Imlay City’s Jager Land (center) battles a pair of Cros-Lex foes for the ball in Monday’s BWAC clash. Imlay City won the game 4-0.


IMLAY CITY — Imlay City clinched the Blue Water Area Conference championship Monday, accomplishing the feat with a 4-0 triumph against visiting league counterpart Cros-Lex.

With the outcome, Imlay City (10-1 versus BWAC rivals and overall) earns their fifth straight league title.

In Monday’s matchup, Imlay City jumped out to a 2-0 edge at the half.

Imlay City then outscored Cros-Lex 2-0 from that point on, finishing off a 4-0 win.

Josh Hayes (set up by Juan Zepeda), Will Tolley (assisted by Zepeda), Giovanny Torres (set up by Zepeda) and John Knezevich (assisted by Jose Salcedo) provided Imlay City’s goals.

Quintin Ramirez registered the win in net for Imlay City. He wound up with four saves.

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.