Softball Results

Dordt College Softball vs. Park

March 11, 2013

Game Media

(Tucson, Arizona) The Dordt Defender softball team scored two runs in the first inning but were shut out the rest of the way in falling 10-2 in five innings.

The Defenders got two their two runs in the first inning when Ashton Beaird doubled in Ashley Van Kooten and Bethany Dykstra. Van Kooten had reached on a single to start the inning.

Park went in order in the home half of the first inning but erupted for seven runs in the second, chasing Brittany Kooiker from the mound as she was charged with five runs and she walked three.

Beaird came on in relief and was charged with two runs in the second and another run in the fourth and two in the fifth.

Van Kooten's and Beaird's hits were the only of the day for the Defenders while Park had eight hits in the win.

Dordt's Current Record: 1-6 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 0-0 (0-0)

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Dordt College 2 0 0 0 0 x x 2 2 1
Park 0 7 0 1 2 x x 10 8 0

Winning Pitcher: (Dordt College)
Losing Pitcher: (Dordt College)

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