Authors:HUDSON, Ohio – It was a tough way to see the season end for the Tallmadge Blue Devils. The Lake Catholic Cougars scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to defeat the Blue Devils 5-4 in the Division II Hudson Regional semifinal on Thursday afternoon. Tallmadge fans thought that with a 4-0 lead entering the bottom of the sixth inning and their ace on the mound, they could get six more outs without too many problems. Through the fifth inning of Thursday’s game, the Tallmadge pitching staff had thrown 25 consecutive scoreless innings in the playoffs. Copyright 2012 SportsInk. All rights reserved.