Dordt def. Presentation 12-0
The Dordt Defender softball team won its first game of the season with a 12-0 win over Presentation on Thursday afternoon, February 11 in the first game of the doubleheader in Aberdeen, South Dakota.
Dordt took advantage of five Saint errors and scored in each of the five innings played.
Hailey Heeringa hit a grand slam in the second inning to forge a 5-0 lead at the time.
Emma Veenstra knocked in two runs with a single in the fourth inning.
A four run fifth inning on five hits capped the scoring for the 12-0 win.
Abby Kraemer scattered three hits with nine strikeouts and walked two to get the pitching win.
Jessica Oules, Kenzie Cunard, Chandler Schemper and Karli Olsen all had two hits with Cunard getting a homerun in the top of the first inning to start the scoring.
Heeringa had her four runs batted in and Cunard had a single to go with her homerun and knocked in three with two runs scored.
Karlie Olsen had a run batted in and scored three runs.
Dordt will face Jamestown and Valley City State on Friday, February 12 after finishing the doubleheader with Presentation.