Lady Cavs fall at Powers




FLINT — Carman- Ainsworth struggled to its lowest score of the season last Friday in a 65-25 girls’ basketball loss at Powers Catholic. The Lady Cavaliers managed just four points in the first quarter and trailed, 38-10, at halftime. A 20-7 third quarter triggered a running clock, as Powers led, 58- 17, going into the fourth. Carman-Ainsworth’s two lowest scores […]

Cavs bowl strong at Eisenhower tourney




UTICA — The Carman-Ainsworth bowling team traveled to Utica on Sunday for Utica Eisenhower’s annual doubles tournament. The boys were able to win the whole thing, as Parker Zellar and Jordan Nunn were victorious for the boys. Zellar won the Dane doubles tournament just a year ago. As for the Lady Cavaliers, the combination of Kenzey Lord and Quinisha Burnett […]

Sports Shorts



Junior Generals win three games in a row FLINT — In North American Tier III Hockey League action, the Flint Junior Generals defeated the Michigan Mountain Cats on Sunday, 1-0. Scoring the game’s only goal was Flint’s Trevor Benaglio at 2:31 of the first period on the assists by Phillip Garza and Edward Osowski. In net for the Junior Gens, […]

Fat Guy’s Corner

Streaking halt

Anybody out there ready for football season yet? I know I am already in deep mourning and it has only been over for one lousy week. I am still upset over my Super Bowl losing pick, too! The Fat Guy did not want to see his 10-0 streak of winners come to a streaking halt. I guess we can have […]

Cavs clinch league title




FLINT TWP. — Carman- Ainsworth clinched the Saginaw Valley League-South Division boys’ basketball championship outright Tuesday night with a 69-56 victory over Flint Southwestern. The Cavaliers, 12-3 overall, are 10-1 in SVL-South in their first year in the league. They lead Southwestern and Davison by two games with one game to play. Carman-Ainsworth took a slim, 11-8 lead in the […]

Raiders’ hockey falls to SVL foe Midland




MIDLAND — The Raiders headed up I-75 to ignite a new rivalry within the reformed Saginaw Valley League on Wednesday, traveling to the Midland Civic Arena to take on the Midland Chemics. Flushing got down early and tried to battle back, but it wouldn’t be enough in a 5-2 loss. Midland hopped out to a 2-0 lead after one and […]

Swimmers win third straight




FLINT TWP. — First-place power carried Carman-Ainsworth/Flushing to a 100-85 victory over Powers Catholic in a Saginaw Valley League swimming and diving meet last Tuesday. The Cavaliers won seven of the 12 events to post their third straight victory and improve to 5-3 overall and 4-3 in the conference. Patrick Sharp won the 50-yard freestyle in 23.43 and the 100 […]

CRUZE TURBO AIMS TO WIN OVER DIESEL FANS



Chevrolet is entering the U.S. and Canadian diesel car markets this summer with a 2.0-liter turbo-diesel version of its hottest-selling sedan, the Cruze. GM spokespeople said it features the cleanest diesel passenger car engine General Motors has ever produced. The 2014 Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel delivers a combination of segment-leading features and efficiency. Based on GM testing, the Cruze Clean […]

MOPAR-BADGED 2013 CUSTOM DART DEBUTS



The Dart marks the fourth special-edition Mopar-badged vehicle created since the Chrysler partnered with Fiat in 2009. Building on the success of the Mopar ’10 Challenger, Mopar ’11 Charger and the Mopar 2012 300, the limited edition Mopar 2013 Dart will be built and customized with Mopar performance parts and accessories. Production for a limited run of 500 units will […]