DRYDEN — Dryden handed Kingston a 50-45 setback in a North Central Thumb League varsity boys’ basketball battle on Tuesday, January 18.

With the final, Dryden improves to 5-4 and 3-0. Kingston slips to 3-5 and 0-3.

In Tuesday’s battle, Kingston grabbed a 17-6 edge after one quarter was done and widened the gap to 30-21 at the half.

Dryden then outscored Kingston 29-15 the rest of the way, pulling out a 50-45 victory.

Dylan Ledford led Dryden with 15 points. The Cardinals also had Jacob Burgess (13), Merrick Maris (11), Zack Lemke (seven) plus Ethan Knuth and Tommy Giles (two each) contribute points to their cause.

Kevin Kissane

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.