Dordt College won its first game of the softball season as they won 4-2 over Arizona Christian on Wednesday in Tucson, Arizona. <p>
Arizona Christian scored one run in each of the first two inning with Dordt getting three in the fourth to take the lead. Paige Decker delivered a double that got Samantha Dunn and Ashton Beaird in. Sidney Larsen added a two out single that scored Decker and the Defenders got a run for cushion with back to back doubles by Bethany Dykstra and Erica White. <p>Ashton Beaird, Bethany Dykstra, Michal Hoogland and Sidney Larsen each had two hits as Dordt outhit Arizona Christian 11-7. Paige Decker had two runs batted in as the Defenders improved to 1-9 this season. <p>Larsen went the distance while allowing two runs on seven hits and struck out six with three bases on balls.<p>Dordt will face Jamestown and Robert Morris on Thursday.