Dutch Juniors beat Twins!
OOSTERHOUT (Neth.) -
The Dutch Junior Softball Team on Sunday won its first game of the season, beating Twins 5-4 in a come-from-behind victory.
The Juniors started the day with a 12-5 loss.
In the opener, trailing 6-0 after two innings, the Juniors rallied for five runs in the third at bat, but then Twins added six runs to make it 12-5.
In Game 2, Twins took an 1-0 lead in the third inning on an inside-the-park-homerun by Fabienne van Uden, then held a 4-0 lead after four innings.
But in the fifth inning, Cindy van der Zanden and Lueji Petchkovsky Morais both scored with two outs when an error was made on a hit by Rosanne de Vries.
In the seventh inning, the same three players were involved in tying the score with two outs when the first two scored on a triple by Rosanne de Vries to force extra innings.
In the eighth, after Twins had left two runners on base, the Juniors won the game.
Tie-break runner Kimberly Jones then scored on an one-out single by NoŽmie Brandjes.
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