Dordt def. Waldorf 11-3
The Dordt Defenders picked up a non-conference win at home on Wednesday, defeating the Waldorf Warriors 11-3 in 5 innings.
Neither team scored in the first inning, and Waldorf took a 1-0 lead in the top of the 2nd as Katie Gil crossed the plate on a fielder's choice groundout.
Waldorf added to their lead in the top of the 4th when Katie Chapman hit a double, scoring the runner from second. Later in the inning, Karina Prieto hit an RBI single to give Waldorf a 3-0 lead.
The Defenders responded with a high scoring output in the bottom of the 4th, scoring ten runs on nine hits. Chandler Schemper led off and was hit by a pitch, and the next two batters reached to load the bases. Erin Bredemus had the first RBI of the inning on a single to the middle infield. Following Brooklyn Van Oort's RBI single to make the score 3-2, Kayla Zevenbergen doubled, driving in three runs. Rachel Evavold, in her second at-bat of the inning, hit a 2-RBI double. The final two runs of the inning came on Hannah Sikkema's double to left-center field that scored Schemper and Evavold.
Taylor Knaack pitched a 1-2-3 inning in the top of the 5th, and Kenzie Cunard drove in the 11th run of the game for the Defenders in the bottom of the inning, ending the game.
Kayla Zevenbergen finished with 3 RBI
Rachel Evavold and Hannah Sikkema each drove in 2 runs
Chandler Schemper scored 2 runs on three plate appearances