Midland defeats Dordt 3-0
HOW IT HAPPENED
Midland made it a sweep of the Dordt Defenders in GPAC play on Wednesday afternoon in Fremont, Nebraska. The Warriors were 3-0 winners over the Defenders on a chilly and clear day.
Midland got one in the second on a pair of hits and another in the third on two hits for a 2-0 lead. Midland scored a run for insurance in the fifth with two hits and stranded two.
While Midland was building the lead Dordt stranded four runners in the first six innings and never had more than one runner on in those frames. Dordt did mount a threat with two runners in the seventh as Hailey Heeringa had a single and Carley De Roin reached on a single with one out. A ground out and a strikeout ended the threat and the game.
Rachel Evavold took the loss and goes to 4-2 on the mound while surrendering three runs with five strikeouts and one base on balls.
Evavold also had a pair of singles and De Roin had two singles as well with Midland outhitting Dordt 6-5.
Dordt is 11-12 overall and 0-4 in the conference and will be off until next Wednesday, April 11 when they host Northwestern.