Imlay City’s Hannah Sapp returns a shot at the Blue Water Area Conference Tournament. Photo by StudioE Photography

TRI-CITY AREA — The Almont girls’ tennis squad netted three-way tie for second place last Friday at the Blue Water Area Conference Tournament.

Armada is where the action unfolded.

When the final scores were tallied, Yale (17 points) paced the field assembled. They were followed by Armada, Almont and Cros-Lex (11 points each), Imlay City (10) along with Algonac and Richmond (six apiece).

The second doubles team of Avis Schapman and Natalie Frederick headlined for Almont. The combination had a day to remember, winning their flight title despite entering the day as the number five seed.

Andrea Frederick (first singles) added a second to Almont’s cause.

Hannah Sapp led Imlay City that day, placing first at second singles.

Emma Keeping (second singles) provided Imlay City with a second.

Imlay City also received a third courtesy of Hanna Frederiksson (fourth singles).

All-BWAC team- Alyssa Pruss, first singles, Algonac; Shelby Philion, first singles, Algonac; Andrea Frederick, first singles, Almont; Elizabeth Pardy, first singles, Cros-Lex; Emma Keeping, first singles, Imlay City; Ella Allen, first singles, Richmond; Emilia Brand, first singles, Yale; Alleyna Martinez, second singles, Cros-Lex; Hannah Sapp, second singles, Imlay City; Tori Painter, second singles, Yale.and Abby Cooper, third singles, Cros-Lex.

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.