Dordt College Softball vs. Hastings
April 5, 2008
(Hastings, Nebraska) The Dordt College Defender softball team lost a 9-1 decision in game one of their doubleheader with Hastings College on Saturday, getting outhit 8-3 with Dordt's only hit coming on a solo homerun by Amber Soodsma in the fourth inning.
Hastings got three runs in the first inning and got two more in the third for some breathing room and took advantage of six Dordt College errors. Amber Soodsma allowed eight hits and nine runs--three of them earned and walked three while striking out three in four-plus innings. Hastings ended the game in the fifth inning with no one out when the run that pushed them over the eight run threshold.
Dordt's Current Record: 3-15 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 7-4 (15-13)
Winning Pitcher: Paladino (Hastings)
Losing Pitcher: Amber Soodsma (Dordt College)
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