Mount Marty def. Dordt 5-2
Mount Marty got a sweep from the Dordt Defenders in GPAC softball play Monday night in Sioux Center.
The Lancers secured a 5-2 win in game two after surrendering the lead and scored three in the top of the seventh to get the win.
The Lancers scored one in the first and another in the fourth for a 2-0 lead. Both runs were unearned.
In the fifth inning Dordt got their first run of the day with Ivy Terpstra scoring on a Rachel Evavold ground out. The Defenders then knotted the score with a run in the sixth inning as Emma Veenstra knocked a sacrifice fly that scored Hannah Sikkema.
The Lancers came back with three runs on three hits in the seventh inning and then worked around a Jessica Oules single in the seventh inning to secure the 5-2 win.
Rachel Evavold took the loss and walked three with six strikeouts and surrendered 10 hits.
Oules was 3-4 at the plate and Evavold and Sikkema accounted for Dordt’s two other hits. Erin Bredemus had a pair of walks as did Ivy Terpstra in the loss.
Dordt is now 3-3 in league play and 14-14 overall while Mount Marty is 12-9 and 5-3 in the GPAC.
Dordt is scheduled to next face Northwestern on Wednesday night, March 31.