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Yaklin scorches twines for 28 points as Almont defeats Parkway Christian



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Nikki Heim, of Almont, seeks out an open teammate during Friday’s non-league basketball game versus Sterling Heights Parkway Christian. photo by Kevin Kissane.
December 05, 2007
ALMONT — Host Almont earned a 65-36 win against Sterling Heights Parkway Christian in a non-conference varsity basketball matchup last Friday night.

With the outcome, Almont improves to 2-0 overall. Sterling Heights Parkway Christian drops to 1-1 this season.

In Friday's matchup, Almont bolted out to an 18-3 advantage after one quarter was complete.

Quarter number two would see Sterling Heights Parkway Christian whittle away at that cushion.

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It was there Sterling Heights Parkway Christian tossed in 12 points, while allowing Almont nine.

That left Almont holding a 27-15 advantage at the halftime break.

When the action resumed, Almont bounced back with a 14-12 third quarter edge.

That made it 41-27, Almont, at the 24-minute mark.

Almont then outscored Sterling Heights Parkway Christian by a 24-9 count from that point on, assuring themselves of a favorable 65-36 verdict at night's end.

Lindsey Yaklin led Almont with 28 points, including five field goals which were dialed in from trifecta territory. She was given assistance in the scoring department by Jolie Wycinski (14 points), Nikki Heim and Chanahl Putnam (six points each), Brandy Ullom (five) Ashley Monjaras (four) and Chandra Hoppe (two).

Ullom and Wycinski notched the top Almont rebounding numbers, grabbine eight apiece.

Putnam contributed the highest Almont assist output, finishing with 10.

Almont also received four steals each courtesy of Chelsea Bijansky and Putnam.

Sports Editor, Kevin Kissane has been covering sports for the Tri-City Times for over 20 years and is one of the most recognizable personalities in the area. Kevin when not covering anything from little league baseball to football, or softball to basketball, can be found on the links playing his favorite sport, golf.
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