2-2 in the 8th while Andrew Filippelli also had an RBI.
Craig Scherrer was phenomenal on the hill going five innings, on just two hits, with one walk while striking out eleven. John DeCoste, Eric Fields, and Nick Ianniello also saw time on the bump with Ianniello being credited with the loss.
Cortland (8-6) will return home and host Olean in a doubleheader on June 23 with game one beginning at 3 p.m.