It was a web gem on the Gulf Coast.
The ultimate game-winning catch was made at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers — spring training home of the Red Sox — early Thursday morning when Ocala Trinity Catholic beat Bishop Verot 2-1 in Florida’s Class 4A state semifinal game.
In the video above, watch Trinity Catholic right fielder Sam Atwell sprint toward center field to make the final out of the game, making a full-extension diving catch that is certainly highlight reel worthy
Because of numerous rain and lightning delays, the game did not start until after 11 p.m Wednesday night and ended on Atwell’s catch at 1:14 a.m. Thursday morning.
“It was crazy,” Atwell told the Fort Myers News Press. “I thought it was about to be a tie ballgame. That was the fastest I’ve ever run in my life. That’s one of the toughest catches I’ve ever made.”
The catch is simply amazing. See for yourself.