- Dordt lost to Morningside 10-1 in game one of a GPAC doubleheader
HOW IT HAPPENED
The Dordt Defender baseball team was on the short end of a 10-1 decision with Morningside on Friday afternoon, April 15 in a game played in Sioux City, Iowa.
Morningside scored four runs on four hits in the second inning and did all their damage with two outs in the inning.
Dordt answered with a run in the fourth inning when Logan Cline singled and advanced to second on a failed pickoff attempt and scored when Luke November knocked him in with a single.
The score remained 5-1 until the sixth inning when the hosts scored five runs on five hits and Dordt was retired in order in the seventh to end the game 10-1.
Dordt was outhit 10-3.
Cline, November and Anthony Klinzing all had singles for the Defenders.
Diego Benitez was the Dordt starting pitcher and went five innings and allowed six runs on seven hits with five strikeouts.