Dordt College Baseball vs. Morningside
March 24, 2008
(Sioux City, Iowa) The Dordt College Defender baseball team lost a 7-0 decision in conference play to Morningside on Monday afternoon in Sioux City, Iowa.
The Defenders surrendered three runs in the first innning on two hits and were never able to climb out of the hole, surrendering four unearned runs in fifth. Dordt's best chance to score came in the sixth when they stranded two runners.
Dordt was limited to five hits with Evan Pheneger getting two of them on a double and a single. Travis Feekes, Travis De Jong and Bobby Lutke each had singles. Derek Peters had Dordt's lone walk.
Patrick Sinnema took the loss, allowing nine hits, seven runs--three of them earned, walking two and striking out six. Gabe Shockman earned the complete game win and Brett Hoch had a homerun for the winners.
Dordt is now 4-8 overall and 1-2 in the GPAC.
Dordt's Current Record: 4-9 (1-3)
Opponent's Current Record: 11-5 (3-0)
Winning Pitcher: Shockman, Gabe (Morningside)
Losing Pitcher: Patrick Sinnema (Dordt College)
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