Valley City State defeats Dordt 4-3
HOW IT HAPPENED
Dordt’s rally fell short in a game played at Tucson, Arizona against Valley City State on Tuesday.
The Defenders surrendered a run in the first inning and Dordt answered with a run in the third as Ashley Williams scoring on a Hailey Heeringa sacrifice fly.
The Vikings had a response with two runs in the fourth and another in the sixth for a 4-1 lead.
The Defenders rallied with Rachel Evavold sending two in on a bases loaded single with two outs. Summer Jansen singled in the next at-bat but Hailey Heeringa was thrown out at the plate for the third out of the inning.
Dordt was outhit 11-4.
Natalie Vos went the distance and allowed two earned runs out of four total and struck out six with no walks.
Dordt had four different players each hit a single and Heeringa was walked twice.