Ave Maria def. Dordt 3-1
Dordt and Ave Maria played in a close matchup on Friday, with Ave Maria using a big 5th inning to pick up a 3-1 win.
The Defenders opened the scoring in the 3rd inning, as Karli Olsen put the ball in play and reached on an error. With Olsen at second, Jessica Oules hit a single through the middle that allowed Olsen to score.
The next runs came in the 5th inning for Ave Maria, with Christina Cataldo opening the inning with a leadoff single, followed by two more baserunners coming around to score on Angela Cataldo's 2-RBI triple.
Becky Pedersen hit a two-out double in the 7th inning, but Ave Maria's Kassandra Clark earned the final out to pick up the complete game win.
Jessica Oules was 1-3 with 1 RBI
Kenzie Cunard was 1-3 with a double
Becky Pedersen was 1-3 with a double
Abby Kraemer had 6 strikeouts in 7.0 innings pitched
Dordt will play Calumet at 12:15 pm