The Rogers softball team cruised in their opener 9-0 over Chisago Lakes on Thursday in Lindstrom, led by Katelyn Kemmetmueller with a three-hit shutout and two RBI.
Kemmetmueller, sophomore right-hander, struck out 10 and walked three. She was 2-for-4 with a double.
Madi Anderson went 3-for-4 with two doubles, two runs and an RBI in the cleanup spot for Rogers. Ellie Anderson was 2-for-3 with an RBI. Maddie Thiebault was 1-for-3 with two RBI.
The Royals had 12 hits off Alex Smith and Cassie Lynch.
Rogers will host St. Cloud Tech on Friday, 4:30 p.m.