Dordt College Softball vs. Hastings
April 6, 2013
(Sioux Center, Iowa) A six run inning by the visiting Hastings College Broncos vaulted them to an 8-1 win over the Dordt Defenders in softball action at Open Space Park in Sioux Center, Iowa.
Hastings got on the board with a lead off homerun by Felicia Graff was the only scoring until the six run outburst put the Broncos up 7-0. Hastings got those runs with five hits and an error.
Dordt got its only run of the game in the bottom of that same inning when Bethany Dykstra delivered a single that plated Haley Huisman who had reached earlier in the inning on a double.
Dordt had missed earlier opportunities when they left runners on second and third in the second and third frames.
Hastings got a run for insurance to post the 8-1 final.
Dordt was outhit 10-5. Haley Huisman was 2-3 at the plate with a run scored and had a single and double.
Sidney Larsen took the loss for the Defenders and allowed two walks and struck out five and went the distance. Hastings' McKenzie Welchert struck out five and walked two in getting the win.
Dordt's Current Record: 6-17 (2-4)
Opponent's Current Record: 12-5 (3-0)
Winning Pitcher: (Dordt College)
Losing Pitcher: (Dordt College)
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