Sidney 7, Cooperstown 1

Christina Worden doubled for Sidney in its win home over Cooperstown in a non-league game that opened the season for both schools.

Worden finished went 2-for-3 at the plate with two runs batted in. Sidney scored all seven of its runs in the first two innings, with five coming across the plate in the second. 

Amber Rodgers pitched a complete game and allowed just one run to pick up the victory for Sidney.

Cooperstown (0-1) scored its only run in the fifth inning. Natalie Brotherton allowed seven runs in the circle for the Hawkeyes, who had not been able to practice outside before the season-opener.

Sidney 7, Cooperstown 1

Cooperstown..... 000 010 0 - 1 6 2

Sidney ..... 250 000 x - 7 10 2

Amber Rodgers (W, 1-0) (S). Natalie Brotherton (L, 0-1).

2B: Christina Worden (S).