ALMONT — Almont picked up a 34-29 road victory over Algonac in a Blue Water Area Conference varsity boys' basketball meeting last Friday night.
With the decision, Almont moves to 3-2 and 1-0.
In Friday's meeting, Algonac took a 6-3 edge after one quarter was over with.
The next eight-minute stretch saw Almont accumulate 11 points and Algonac manage five, leaving Almont with a 14-11 halftime lead to protect.
When the action resumed, Algonac bounced back with a 9-4 third quarter edge. That staked them to a 20-18 edge with 24 minutes gone.
Almont then outscored Algonac 16-9 the rest of the way, pulling out a 34-29 victory.
Zach Revoldt and Chase Kapron led Almont with nine points each. The remaining Raider points went to Eric Conn (five), Cade Tank (four), Drew Revoldt (three) along with Ethan Hall and Clay Schapman (two apiece).
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.