Midland def. Dordt 5-0
HOW IT HAPPENED
Midland's Aliyah Rincon threw a no-hitter and struck out 12 batters as the Warriors won 5-0 to split Saturday's doubleheader with Dordt.
The Warriors got on the board first when Emily Prai tripled to help Sheridan Wayne score. Rincon then singled up the middle to send Prai across the plate and lead 2-0.
Dordt had their first baserunner on in the 5th when Emma Groen drew a walk, but Rincon retired the next two batters. Down 5-0 in the 7th, Karli Olsen also reached on a hit by pitch and then advanced to second on a wild pitch.
Midland scored a run in each of the 4th, 5th, and 6th innings on their way to the win.
Taylor Knaack pitched 4.0 innings with a strikeout
Hailey Wilkin struck out two in 2.0 innings pitched
Aliyah Rincon went 2-4 at the plate while throwing 12 strikeouts in the circle
Briar Cliff will come to Sioux Center to face Dordt on Monday, April 4 at 4:00 PM.