By: John Raffel
Ionia falls to Alma in football opener
Ionia’s football team lost 34-20 to Alma on Friday in the season opening game for both teams. Ionia was down 34-0 in the third quarter and scored the final 20 points on a 27-yard pass, 1 yard run and 67-yard pass. Ionia had 182 yards passing and 138 rushing.