Tigers squeeze out a 9-7 BWAC win


Brandon Hunsaker, of Almont, slides safely into second during a game with Blue Water Area Conference rival Armada last week.

ALMONT — Almont dropped a 9-7 verdict to visiting Armada in a Blue Water Area Conference varsity baseball clash spanning nine innings last Wednesday.

With the outcome, Almont slips to 0-2 versus BWAC rivals and overall.

In Wednesday’s clash, Armada took advantage of a one-run first inning; a two-run second; a two-run third; a two-run seventh; and a two-run ninth to prevail.

Almont countered with a one-run first inning; a two-run second; a one-run third; a one-run fifth; and a two-run sixth.

Liam Webster (three singles and a double), Trenton Kruse (three singles) and Caydon Nascivera (two singles) led Almont with multiple-hit performances. The Raiders also had Cody Koval (a double), plus Tyler Filinger and Brandon Hunsaker (a single) reach the hitting column.

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.