Dordt defeats Central Christian 3-0.
HOW IT HAPPENED
Dordt got a strong pitching performance and added two runs for insurance in the final frame to take a 3-0 win over Central Christian on Saturday afternoon, March 19 in McPherson, Kansas.
Dordt scored its first run with a Trent Roose single in the third starting the frame and he was pushed along with a sacrifice bunt. A wild pitch put Roose at third and he scored on a Jake Thayer double.
Dordt’s insurance came via a pair of runs on one hit and three errors in the top of the seventh inning.
-Dordt had a 6-3 hits advantage.
-Jake Thayer had three hits-a pair of singles and a double and he knocked in a run.
-Trent Roose had two hits with two runs batted in and scored a run.
-Connor Hopkins earned his third pitching win with six innings pitched. He allowed three hits and walked three with four strikeouts.
-Cole Samuelson earned his fifth save and walked one with one strikeout in pitching a scoreless seventh inning.