The next eight-minute stretch saw Almont generate nine points and Capac net four, giving the former a 30-13 cushion at the halftime break.
Quarter number three saw Almont hit for 10 points as did Capac. That left Almont up by a 40-23 count with 24 minutes elapsed.
Capac then outscored Almont 20-18 the rest of the way, only to fall 58-43 at night's end.
Drew Revoldt led Almont with 22 points. The remaining Raider points went to Zach Revoldt (12), Ethan Hall (seven, including a pair of trifectas), Eric Conn (six, featuring a trey), Jordan Bourdeau (five), Clay Schapman (a triple), Chase Kapron (two) and Cade Tank (one).
Trevor Boers (11, including a trifecta) paced Capac's scoring attack. He was backed by Jacob Parski (eight, featuring a trey), Jimmy Schroeder and Andrew Sams (five, with a triple, each), Brent Boers (four), Ben Geliske (a trifecta from half court at the final buzzer), Jacob Witt (three) plus Jordan Hellmuth and Jakob Sawyers (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.