Emily Martin scored five goals and the Coosa Lady Eagles’ soccer team kicked off the 2018 season Tuesday with an 8-2 win over non-region opponent Ridgeland.

Evelyne Cruz, Ashley Medrano and Debra Barker each scored a goal for Coosa as well while keeper Sarah Arrant had 11 saves in the contest.

Coosa (1-0) will travel to Trion on Thursday.

In other action:

Pepperell girls 2, Cedartown 2

A season-opening match at Cedartown ended in a 2-2 draw for the Pepperell girls’ soccer team on Tuesday.

Mallory Powell and Sydni Hazelwood each scored a goal for the Lady Dragons in the game, which was called with the tie since it was a non-region match.

Pepperell had 16 shots on goal.

The Lady Dragons will be back in action Friday at Chattooga.