Softball Results

Dordt College Softball vs. Hastings

April 5, 2008

Game Media

(Hastings, Nebraska) The Dordt College Defender softball team lost a 16-3 decision in game two of their doubleheader in Hastings, Nebraska. The loss drops the Defenders to 0-4 for the season in the Great Plains Athletic Conference. Hastings got their 16 runs despite just ten hits and took advantage of nine Dordt College errors.

Dordt's Kassandra Heynen had a pair of singles while Suzi Butier had a triple and Jaclyn Ver Mulm a double. Ver Mulm knocked in a run and Amanda Nikkel scored a run after a walk. Heynen also had a run scored and an rbi and Butier had a run scored.

Sarah Visser took the loss, giving up 13 runs--five of them earned and walked four and struck out one.

Dordt is now 0-4 in the GPAC and will travel to Sioux Falls on Monday, April 7 for a doubleheader. Hastings improves to 16-13 overall and 8-4 in the GPAC.

Dordt's Current Record: 3-15 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 16-13 (8-4)

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Dordt College 1 1 1 0 0 x x 3 5 9
Hastings 7 0 6 3 x x x 16 10 1

Winning Pitcher: Woodside (Hastings)
Losing Pitcher: Sarah Visser (Dordt College)

For more information, please contact Mike Byker, Sports Information Director, at or (712) 722-6301.