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Jacob Rayl competes at Div. 3 finals

Jacob Rayl competes at Div. 3 finals

ALMONT — Almont’s Jacob Rayl claimed a five-way tie for 44th place last Friday and Saturday at the Division 3 golf state finals. The Meadows Golf Course, on the campus of Grand Valley State University in Allendale, is where the action unfolded. Rayl started tournament...

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Capac bows out with loss to Richmond

Capac bows out with loss to Richmond

CAPAC — Capac bowed out with a 13-0 loss to second-ranked Richmond in a Division 3 regional semifinal softball matchup last Saturday afternoon. Millington High School is where the action unfolded. With the outcome, Capac sees a 14-8 campaign draw to a close. In...

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Almont dominates All-Area golf team

Almont dominates All-Area golf team

TRI-CITY AREA — The 2021 campaign was one which saw Almont dominate the Tri-City Area golf scene once again and the this year’s All-Area squad reflects that well-taken point. Here is a look at who made this year’s lineup and the numbers they generated en route to...

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Imlay girls win district title

Imlay girls win district title

IMLAY CITY — Imlay City downed Goodrich, 13-3, in the championship game of a Division 2 softball district it hosted last Saturday. With the decision, Imlay City (27-13) moves on to this Saturday’s regional at Clio. There they will meet Linden in a semifinal contest...

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Raiders are district champs

Raiders are district champs

ALMONT — The Almont baseball team outlasted North Branch, 10-4, in a Division 2 district championship game lasting eight innings last Saturday in Yale. With the outcome, Almont (21-7) advances to Wednesday’s regional semifinal at Linden There Almont will go up against...

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Boettcher, Kage are All-State

Boettcher, Kage are All-State

DRYDEN — The Dryden girls’ track team claimed a pair of placewinning efforts en route to a three-way tie for 40th last Saturday at the Division 4 state finals. Baldwin Street Middle School, in Hudsonville, is where the meet was contested. Mount Pleasant Sacred Heart...

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Dryden wins another district title

Dryden wins another district title

DRYDEN — The Dryden varsity softball team rolled to a 15-0 victory over Genesee in the championship game of their Division 4 district last Friday. It marked the second straight top district finish for Dryden, which also earned those accolades in 2019 (their 2020...

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Capac girls earn a district championship

Capac girls earn a district championship

CAPAC — Capac made host Oakland Christian absorb a 14-1 loss in the title game of a Division 3 softball district last Saturday. With the outcome, Capac (14-7) continues their postseason path this Saturday at Millington. There they will meet Richmond in a semifinal...

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Tank places at Div. 3 state finals

Tank places at Div. 3 state finals

CAPAC — The Capac boys’ track team notched one placewinning performance on the way to a three-way tie for 50th last Saturday at the Division 3 state finals. Jenison High School is where the meet was contested. Grass Lake (68 points) was the team champion. Benzie...

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Almont defeats Brandon twice

Almont defeats Brandon twice

ALMONT — The Almont varsity baseball team went 2-0 in a non-league doubleheader with visiting Brandon last Thursday. In the opener, Almont notched a 5-0 victory over Brandon.   Landon Kruse, Blake Cody, Donovan Galovich, Brenden Haldeman and Charlie Koenig led...

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