Midland def. Dordt 3-0
HOW IT HAPPENED
The Dordt Defender baseball team lost a 3-0 decision to the Midland Warriors in game two of the doubleheader in Fremont, Nebraska.
Midland scored one in the second, one in the fifth and one in the eighth for its three runs.
Dordt’s best chances to score came in the fourth and seventh innings. Tyce Marquez and Logan Cline each singling but Marquez was caught stealing in the fourth. The Defenders loaded the bases in the seventh with a walk, single and hit batsman but the inning ended with a fly ball out.
Dordt threatened again in the eighth with back to back singles by Marquez and Pfafman with two outs but a ground out ended the inning and the threat.
Dordt was outhit 9-8 and Dordt had the only error.
Isaac Vander Hart went the distance and scattered the nine hits with five strikeouts and he had no walks. One of the three runs was earned.
Marquez and Andrew Pullar each had two hits and Logan Cline had a hit and a walk.
All of Dordt’s hits were singles.
Dordt will face Midland on Saturday afternoon starting at 1:00.