ALMONT — Almont picked up a 55-49 overtime win at Yale in a Blue Water Area Conference varsity boys’ basketball meeting last Thursday.
With the result, Almont improves to 10-5 and 7-3. Yale slips to 5-10 and 4-6.
In Thursday’s meeting, Almont took an 11-4 advantage after one quarter was done and led 20-16 at the half.
When the action resumed, Yale bounced back with a 26-22 second half edge. That made it 42-42 at the end of regulation play.
Almont then outscored Yale 13-7 the rest of the way, celebrating a 55-49 victory at night’s end.
Gabe Bourdeau (13 points, including a trifecta) led Almont that evening. He was given assistance in the scoring department by Charlie Koenig (nine points, featuring three treys), Brett Wrobel (nine, with a pair of triples), Scott Pape (six), Joey Savel and Blake Cody (five apiece), Grady Nash (four) plus Jacob Rayl and Colby Schapman (two each).