Midland defeats Dordt 2-1
HOW IT HAPPENED
The Dordt Defender softball team lost a 2-1 decision to nationally ranked Midland in Sioux Center on Monday night, April 8 in the first game of a doubleheader.
Dordt allowed a run in the sixth on a solo homerun and another in the top of the seventh on two hits to trail 2-0.
Dordt got its second hit of the game in the seventh with Rachel Evavold scoring on a sacrifice fly but the Defenders were retired with the tying run at second base.
Dordt was outhit 10-2.
Rachel Evavold and Brooklyn Van Oort each had a single.
Rachel Evavold had nine strikeouts and walked none while giving up two earned runs.
Neither team committed an error.
Both of Dordt’s hits came in the final two innings.