Dordt College Softball vs. Briar Cliff
April 18, 2012
(Sioux Center, Iowa) Kacy Oberfoell scattered four hits in a strong pitching performance and the Dordt College Defender softball team scored two late runs to forge a 2-1 win in game one of its doubleheader with the Briar Cliff Chargers on Wednesday night in Sioux Center.
Briar Cliff got a run in the third inning on a pair of hits and a throwing error.
It wasn't until the sixth inning when Megan Huizenga singled and Ashley Viet walked with two outs. Haley Huisman then delivered a double to score the tying and go ahead run.
Briar Cliff got a lead off single in the seventh, pushed the runner to second on a sacrifice bunt, advanced Hendrix to third on a grounder and then had the game end on a ground out to shortstop.
Oberfoell won her ninth game of the season while striking out four and walking none. Ashton Beaird had a single and a double and was the only Defender with multiple hits. Huisman's double was the only other extra base hit.
Jennifer Bye took the loss for Briar Cliff while allowing six hits and struck out two.
Dordt stranded seven to Briar Cliff's three.
Dordt's Current Record: 12-4 (9-3)
Opponent's Current Record: 10-13 (3-8)
Winning Pitcher: (Dordt College)
Losing Pitcher: (Dordt College)
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