Lady Cougars win season opener, place second at Winona Tournament

Calhoun Academy’s Lady Cougars have started the softball season with a strong start.

Haley Tedder slides in safely for Calhoun Academy. Photo by Mike Blount

The Lady Cougars defeated North Sunflower 10-0 to win their opening game last Friday. They followed that up with a second place finish in the Winona Tournament on Saturday.

The Lady Cougars earned wins over Strider (17-1) and Indianola (5-3 and 6-4) in the tournament.

They are scheduled to play at home Tuesday, July 31 against Delta, host Strider Thursday Aug. 2 and Kemper Monday, Aug. 6. All three games begin at 4 p.m. and will be played at Bruce Park.