The Zimmerman Thunder lost their opener to Rockford 5-3 on Monday. Gabby Antolak was 2-for-3 with a double. Brooke Larson-Vandenberg four innings (three strikeouts) and Ashley Pool pitched three innings (five strikeouts) in their varsity debuts.
Lexi Majeski pitched a five-hitter with eight strikeouts for Rockford. Ashley Dick, Megan Westrup and Brianna Calder each had two hits for Rockford, with Dick and Bria Majeski knocking in two runs each.