Sampson Sets Homerun Record
Doane College junior Brooke Sampson (Bakersfield, Calif.) hit a home run in game one against Dordt College and is now the sole all-time leader in home runs at Doane College in softball. Sampson's 22nd career home run came in the fifth inning to give Doane a 5-3 lead. Her home run proved to be the winning run as Doane held on for a 5-4 victory in the first game.
In game two, Kylie Garrett threw her second straight complete-game shutout as she struck out nine Dordt batters and allowed only two hits. Doane won game two, 4-0, and completed the sweep of Dordt. The Tigers are now 15-18 overall and 5-3 in the GPAC. Dordt is 19-19 overall and 9-7 in conference play.