Dordt College Baseball vs. Midland (NE)
April 21, 2006
(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Midland Lutheran Warriors snagged a 2-1 win over the Dordt College Defenders in Great Plains Athletic Conference play on Friday afternoon in Sioux Center.
Midland Lutheran scored in teh first inning on a double steal where a runner was gunned down at second but Adam Engelkamp scored from third. Dordt got the run back immediately when Chris Liebhart doubled with two outs and Travis De Jong followed him up with a single that tied the game.
From there the pitchers took over with Brandon Haan and Jared Robertson dominating the batters.
Midland Lutheran finally broke through in the sixth when Adam Kreikemeier doubled and Andrew Hauptman, running for Kreikemeier, scored on a Matt Huggins single.
Nate Bunton came on in the seventh for the save, striking out the side. Jared Robertson got the win, scattering six hits and Brandon Haan took the loss, allowing two runs on eight hits. Dordt stranded six runners.
Dillon Peters was the only Defender with multiple hits with a pair of singles.
Dordt's Current Record: 9-22 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 31-11 (14-1)
Winning Pitcher: Jared Robertson (Midland (NE))
Losing Pitcher: Brandon Haan (Dordt College)
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