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Almont deals Capac a loss


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Nichole Parks, of Capac, follows through on a shot as Almont’s Katie Dodds (L) and Keeley Creger (R) look on in their BWAC basketball game last week. photo by Kevin Kissane.

February 17, 2010
TRI-CITY AREA — Almont made visiting Capac absorb a 50-27 loss in a Blue Water Area Conference varsity girls' basketball encounter on Tuesday, February 9.

With the result, Almont goes to 11-5 and 9-1. Capac falls to 3-13 and 1-9.

In Tuesday's encounter, Capac took a 12-11 lead after one quarter was complete.

The next eight-minute stretch saw Almont accumulate 19 points, while Capac managed four.

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That staked Almont to a 30-16 cushion at the halftime break.

When the action resumed, Almont padded its lead some.

Aided by a 13-7 third quarter edge, Almont took a 43-23 lead at the 24-minute mark.

Almont then outscored Capac 7-4 the rest of the way, leaving the floor with a 50-27 win to their credit.

Nikki Heim (11 points, including three field goals of the three-point variety) and Tasha Evans (10) led Almont with double figure outputs. Their remaining points went to Taylor Askins (six, featuring a pair of treys), Katie Porter (six), Dani Reid (five), Nicole Gibson and Brittany Schmalzel (four each) along with Katie Dodds and Lindsay Ladzinski (two apiece).

Jennica Polzin paced Capac with 13 points, draining a triple en route. The Chiefs also had Chelsea Botwin (eight points, including a pair of three-pointers), Samantha Smith (four) and Nichole Parks (two) reach the scoring column.

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.
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