Capac’s Alan Uribe-Arce brings the ball up the floor in Friday’s GTC game with Ubly.

CAPAC — Capac dropped a 61-48 decision versus visiting Ubly in a Greater Thumb Conference varsity boys’ basketball battle last Friday night.

In Friday’s battle, Capac bolted out to a 18-9 advantage after one quarter was complete.

Ubly then countered with an 18-10 second quarter edge, closing the gap to 28-27 at the halftime break.

When play resumed, Ubly struck with a 21-13 third quarter advantage. That enabled them to go ahead 48-41 with 24 minutes gone.

Ubly then outscored Capac 13-7 from that point on, good for a 61-48 victory when the close zeroed out for the last time.

Nolan Maday paced Capac with 10 points, including a pair of trifectas. The Chiefs also had Carlos Uribe-Arce (nine points, featuring a trey), Wyatt Hurley (eight), Alan Uribe-Arce (seven), Wiley Roose (four), Adam Schaefer (a triple) along with Austin Howard (three) reach the scoring column.

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.