BUENA VISTA BREAKS EVEN IN HOME DEBUT

Buena Vista’s Brooke Berkey attempts to tag

Dordt’s Erica White as she slides into second base.

Buena Vista used a thrilling seventh-inning rally in the nightcap to earn a 7-6 win and a doubleheader split against Dordt College in the Beavers’ home debut last Thursday.

The Defenders got a pair of two-run home runs and a two-run double in the opener to help lift them to the 7-3 victory in the opener.

BVU led 3-2 in the finale before Dordt plated four runs in the fifth inning for a 6-3 lead.  The Beavers got one run back in the sixth before a walk-off bases loaded walk capped a three-run seventh to give the team the victory.

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