Dordt College Softball vs. Waldorf
March 17, 2008
(Tucson, Arizona) The Dordt College Defender softball team was on the winning side of a 19-0, five inning decision over Waldorf on Monday, March 17 in Tucson, Arizona. The win, Dordt's third of the season, came as the Defenders slugged out 17 hits as a team and Amber Soodsma threw a one-hitter for the Defenders.
Soodsma led the Dordt offense with Sarah Seymour as they both knocked out three hits. Seymour plated three runs batted in while Soodsma had a double to go with two singles. Sarah Visser had a two run homerun for the Defenders while Melissa Ver Haar had a single and a double. Suzi Butier knocked in three with two hits and Jenna Vander Woude also has a pair of base knocks.
The Defenders are now 3-8 and will play a pair of games against Lubbock Christian (Texas) and Triton (Illinois) on Tuesday, March 18. Triton is a junior college and the game will not count towards standings or statistics.
Dordt's Current Record: 3-8 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 0-0 (0-0)
Winning Pitcher: Amber Soodsma (Dordt College)
Losing Pitcher: Mudra, L. (Waldorf)
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