Dordt College Softball vs. Northwestern
May 2, 2006
(Orange City, Iowa) The Dordt College Lady Defenders were swept by Northwestern in a Great Plains Athletic Conference game 4-1. Northwestern scored two in the first and one in the second to take a lead they would never give up.
Dordt got one across in the sixth inning when Amanda Pothoven singled, stole second and was doubled in by Megan Raman.
Carissa Van Gorp took the loss, giving up six hits and striking out four. Brandi Redel got the complete game win while giving up four hits. Pothoven had two hits for the Lady Defenders who end the regular season 15-21.
Dordt's Current Record: 15-21 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 33-11 (17-5)
Winning Pitcher: Brandi Redel (Northwestern)
Losing Pitcher: Carissa Van Gorp (Dordt College)
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