Presentation defeats Dordt 2-1
HOW IT HAPPENED
The Presentation Saints secured a 2-1 win over the Dordt Defenders in softball play in Aberdeen, South Dakota on Friday, February 16.
The Defenders left the bases loaded in the second inning and another two in the third before Presentation scored two runs on four hits in the bottom of the fourth inning to stake itself to a 2-0 lead.
The Defenders answered with a two-out Hailey Heeringa homerun in the fifth inning to the cut the lead to 2-1.
Neither team had a baserunner in their final two at bats the two runs for Presentation in the fourth inning proved to be enough.
Tianna Top took the loss and allowed two runs on six hits with a strikeout and no walks.
Dordt had one run on three hits.
Heeringa had two of Dordt’s three hits with a solo homerun and a single.
Summer Jansen had two bases on balls and Carley De Roin had Dordt’s other hit, a single.