Imlay City’s Faith Schriber throws a strike to home plate at Saturday’s tournament.

IMLAY CITY — The Imlay City softball team went 3-0 en route to a first-place finish at an invitational it hosted last Saturday.

Imlay City opened tournament play with a 12-2 win against Oxford.

Lexa Forti (two singles and a triple) Makayla Bruman and Alexis Bruyere (a single and a double each) and Allison Shafer (two singles) led Imlay City with multiple-hit performances. They were backed by Gabby Cremeans and Brie Hund (a single apiece).

Faith Schriber was Imlay City’s pitcher of record. She allowed three hits, struck out three and walked two.

Imlay City followed it up with an 18-3 victory over Flint Kearsley.

Makayla Bruman (a single, two doubles and a triple), Cremeans (a single and a double), Chloe Bruman (two singles) along with Forti and Shafer (a single each) supplied Imlay City’s hits.

Cremeans and Schriber shared the pitching responsibilities for the winning Imlay City side. They gave up five total hits, struck out four and walked two.

Imlay City then closed out their unbeaten tournament run with a 13-5 triumph against Dewitt.

Hund (two singles and a triple) and Bruyere (three singles) led Imlay City’s offensive attack. They were backed by Makayla Bruman (a single and a triple), Schriber (a single and a double), Chloe Bruman (two singles) along with Ava Nadrowski and Cremeans (a single apiece).

Schriber was Imlay City’s pitcher of record. She allowed eight hits, struck out two and walked 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.