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Forti, Lacavera win Youth Nationals

Forti, Lacavera win Youth Nationals

TRI-CITY AREA — Foster Oilers 14U Black softball team squad, which counts Imlay City’s Lexa Forti and Almont’s Lydia Lacavera among their ranks, earned a first-place finish at the Youth Softball Nationals recently. Elizabethtown, Kentucky served as the tournament...

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Schriber pitches in All-Star contest

Schriber pitches in All-Star contest

IMLAY CITY — Imlay City’s Grace Schriber helped the White team edge the Red squad, 7-6, in the Michigan High School Softball Coaches Association Division 2 All-Star Game last Wednesday afternoon. Margo Jonker Stadium, on the campus of Central Michigan University,...

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Johnston, team go 5-0 in Columbus

Johnston, team go 5-0 in Columbus

ALMONT — Almont’s Devin Johnston and her Turnin 2 Pezzoni 15U teammates fashioned a 5-0 mark at the Stingrays Summer Showcase recently. Columbus, Ohio is where the action took place. The squad began tournament play Friday, July 9 with a 5-0 win against NY Diamond...

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Times names All-Area track squad

Times names All-Area track squad

TRI-CITY AREA — From the first meet until the last, these competitors let their respective performances speak for itself. Here is look at the 2021 edition of The Tri-City Times All-Area boys’ track squad and the accomplishments those athletes amassed en route to those...

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Fisher contributes to title run

Fisher contributes to title run

ALMONT — The Indiana Expos 17U baseball team, which includes Almont’s Kylar Fisher, earned the distinction of ABC Invite Gold Division champions this past week. The team began tournament action with a 3-2 loss to Cangelosi Sparks 17U White on Wednesday. Later that...

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Forti helps Oilers reach semifinals

Forti helps Oilers reach semifinals

IMLAY CITY — Foster Oilers 16U softball team, which counts Imlay City’s Jaya Forti among their ranks, made it to the semifinal round before bowing out at the Northern Illinois Lightning 2021 Radtke Memorial Tournament July 2-3 in Chicago, Illinois. The team started...

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Almont 14U are tourney champs

Almont 14U are tourney champs

ALMONT — The Almont 14U baseball team went 3-0 en route to a first-place showing at the Imlay City All-Star Tournament this past weekend. Almont opened their tournament stint Saturday with a 13-0 win against Capac. Later that day, Almont picked up a 12-2 victory over...

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Battanis excel at state games

Battanis excel at state games

ALMONT — Almont’s Chase, Payton and Bryson Battani excelled at the State Games of Michigan recently. The meet was contested Saturday, June 26 at Comstock Park High School. Chase, who is 14, excelled despite being accidentally placed in the 15-year-old age group. He...

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Imlay 10U squad wins championship

Imlay 10U squad wins championship

IMLAY CITY — The Imlay City 10U softball squad registered a first-place showing at the Alysha Rahn Tournament it hosted last weekend. Imlay City started things off Saturday with a 10-2 win against Capac. Later that day, Imlay City pulled out a 2-1 victory over...

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Johnston makes All-State lineup

Johnston makes All-State lineup

ALMONT — Almont third baseman Devin Johnston earned a spot on the Michigan High School Softball Coaches Association Division 2 All-State first team lineup which was announced recently. She laid the foundation for those accolades by generating a .600 average,...

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