Dordt College Softball vs. Concordia
April 22, 2006
(Sioux Center, Iowa) Concordia completed their sweep of the Dordt College Lady Defenders on Saturday afternoon with a 10-3 decision in game number two.
Concordia got out to a 5-0 lead after two innings and put another two in the board in the fourth before the hosts retaliated with three runs in the home half of the fifth inning. Mandy Visser knocked in two runs with a bases loaded single and Beth Van Maanen pushed another run across with a single of her own. Jill Gruppen had two hits and Visser had a double to go with her single. Concordia had nine hits and were led by Jennifer Davis with three singles and Kelly Kurtzer had a single and a homerun.
Mandy Visser took the loss after working three-plus innings, surrendering six runs on five hits, only two of the runs were earned as the Lady Defenders committed seven errors in the field.
Dordt drops to 9-9 in conference play with six games in the league remaining next week. Concordia improves to 13-5.
Dordt's Current Record: 13-17 (8-9)
Opponent's Current Record: 20-16 (13-5)
Winning Pitcher: (Dordt College)
Losing Pitcher: Mandy Visser (Dordt College)
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