Capac’s Wyatt Hurley looks to score against Dryden’s Hunter Hughes (#4) and Jacob Burgess (#3) in Thursday’s game.

TRI-CITY AREA — The Dryden varsity boys’ basketball squad pulled out a 43-39 win against Capac in a semifinal round contest last Thursday at the Paul Grondin Classic Tournament it hosted.

In Thursday’s contest, Dryden spotted Capac a 12-10 edge after one quarter was over with.

The middle two quarters saw Capac net 18 total points as did Dryden. That left Capac holding a 30-28 advantage with 24 minutes gone.

Dryden then outscored Capac 15-8 the rest of the way, earning a 43-39 win at night’s end.

For Dryden, Jacob Burgess (15 points, including a pair of trifectas) led the way. Sonny Coscione (11 points, featuring a pair of treys) and Gianni Coscione (10, with two triples) hit for double figures as well. The Cardinals also had Luke Taylor (five points) and Hayden Blair (two) reach the scoring column.

Wyatt Hurley paced Capac with 14 points. He was backed by Nolan Maday (seven points), Carlos Uribe-Arce (five), Alan Uribe-Arce and Joe Wikaryasz (four each), Joe Dalessandro (three) and Wiley Roose (two).

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.