The CoRec Softball League came to an end with The Big Knockers and Who’s your Papi facing off in the finals. Both teams were confident that their players could bring home the championship.
The game remained close throughout, with the lead switching multiple times. Both teams had powerful hitters that produced several home runs each. Going into the bottom of the fourth, The Big Knockers were losing 6-4 and had to score for the game to continue. They were able to tie the game forcing extra innings.
Who’s Your Papi was able to take a commanding lead in the top of the fifth, scoring five runs. The Big Knockers did not have an answer, and Who’s Your Papi ultimately took home the Championship T-shirt, winning 11-6.
Abusement Park and Softbeau faced off in the men’s competitive final. Abusement Park had an easy ride to the finals. They beat the Packheaters in the quarterfinals, 13-1, and then defeated Facts FACTS, 16-8, in the semifinals to earn a spot in the championship game. Softbeau edged out Pacemaker Steel, winning their quarterfinal game, 12-10. They went on to beat Psi Phi in the semifinals and advanced to the finals.
Unlike the previous playoff games, this was not a high scoring game. Both teams brought their A-game defense to the field. In the end, Abusement Park was able to take home the victory, 2-1, and the Championship T-shirt.
The Intramural Soccer League is coming to an end as well. NARP LIFE faced off against Fitness Family & Friends in the CoRec finals, while We The Movement and the HoodRats FC will compete for the men’s championship title.
The flag football league is nearing the playoffs, while the broomball, floor hockey, badminton/pickleball and basketball leagues have all just begun their respective seasons.
For more information about Campus Recreation programs, gym and pool hours, visit oswego.edu/campusrec or call Lee Hall at (315) 312-3114.