Rick Bertelsen Era Begins With Win For Sherrard Softball

The Sherrard Tigers opened up the 2019 softball season with a 21-8 win over Monmouth-Roseville Tuesday night at the TBK Sports Complex in Bettendorf. Freshman Bella Dean had a three-run home run in the Tiger victory, which was the head coaching debut for Rick Bertelsen.
Also in softball from Tuesday, Galesburg beat Orion 8-4.
In baseball from Tuesday, Ridgewood hung on to beat Orion 9-7.