The red and white added to its lead in the fifth with two more runs. Blair Ezekiel (Harbour Main, NL) was hit by a pitch, advanced to second base on a passed ball, took third on a groundout by Jason Sanford (Durham, NS) and scored on an infield single by Ellsworth. Mathieu Roy (St-Gervais, QC) followed with a walk, advanced to second on a ground out and eventually scored on a passed ball.
Canada scored one more in the sixth and added another in the seventh. Jason Hill (St. John’s, NL) stroked a one-out single in the sixth and was replaced by pinch runner Tyson Barkman (Abbotsford, BC). Barkman advanced to second on a passed ball, then to third on a groundout and scored on another passed ball. In the seventh, Roy singled, advanced to second on a sacrifice bunt by Brandon Horn (Waterloo, ON), and scored on a single by Mark Johnson (Glencoe, ON) to round out the scoring.