Dordt College Softball vs. Cornerstone
March 17, 2008
(Tucson, Arizona) The Dordt College Defender softball team lost a 4-2 decision to Cornerstone (Michigan) in a game played in Tucson, Arizona on Monday afternoon.
The Defenders staked themselves to a two run lead when Dorinda Hibma belted a two run homerun in third for a 2-0 lead. Cornerstone got one in the fourth and three in the fifth to get the win. Cornerstone made the most of just five hits off of Dordt's Sarah Visser. Visser was charged with the loss, allowing eight hits and four runs--two of which were earned with three strikeouts and four bases on balls. The Defenders outhit Cornerstone 7-5 with Becca Hengeveld slapping out a couple singles.
Dordt is now 2-8 and will play Waldorf(Iowa) later today.
Dordt's Current Record: 3-8 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 0-0 (0-0)
Winning Pitcher: Gruppen, L. (Cornerstone)
Losing Pitcher: Sarah Visser (Dordt College)
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