Almont’s Kendall Roszczewski looks to score versus Lutheran North.

ALMONT — The Almont varsity girls’ basketball squad dropped a 34-21 verdict to visiting non-league counterpart Lutheran North at home Monday night.

With the outcome, Almont slips to 1-2 overall.

In Monday’s clash, Almont jumped out to a 10-2 advantage after one quarter was over with.

The middle two quarters saw Lutheran North amass 17 total points and Almont hit for five, leaving them up 19-15 with 24 minutes gone.

Lutheran North then outscored Almont 15-6 from that point on, good for a 34-21 win when the final buzzer sounded.

Kendall Roszczewski led Almont with 11 points, including a pair of trifectas. The Raiders also received points courtesy of Jesse Kautz (four), Grace Koenig (three), Lydia LaCavera (two) and Lauren Webster (one).

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.