Imlay City’s Beau Hund takes the ball to the hoop in a game at home last Friday.

IMLAY CITY — Imlay City absorbed a 64-51 loss to visiting Cros-Lex in a Blue Water Area Conference varsity boys’ basketball contest last Friday night.

With the decision, Cros-Lex moves to 13-3 and 9-1. Imlay City drops to 7-9 and 5-4.

In Friday’s contest, Imlay City spotted Cros-Lex a 14-9 edge after one quarter was over with.

The middle two quarters saw Cros-Lex amass 28 total points and Imlay City generate 23. That left them up 42-32 with 24 minutes gone.

Cros-Lex then outscored Imlay City 22-19 from that point on, finishing off a 64-51 victory.

Beau Hund paced Imlay City with 20 points. The Spartans also had Zander Nash (11 points), JD Trout (10), Matt Evans (six) and Greg Pawlacyzk (four) reach the scoring column.

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.