Battanis come up big at games

ALMONT — The Battani family, of Almont, excelled at the track and field portion of the Meijer State Games recently. East Kentwood is where the meet was contested on Saturday, June 25. Payton Battani led the way that day, bringing home three first-place finishes. He...

Forti, LaCavera help team go 3-1

TRI-CITY AREA —The Foster Oilers 15U softball squad, which lists Imlay City’s Lexa Forti and Almont’s Lydia LaCavera on its roster, went 3-1 at the USSSA SE National Championships in Nashville, Tennessee this past week. The team began their tournament stint Tuesday,...

Redd headed to the college level

IMLAY CITY — Holden Redd, a 2022 graduate of Imlay City, made a verbal commitment to continue his basketball playing days with North Central Michigan College in Petoskey recently. The 6-3 guard/forward provided Imlay City with 141 points in 22 games, an average of 6.9...

Imlay City wins 14U baseball title

IMLAY CITY — The Imlay City 14U baseball team put together a 4-1 record for a first-place finish at an All-Star Tournament it hosted last week. Trystan Whiting, Carter Scott, Blake Miller, Brady Homer, Vinnie Guerin, Sam Edson, Nolan Dufey, Nick Abromaitis, Lincoln...

Imlay City bests Almont

  TRI-CITY AREA — Imlay City earned a 25-15, 28-30, 25-23, 25-17 win against host Almont in a Blue Water Area Conference varsity volleyball battle last Thursday night. Jaya Forti was Imlay City’s offensive catalyst. She finished with 33 set assists. Hope Schriber...