Bishop Gorman handed Grace Community its first TAPPS 2-4A loss of the year in an exciting 11-10 come-from-behind win in Tuesday afternoon at John Carney Field.
Carney's granddaughter, Angela Carney, drew a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the seventh to force in the winning run.
Grace (3-1) led 4-0 after three innings as four Gorman errors helped the Cougars.
Katelyn Jacobi got the win on the mound and also aided herself with a two-run triple in the fourth, which tied the game at 4-4. Jacobi later blasted a two-run double to tie the game again, this time at 10-10.
A walk followed by a hit from Sarah Kent and then another walk loaded the bases for Carney's walk-off walk.
Rebecca Waters was a catalyst in the leadoff spot for Gorman, scoring four runs while going 2 for 3 at the plate. Sarah Nemec and Madi Lamance each scored twice for TKG.
Kylee Stanley led the Lady Cougars with a 3for-4 showing, scoring three runs. Hannah Wright, Kandace West and Kristen Mayfield also added two hits apiece.
West hammered a two-run double in the fifth for a 9-4 advantage for the Lady Cougars.
Bishop Gorman 11, Grace Community 10
Grace 103 051 0 — 10 11 2
Gorman 002 230 4 — 11 9 7
Taylor Kingsley and Hannah Wright; Katelyn Jacobi and Angela Carney. W – Jacobi. L – Kingsley. 2B – GRA: Kingsley, Kylee Stanley. BG: Jacobi, Sarah Kent. 3B – GRA: Kandace West. BG: Jacobi.
RECORDS — Grace (3-1); Gorman 5-8 (3-2).
NEXT UP — Grace at All Saints, 4:30 p.m. Thursday; Gorman at Dallas Christian, 5:30 p.m. Thursday