Cole Reed went 4 for 4 with a double to help Grace Community edge All Saints 4-2 in the rubber match of a three-game series on Thursday.
Blake Hubbard struck out seven and allowed one earned run on three hits and two walks in a complete-game effort for the Cougars (3-3 TAPPS D-II District 3).
Reed and Jake Wright both had a double, a run and an RBI. Wright’s double scored Reed for the first run of the day.
Andrew Werner took the loss for the Trojans (4-2 in district), though two of the three runs he allowed in the first inning were unearned. He also led All Saints at the plate, going 2 for 2.
The Trojans will next play a three-game series with Bullard Brook Hill, which currently leads the district at 5-1. Grace will finish with a three-game set against Bishop Gorman, currently winless in league play.
TAPPS D-II District 3
Grace Community 4, All Saints 2
Grace 300 001 0 - 4 9 0
All Saints 200 000 0 - 2 3 2
W – Blake Hubbard. L – Andrew Werner. 2B – GC: Cole Reed, Jake Wright.
RECORDS - Grace (3-3); All Saints (4-2).
NEXT UP - Grace three-game series vs. Bishop Gorman (0-6). All Saints three-game series vs. Bullard Brook Hill (5-1).