Oven rack in center, preheat oven to 350 Lightly mist a 13x 9 in cake pan with veg. oil spray
place cake mix, cherry pie filling ,eggs and almond extract in large mixing bowl. Blend with mixer on low for 1 min. scrape down sides increase mixer speed to medium and beat 2 mins.Batter should look thick and well blended. Pour into prepared pan.
Bake until it springs back when lightly pressed with finger and just starts to pull away from sides of pan. 30 to 35 min. remove from oven and place on wire rack while you make glaze
place sugar,butter and milk in small saucepan over med-low heat and cook stiring constantly until mix comes to boil. Boil stiring constantly for 1 min. remove pan from stove and add chocolate chips stiring until chips are melted and glaze is smooth. It will look thin but will firm up Pour over warm cake and cover entire surface Cool cake at least 20 min before cutting. Cake can be stored for up to 5 days at room temperature or 1 week in refrigerator. .can also be frozen for up to 6 months wrapped in foil Thaw over night on counter.