The Rams ended their scoring drought in the bottom of the sixth. One run scored on a passed ball to make it 9-6. Colby Chandler followed with an RBI single that scored one but Caney left fielder Emery Bagby fired a laser to home to get A.J. Davis at the plate to prevent a second run from scoring.
Mills hit a one-out single to keep the Cougars going in the top of the seventh. Crites followed with a double and Garrett Green drove in Mills to make it 10-7. Whatley hit a short fly ball to short stop to end the rally and the game. Whatley pitched all seven innings for the Cougars and struck out eight batters. Davis got the start for the Rams and pitched five innings. Dustin Davidson came on in relief in the sixth inning. Mills went 3-for-3 at the plate with an RBI for the Cougars. Crites went 1-for-3 with a double. Whatley went 2-for-3 with two singles and an RBI. Davidson went 1-for-2 with an RBI double for the Rams. Carper also finished with an RBI double. Samuels went 2-for-3 with an RBI and McAdams went 2-for-4 with two RBIs. Caney will match up with the Caddo Bruins on Saturday in the third place game and Rattan will play Tupelo in the finals.