Lady Cavs 2-0 after beating Grand Blanc




GRAND BLANC – Destiny Strother scored 20 points and Carman- Ainsworth improved to 2-0 this basketball season with a 61-45 non-league win over Grand Blanc on Tuesday night. Randi Richardson added 14 points and Harmany Williams and Eriona Lee-Chambers scored seven each as the Lady Cavs took an 11-point lead in the first quarter and held off the Bobcats. “It […]

Bobcats edge Cavs in final 22 seconds




FLINT TWP. – Jaylen Rutherford scored on a baseline drive with 22 seconds left to break a tie, and Austin Roland iced it with two free throws with :07.5 showing as Grand Blanc edged Carman-Ainsworth 58-54 in the boys’ basketball season opener for both teams Tuesday night at Carman-Ainsworth. The lead changed hands several times throughout the game until Rutherford, […]

Winter Sports Preview



BOYS BASKETBALL Coach: Jay Witham Years coaching: Three Last year: 9-13 overall, 3-7 Saginaw Valley League Losses: Guards Leon Bell and Juwan Evans Returning: Seniors: Guards Josh Jackson, Cahlil Brownlee and Jarell Giles, forwards Jaylen Bradley, Isaac Gillum and Juwan Willis; Junior: Gurad Chan Pearson; Sophomore: Point guard Ja’Kavien Lewis. Season overview: One key part of the equation for the […]

Firebirds drop pair – make blockbuster trade





FLINT — The Flint Firebirds packed the house at the Dort Federal Event Center on Saturday for Star Wars night. Unfortunately for the Flint fans, however, the Firebirds suffered a 5-3 loss to their division rivals, the Sarnia Sting. Sarnia started the game off with a 3-0 edge. Pavel Zacha scored on the power play just seven minutes in before […]

New Hall of Famers



The Greater Flint Area Sports Hall of Fame enshrined its Class of 2015 last Saturday night at its 36th annual induction banquet at Genesys Banquet and Convention Center in Grand Blanc Twp. Seated are (left to right): Lee Middleton, Jim Fuller, Krystal Rice (representing her uncle, Glen Rice), Francis Bentley (representing the 1963 Flint Northern wrestling team) and Mary Down. […]

Spartans ‘D’ tough

Fat Guy Corner

The Michigan State Spartans won a dramatic football game to claim the Big Ten Championship with a 16-13 win over Iowa on Saturday. What a great football game for all the country to watch. What it shows me is that you don’t need to watch a flag football score of 45-42 to be on the edge of your seat. The […]

Chevrolet Camaro and Colorado Win Motor Trend 2016 Car and Truck of the Year

Midsize pickup rides new Duramax diesel engine to second consecutive award

The all-new Gen Six Chevrolet Camaro and the Chevrolet Colorado with its allnew 2.8L Duramax turbo-diesel engine won the 2016 Motor Trend Car and Truck the Year awards on Monday night. It is the second consecutive Truck of the Year award for Colorado, the mid-size pickup introduced as a 2015 model. Motor Trend editors praised the Camaro for its lighter […]