With two men on and no outs, Moll took over. She threw out the next batter from the mound, then rang up the next two.
Shelby scorched Monty with another 3-run rally in the 4th. Moll led off with a single, then Boone went yard on the first pitch, her fifth homer in a week, scoring two. Smith, the third batter of the inning with no outs, came to the plate and got every bit of a 1-0 pitch, hitting a back-to-back homer. With one out, Fox singled, but was stranded. No matter, Shelby was up 9-3.
Moll KO'd the first batter in the Monty 4th. She gave up a single and the #9 batter reached on an error. With two on and one out, Moll threw out a batter on a comebacker to the mound, then rang up the next batter.
Like an all-you-can-eat buffet, the Rams came back for more in the 5th. They launched their third 3-run rally in three innings.
Cloe led off with a single. She forced out on a fielder's choice. But, Moll singled and the Rams had two on with one out. Boone reached on an error. Brachbill scored. After a ground out, Watton singled in another run and the Rams were up 12-3.
Monty had a long way to go and a short time to get there. Moll gave up three straight walks and a couple of passed balls. After she threw a strikeout, a single drove in a run. Moll reared back and threw two more Ks to get out of the inning, still up 12-5.
Shelby went in order in the 6th and Monty looked to close the gap more. Moll rang up the first batter, then gave up a hit. A walk and a couple wild pitches scored a run. Williams then threw out a batter, 2nd to 1st. Moll hit a batter, but Smith squeezed a fly ball in center to keep Monty back, 12-6.