Women's Varsity Softball vs. Dickinson State

W 7-1

12:00 PM - Saturday, February 15, 2020
Aberdeen, South Dakota
Non-conference Match



Dordt def. Dickinson State 7-1


The Dordt Defenders made it a six game winning streak to start the season with a 7-1 win over Dickinson State on Saturday in Aberdeen, South Dakota.

Dordt’s Marissa Vanden Berg broke up the scoreless tie with a double that plated Ella Koster in the third inning and Hailey Heeringa delivered a single to make it 2-0 in the inning.

Koster figured into Dordt’s third run with a single in the that scored Natalie Fopma in the fourth inning.

Leading 3-0 the Defenders got run scoring singles by Jane Wynja and Erin Bredemus to go up 6-0 and both teams scored a run in the seventh inning for the final of 7-1.


Dordt had a 14-5 hits advantage.

Dordt had two hits days by Bredemus, Haylee Heims, Emma Veenstra and Brooklyn Van Oort.  Bredemus had two runs batted in and also worked for a walk.

Marissa Vanden Berg and Chandler Schemper each had a double and Ella Koster had a single and two bases on balls.

Abby Kraemer went the distance on the mound and allowed five hits with one run, two walks and five strikeouts.

Dordt is now 6-0 after its first weekend of play.


Dordt will be off until February 28 and 29 when the Defenders are scheduled to go to MidAmerica Nazarene and Park for a pair of non-conference doubleheaders.