In the best of three, PNG have won 2 out of 3 games which has secured gold for them. American Samoa settled for silver.
PNG scored early in the game and by the bottom of the third inning were up 3-0. PNG’s power batters in Florence Daple and Beverly Pasen kept the scoreboard ticking, bringing runners home.
Another slugger in Nadia Bais brought two more runners home through a line drive to bring the score to 7-0.
The game was called off at the bottom of the fifth inning after the mercy rule was applied.