Dryden’s Jessica Peters drives to the hoop as Capac’s Chloe Schocke looks to stop her in last week’s game.

DRYDEN — Dryden handed visiting Capac a 67-18 setback in a non-league varsity girls’ basketball matchup last Thursday night.

With the outcome, Dryden goes to 1-1 overall. Capac slips to 1-1 this season.

In Thursday’s matchup, Dryden grabbed a 10-4 edge after one quarter had ended.

Dryden followed it up with a 6-0 run over the next 2:03. That left them up 16-4 with 5:57 showing on the second quarter clock.

The next five minutes-plus saw Dryden accumulate 16 points and Capac manage two, leaving them up 32-6 at the halftime break.

Dryden then outscored Capac 35-12 from that point on, closing out a 67-18 victory.

For Dryden, Keira Miller led the way with 19 points. She was given assistance in the scoring department by Jessica Peters (15), Lucia Munoz Rodriguez (eight), Olivia Stickler (seven), Rilynn Lindsay (six), Sophia Peter and Ava DeVlaminck (four each) along with Delaney Wolle and Isabella Weier (two apiece).

Makayla Phillips paced Capac with 10 points. She was backed by Julia Schaefer (four points) plus Chloe Schocke and Nolynn Allen (two each).

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.