Taney Dragons Rally to Win in Final Inning

Taney won its second straight game in the Little League World Series with a dramatic, 2-out comeback in the sixth inning.

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The Taney Dragons are just one win away from the United States championship game after a dramatic victory Sunday night.

In the team’s second game in the 2014 Little League World Series, Taney scored 2 runs in the bottom of the final inning to defeat Pearland East of Texas, 7-6. Down a run with two outs in the sixth, Zion Spearman tied it with a triple. He then scored on a Texas throwing error after Tai Shanahan hit a grounder to short.

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Scott Bandura led off the sixth inning with a bunt single, then scored on Spearman’s triple.

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More than 32,000 fans were on hand to watch the Taney team on Sunday night.

The Dragons play Mountain Ridge of Las Vegas on Wednesday. The winner gets a berth in the U.S. championship game. Mo’ne Davis will be on the mound.

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