Dordt College Softball vs. Valley City
March 14, 2014
(Tucson, Arizona) Dordt bounced back from a loss earlier in the day with a 10-0 win over Valley City State on Friday afternoon to cap its Arizona trip.
The Defenders scored on in the first and then finished the game with nine runs in the sixth inning while outhitting Valley City State 7-2.
Dordt got its first run on a wild pitch with Kassidy Van Voorst scoring after reaching initially on a single.
Dordt had runners in the second, fourth and fifth innings before breaking through for nine runs in the sixth on five hits. Erica White had a three run homerun in the frame while Ashton Beaird had a single and Michal Hoogland knocked a run in with a single.
Samantha Dunn went three and two-third innings and allowed two hits and struck out one with no walks issued for the win. Haley Fligge started the game and pitched two and a third innings with five walks and three strikeouts.
Kassidy Van Voorst and and Ashton Beaird both had two hits and Bethany Dykstra, Erica White and Michal Hoogland all had one hit and White had four runs batted in.
Dordt is 2-12 and is scheduled to travel to the College of Saint Mary in Omaha, Nebraska on Tuesday, March 18 and Buena Vista in Storm Lake on Wednesday, March 19.
Dordt's Current Record: 2-12 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 0-0 (0-0)
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