ALMONT — Almont downed visiting Algonac, 33-22, in a Blue Water Area Conference varsity girls’ basketball contest on Tuesday, January 18.
With the decision, Almont improves to 3-6 and 2-3. Algonac slips to 5-6 and and 2-4.
In Tuesday’s contest, Almont jumped out to an 8-2 advantage after one quarter was complete.
The middle two quarters saw Almont net 17 total points and Algonac manage 16, leaving them up 25-18 with 24 minutes gone.
Almont then outscored Algonac 8-5 the rest of the way, assuring themselves of a 33-23 win.
Brandi Zimmer led Almont with 10 points. The Raiders also had Grace Koenig (eight points), Lydia Lacavera (seven, featuring a trey), Grace Johnson (four) plus Lizzy Brandt and Ava Panduren (two each) reach the scoring column.
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.