Dordt No-Hits Tigers in Opener
The Tigers opened GPAC play against a familiar foe in Dordt College on Thursday and fell to the Defenders, 11-0. Having played Dordt the previous Friday, the Tigers took a perfect game into the final inning of the first game. On Thursday, Dordt pitcher Amanda Nikkel threw a no-hitter against the Tigers.
Dordt plated three runs in the first inning and added a run in the third off of starter Kylie Garrett. The Defenders blew the game open in the fourth with seven runs off Doane pitching.
The loss sends the Tigers into an elimination game against Nebraska Wesleyan University at 4:00 PM on Thursday.