IMLAY CITY — Imlay City rolled to convincing 64-34 victory over Holly in a non-league varsity girls’ basketball game last Saturday afternoon.
With the result, Imlay City improves to 5-1 this season.
In Saturday’s game, Imlay City opened up a 20-14 lead after one quarter was history and increased their cushion to 28-18 at the half.
When play resumed, Imlay City picked up where it left off. Aided by an 18-7 third quarter edge, the Spartans went ahead 46-25 with 24 minutes gone.
Imlay City then outscored Holly 18-9 from that point on en route to a 64-34 win.
Mary Lengemann (17 points, featuring a trey) led Imlay City. Kayla Rossen (12 points) hit for double figures as well. The Spartans also had Abigail Thibodeau (nine points), Lily Lengemann (eight, including a pair of triples), Ana Lengemann (eight, with a trifecta), Lexa Forti (five, featuring a trey) Jaya Forti and Natalie Stone (two each) plus Dakota Deel (one) connect.
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.