The first game of the 2017 season, the crusaders were able to play at their home field. The crusaders bats allowed the team to open up a 6-0 lead. The crusader pitching held the knights scoreless until the 6th inning. In the top of the 7th inning, the knights bats came alive and scored 7 runs. The crusaders had one last chance in the bottom of the 7th inning to come back but failed to do so. The crusaders are schedule to return to action today at Williamstown.