Carman-Ainsworth players help Flint win CANUSA soccer



FLINT – Five returning varsity soccer players from Flint Carman-Ainsworth — Ryan Macko, Tyler Springer, David Rawls, Derrald Boggan, Ray Macko — helped the Flint team win the CANUSA title at Kettering University last week. The 18U team USA was 2-0 winning the overall event and the 16U squad went 1-1 to also pick up the title. CANUSA games began […]

Outdoor calendar



Aug. 17 Summer Side x Side shoot at Lapeer County Sportsmen’s Club. Lower Peninsula SxS Association hosts the fun shoot with light lunch to follow. Participants are asked to bring lots of shells for trap, skeet, sporting clays, 5 Stand and pigeon ring shooting. Details: Paul Harmm at 810-724-5582 or e-mail bladesmith46@hotmail.com. Aug. 22-24 Lapeer Bowmen’s Traditional Archery Rendezvous at […]

Sports Shorts



Hamilton cruises in CANUSA hockey BURTON — At Crystal Fieldhouse this past Friday and Saturday, Flint and Hamilton did battle on the ice for the annual CANUSA Games, which saw Hamilton sweep the entire hockey series. Friday’s games resulted in a 15-0 win for Hamilton in the 10-and-under, and 8-6 Hamilton victory in the 12-and-under and a 13-2 Hamilton win […]

Heat is on

MHSAA provides heat management training, resources as fall approaches

EAST LANSING – Despite unseasonably cool temperatures this summer in Michigan, high school athletes should prepare for the heat that usually accompanies August and the beginning of Michigan High School Athletic Association fall practices as they kick off starting Monday. Each year, the MHSAA provides information to its member schools to help them prepare for hot weather practice and game […]

What, me panic? YES!

Fat Guy Corner

The nervous panic button has been hit by the Fat Guy and I am sure numerous other Tigers baseball fans. I mean just two short weeks ago the Detroit Tigers held a seven-game lead in the division. It looked like the rest of the summer would be a cakewalk and playoff baseball was a given in Motown! Oh, how things […]

Tee Time



SUNDAY, AUGUST 17 MSU Genesee County Alumni Club Golf Outing In Memory of Brad Becker at COPPER RIDGE GOLF COURSE, 8475 E. Atherton Rd., Davison. 8 a.m. check in and registration, 9 a.m. shotgun start. Sponsorships are available for hole $100 or cart $50. $75 per golfer or $300 per team includes lunch, door prizes, and goody bags. Lunch only […]