SOFTBALL

Softball Results

Dordt College Softball vs. Briar Cliff

April 16, 2008

Game Media

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt College Defender softball team took a 9-0 loss to Briar Cliff in game two of their doubleheader on Wednesday night, April 16 in Sioux Center, Iowa. The Chargers scored one run in each of the first three innings and then scored two in the fifth and another four in the sixth to put the 8-run rule in effect.

Dordt got four hits off of Briar Cliff's Lydia Schafer, three singles by Becca Hengeveld, Jaclyn Ver Mulm and Suzi Butier and a triple by Sarah Seymour. Briar Cliff had a total of 11 hits off of Dordt pitching with Amanda Nikkel getting the start and taking the loss allowing three runs on four hits and walked two. Sarah Visser pitched the final three innings and was charged with six runs--two of them earned.

Dordt slips to 4-22 overall and 1-11 in the GPAC while Briar Cliff is 15-14 and 11-6.

Dordt's Current Record: 4-22 (1-11)
Opponent's Current Record: 15-14 (11-6)

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Dordt College 0 0 0 0 0 0 x 0 4 4
Briar Cliff 1 1 1 0 2 4 x 9 11 0

Winning Pitcher: Lydia Schafer (Briar Cliff)
Losing Pitcher: Amanda Nikkel (Dordt College)

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