Imlay City’s Grace Monville (L) kicks the ball around a foe in Monday’s matchup.


IMLAY CITY — Imlay City absorbed an 8-1 loss to visiting North Branch in a Blue Water Area Conference girls’ soccer meeting on Monday.

There North Branch used a 4-0 opening half advantage and a 4-1 second half edge to prevail.
Jessica Peters supplied the lone Imlay City goal. Her effort was assisted by Mary Kaminski.

Ashley Hickmott drew the goalkeeping assignment for Imlay City that day. Hickmott finished with 14 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.