DRYDEN — Dryden fell by a narrow 37-34 count to visiting Carsonville-Port Sanilac in a varsity girls’ basketball clash last Thursday night.
In Thursday’s clash, Carsonville-Sanilac grabbed a 7-4 edge after one quarter was done.
They then followed it up with a 11-4 second quarter advantage, increasing their cushion to 18-8 at the half.
When the action resumed, Dryden struck with a 15-8 third quarter edge. That trimmed their deficit to 26-23 with 24 minutes elapsed.
The final quarter saw both sides hit for 11 points, leaving Carsonville-Port Sanilac with a 37-34 win at night’s end.
Jessica Peters (21 points, including a pair of trifectas) proved Dryden’s toughest player to stop. Lauren Abromaitis (10 points, featuring a pair of treys) hit for double figures as well. Olivia Stickler (three) added the remaining three Cardinal points.
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.