Dordt College Softball vs. Briar Cliff
April 16, 2013
(Sioux City, Iowa) Briar Cliff banged out 15 hits and took a 9-3 win over Dordt on Tuesday night in Sioux City, Iowa. The Defenders got two runs in the fourth to cut the gap to 3-2 but a run in the fourth and four more in the fifth put the Chargers in the driver's seat on the way to the win.
Dordt got two runs in the fourth when Haley Huisman slammed a homerun that got Ashton Beaird in after she had doubled to lead off the inning. Beaird also homered in the sixth for Dordt's other offense.
Sidney Larsen took the loss and allowed seven earned runs and walked one with two strikeouts. Lizzy Bye got the win while striking out five.
Bethany Dykstra was 3-3 at the plate with three singles and Beaird had had her double and homerun. Ashley Van Kooten also had a double and Huisman had her two run homerun.
Dordt's Current Record: 6-25 (2-12)
Opponent's Current Record: 7-12 (3-6)
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