DRYDEN — The Dryden varsity boys' basketball team raised their mark to 9-0 overall and 7-0 as far as North Central Thumb League matchups are concerned following a 47-37 road victory over Carsonville-Port Sanilac last Friday night.
In Friday's confrontation, Dryden spotted Carsonville-Port Sanilac a 23-22 edge at the halftime break.
Dryden then bounced back with a 25-14 second half advantage, leaving themselves with a 47-37 victory when the final scores were tallied.
Max Kage collected 13 points, including a pair of trifectas, to lead Dryden that evening. The Cardinals also received points courtesy of John DelCampo (nine), Jared Czape (eight), Evan Pocius (seven), Justin Knox (five, featuring a trey), Sam Peyerk (a triple) along with Sean Riley (two).
Ethan Hyatt (eight) and DelCampo (five) supplied the top Dryden rebound totals.
Kage (four) and DelCampo (three) furnished the highest Dryden assist outputs.
Pocius, Czape and Peyerk added two steals apiece to Dryden's cause.
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.