Baseball Results

Dordt College Baseball vs. Central

April 26, 2006

Game Media

(Carroll, Iowa) The Dordt College Defenders fought for a split in their non-conference doubleheader with Central (Iowa) in games played at Carroll, Iowa.

The Defenders sent 18 batters to the plate in the second inning when they scored 13 runs.

Chris Liebhart was 2-4 with five runs batted in, including a three-run homerun. Nate Daane was 3-4 at the plate and knocked in three runs and Brandon Haan had two hits and scored twice. Jon Ledeboer had three hits in four at-bats with one of those hits being a homerun to lead off the fourth inning. Scott Van Zanten and Brent Van Maanen both had two hits as Dordt outhit the Dutch 19-10.

Kyle Dieleman earned the win, working five and two-thirds innings and allowed nine runs on seven hits. Nate Daane finished the game on the hill, recording the final four outs, allowing three hits and striking out one.

Dordt's Current Record: 10-26 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 23-9 (0-0)

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Dordt College 0 13 0 1 0 3 x 17 19 1
Central 0 2 1 0 3 3 0 9 10 4

Winning Pitcher: Kyle Dieleman (Dordt College)
Losing Pitcher: Jacob Vaverka (Central)

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