Sports

Almont to collide with Richmond first

ALMONT — When the 2019 state gridiron playoffs begin this Friday there will be one Tri-City Area team active. That is because Almont has qualified for the postseason again. This time around Almont will start what they hope is a lengthy playoff run when they travel to...

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Raiders remain perfect

Raiders remain perfect

Almont runs by Clio in week nine The Almont varsity football team wrapped up their second straight unbeaten regular season run, accomplishing the feat with a 50-12 triumph against visiting Clio in a non-league encounter last Friday night. With the decision, Almont...

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Imlay City falls to Richmond, 35-20

Imlay City falls to Richmond, 35-20

  IMLAY CITY — Imlay City wound up with a 35-20 loss to Richmond in a Blue Water Area Conference clash hosted by Dryden High School last Friday night. With the outcome, Richmond moves to 7-1 and 6-1. Imlay City slips to 4-4 and 3-4. “A bad second quarter doomed...

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Almont girls’ golf ranks eighth in state

Almont girls’ golf ranks eighth in state

  ALMONT — The Almont girls’ golf team earned an eighth-place finish last Friday and Saturday at the Division 4 state finals. Bedford Valley Golf Course, in Battle Creek, provided the tournament venue. Grand Rapids Northpointe Christian won the team title with a...

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Bussone reaches semifinal round

Bussone reaches semifinal round

Almont ties for 11th in state ALMONT — The Almont boys’ tennis team netted a two-way tie for an 11th-place finish last Friday and Saturday at the Division 4 state finals. Hope College, in Holland, served as the tournament venue. Allegan and Kalamazoo Hackett (21...

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Capac wins the GTC East title

Capac wins the GTC East title

  CAPAC — The Capac boys’ cross country team placed four of their runners among the top- ten finishers en route to a first at the Greater Thumb Conference East League Meet on Tuesday, October 15. Laker High School is where the meet was contested. Capac’s winning...

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Imlay girls are BWAC champs

Imlay girls are BWAC champs

Spartans outrun the rest of league TRI-CITY AREA — The Imlay City girls’ cross country team claimed a first-place finish at the Blue Water Area Conference League Meet on Tuesday, October 15.   Castle Creek Golf Course, in Lum, is where the action unfolded. Imlay...

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Raiders repeat as champs

Raiders repeat as champs

Almont undefeated in league play, wins title   ALMONT — Almont made it back to back years as Blue Water Area Conference champions, accomplishing the feat with a 49-0 road triumph against Yale last Friday night. With decision, Almont improves to 8-0 and 7-0. Yale...

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Imlay wins division title

Imlay wins division title

Spartans are Silver champs at Mount Morris invite IMLAY CITY — The Imlay City varsity volleyball team won the Silver Division title last Saturday at the Mount Morris Tournament. Imlay City wound up with a 2-2 mark in pool play. There they netted a 27-25, 26-24 win...

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Spartans fall to Broncos, 38-10

Spartans fall to Broncos, 38-10

IMLAY CITY — Imlay City wound up on the losing side of a 38-10 road verdict to North Branch in a Blue Water Area Conference varsity football game last Friday night. With the decision, North Branch goes to 5-2 and 4-2. Imlay City slips to 4-3 and 3-3. “We made too many...

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