Elgin’s 12 and under girls softball opened the season Tuesday, May 22 with a 10-9 win over Neligh. Getting hits for Elgin were Paige Meis with three singles, Calli Krebs with two singles and Heather Bauer, Grace Henn, Sydney Kerkman and Emma Kerkman all with a single. Anna Heilhecker started as pitcher for Elgin. She struck out two and walked five. Amy Nelson came in to finish the game striking out three and walking four. Elgin travels to Tilden on Thursday, May 31.