Kirsten Heikkinen delivered the decisive goal as the Rogers Royals edged Monticello 2-1 Tuesday in Monticello.
The junior attacker scored her first goal of the season on a breakaway, unassisted, in the 60th minute, for a 2-1 lead.
The first half ended 1-0 as Gabby Moter scored in the 38th minute, assisted by Courtney Stutelberg, for Rogers. Monticello tied it on a penalty kick early in the second half.
Rogers is 2-0 in the Mississippi 8 and 5-4 overall. Monticello is 0-2 and 5-4.
Rogers will host Elk River on Saturday at 11 a.m.