Almont took first at a BWAC event hosted by Hampton Golf Club. They are (L to R) Anna Wedemeyer, Jesse Hellebuyck, Hannah Revoldt, Brandi Kautz, Jesse Kautz and Maggie Henige.


TRI-CITY AREA — The Almont girls’ golf squad earned a first-place finish last Thursday at a Blue Water Area Conference Jamboree Tournament.

Hampton Golf Club, in Rochester, served as the tournament venue.

Almont’s winning total was 175. Yale (189), Armada (194), Rochester Hills Lutheran Northwest (211), Richmond (238) and Imlay City (275) held down spots two through six.

Brandi Kautz led Almont with a 38 for nine holes on the par-33 course. Her performance also proved good for tournament medalist honors.

Jesse Hellebuyck had the next best Almont showing. Hellebuyck finished with a 43.

Maggie Henige and Hannah Revoldt rounded out Almont’s top-four golfers. They shot a 46 and a 48, respectively.

Almont was also represented by Jesse Kautz (50) and Anna Wedemeyer (55).

Abigale Fox paced Imlay City’s three-golfer contingent. She carded a 54.

Magena Cusson (57) and Meghan Angelbrandt (74) also competed for Imlay City that day.

Kevin Kissane has been covering high school sports for the Tri-City Times since 1985. When not standing on a field or court with his camera and notepad, he enjoys golf, travel and family. Kevin is a 1980 graduate of Capac High School, and is also a grad of St. Clair Community College and earned a degree in journalism from Central Michigan University.