WEST LAFAYETTE -- The Ridgewood Lady Generals opened the 2012 season with a 3-0 shutout victory over Heath.
Senior, Kalynn Bluck got the Lady Generals (1-0) on the board with 33:40 to play in the first half. Bluck took a pass from senior, Anna Powell and shot the ball over the head of goalkeeper, Izzie Smith to give Ridgewood the early lead.
Mackenzie Bates made it 2-0 RHS at the 28:14 mark off an assist from Bluck.
Bluck rounded out the scoring with 4:36 before halftime recording an unassisted goal from the left wing.
Sam Moore of the Lady Generals finished with seven saves.
Ridgewood held a 17 to 10 advantage in shots.
"Our offense did a great job scoring early to take the pressure off," said Ridgewood Coach, Casey Claxon. "Maddy Jones and Stormie Curry really anchored the defense in the middle. It's nice to get that first win and earn a shutout for the defense."