Softball Hosts Jamestown Wednesday
- Posted Tuesday, April 19, 2022
Dordt will host Jamestown on Wednesday, April 20 at 4:00.
The Jimmies are 5-7 in the GPAC and 18-18 overall and have split five of their six GPAC doubleheaders with the lone sweep coming at the hands of Midland on April 9.
Jamestown is batting .302 as a team and have a 3.84 earned run average as a pitching staff. Ally Battistoni is batting .393 with 35 hits and 20 runs scored. Santina Zito is batting .378 with 37 hits and 24 runs batted in and a pair of homeruns. Megan Neiles has 30 hits and is batting .345 and Katie Reisdorfer is batting .337 with three homeruns and 14 runs batted in.
Kat Miska is 9-6 this season with a save and 110 strikeouts in 93 innings pitched. Miska has a 2.56 earned run average. Katie Merchant is 6-8 with a 4.54 earned run average and she has struck out 47 in 74 innings of work.
The Defenders are 18-11-1 this season and are 8-4 in league play. The Defenders had won six games in a row before getting swept by Mount Marty on April 12.
Dordt has posted a .264 earned run average as a pitching staff and is batting .246 as a team. Jessica Oules leads the team with a .333 batting average and she has 25 hits with 19 runs scored. Karli Olsen is batting .326 with two doubles and four homeruns and she has 17 runs batted in. Chandler Schemper bats .306 and has 26 hits and team high 19 runs batted in. Kenzie Cunard has lifted her batting average to .291 with 16 runs batted in and she has seven doubles.
Abby Kraemer has a 14-4 pitching record with two saves and she has 147 strikeouts in 113 innings pitched with a 1.30 earned run average. Taylor Knaack is 3-3 with 37 innings of work and nine strikeouts and Hailey Wilkin has a 3.72 earned run average and 13 strikeouts and she has pitched 37 innings as well.
Jamestown played Dakota Wesleyan in Mitchell, South Dakota on April 12 ad split the decision with a 9-5 win in game one and an 8-2 loss in game two.
Dordt was upended by Mount Marty twice last week by scores of 3-1 and 7-6.
Jamestown swept last seasons doubleheader in North Dakota by scores of 12-2 and 8-6.
Mount Marty 11-3/23-9
Briar Cliff 7-5/17-14
College of Saint Mary 7-7/11-21
Dakota Wesleyan 3-11/11-24
Jamestown @ Dordt
Hastings @ Dakota Wesleyan
Morningside @ Dordt
Doane @ Jamestown
Midland @ Mount Marty
College of Saint Mary @ Northwestern
Concordia @ Briar Cliff