Dordt College Softball vs. Nebraska Wesleyan
April 26, 2014
(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt College Defender softball team won a 5-2 decision over Nebraska Wesleyan in game one of their doubleheader in Sioux Center on Saturday, April 26.
Dordt got two in the first inning on a Michal Hoogland single. Neither team scored again until the fifth inning when the Prairie Wolves scored a run on one hit and an error.
The Defenders answered with three runs in the fifth inning. Kassidy Van Voorst and Bethany Dykstra each singled and Erica White followed with a double that scored two runs. An Ashton Beaird ground out provided a run and Dordt held on to win as Wesleyan left the bases loaded in the seventh inning for the 5-2 final.
Sidney Larsen was the winning pitcher with five hits allowed and walked six with three strikeouts.
Kassdy Van Voorst had two hits and scored a run and Bethany Dykstra had two runs scored. White knocked in two runs as did Hoogland.
Dordt's Current Record: 16-26 (8-12)
Opponent's Current Record: 14-21 (5-14)
Winning Pitcher: (Dordt College)
Losing Pitcher: (Dordt College)
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