ALMONT — The Almont baseball team won a pair of games against Yale in Blue Water Area Conference action this past week.
Almont began the two-game stretch with a 10-5 victory over host Yale on Monday, May 17.
Brenden Haldeman (three singles) and Brandon Hunsaker (two singles) proved Almont’s toughest outs. They were backed by Blake Cody and Donovan Galovich (a triple each), Kylar Fisher (a double) along Landon Kruse and Charlie Koenig (a single apiece).
Hunsaker and Cody Koval shared the pitching responsibilities for Almont. They allowed seven total hits, struck out 12 and walked six.
Two days later, Almont registered a 3-0 triumph against visiting Yale.
Galovich paced Almont with a double. Nolan Idyle, Fisher, Cody and Koenig added a single each to Almont’s cause.
Stine was the winning Almont pitcher. He gave up two hits over seven innings, struck out four and walked none.
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.