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Tigers drop a pair against Morningside College

SIOUX CITY, Iowa--The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team was swept by Morningside College 10-3 and 3-0 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader on Thursday in Sioux City, Iowa.

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SIOUX CITY, Iowa-The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team was swept by Morningside College 10-3 and 3-0 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader on Thursday in Sioux City, Iowa.

DWU's Amber Budmark smacked a three-run homer in Game One. It was the only scoring for the Tigers. Sierra Haage took the loss after tossing six innings, allowing five earned runs off 12 hits, while striking out one and walking a batter.

Morningside kept the Tigers off the scoreboard in Game Two. Senior pitcher Lorissa Loeppky took the loss after tossing six innings, allowing two earned runs off five hits, while striking out five and walking three. Budmark and Karly Severance tallied the lone two hits in the loss.

The Tigers (17-32, 7-11 GPAC) will play the College of Saint Mary at 1 p.m. Saturday at McWhirter Field.

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