Dordt College Softball vs. Midland
April 14, 2012
(Fremont, Nebraska) A Haley Huisman single in the top of the seventh inning gave the Dordt College Defenders a 3-2 win over the Midland Warriors in game one of the doubleheader in Fremont, Nebraska on Saturday, April 14.
Dordt allowed a run in the third inning but bounced back with a two run fourth when Kaitlyn Lockhorst reached in the top of the fourth and scored when Kacy Oberfoell helped her cause with a two-run homerun for a 2-1 lead. The Defenders relinquished the lead in the sixth when Midland plated a run with a hit and a walk.
Dordt got the eventual winning run with the single by Huisman that scored Megan Huizenga. Huizenga had doubled and advanced to third on an error charged to the centerfielder. Huisman's hit came with two outs.
Oberfoell got the win while giving up two runs on four hits and struck out five and walked six. Six different players had one hit each for the Defenders.
Midland's Sarah Leimser allowed three runs on six hits and struck out four.
Dordt's Current Record: 17-17 (7-5)
Opponent's Current Record: 1-4 (13-24)
Winning Pitcher: (Dordt College)
Losing Pitcher: (Dordt College)
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