Beecher beats Cavs on the hardwood



Carman-Ainsworth’s Darrell Scroggins goes up for the jam. Photo by Terry Lyons

Carman-Ainsworth’s Darrell Scroggins goes up for the jam. Photo by Terry Lyons

FLINT – The Carman-Ainsworth boys’ basketball team tallied its first loss of the season last Friday, as the Cavaliers lost to Flint Beecher 60-55 in the annual Steve Schmidt Roundball Classic at Mott Community College.

Beecher opened the game on a 9-2 run and was able to forge a 27-24 advantage by halftime. The Pirates extended the lead to 44-39 by the end of the third quarter before both teams scored 16 points in the final frame.

Isaiah Jones led Carman-Ainsworth with a double-double, recording 17 points and 11 rebounds. Jayden Nunn added seven assists and two blocks, while Patrick Hollis also added 11 boards. Additional stats were unavailable due to our early holiday press deadlines.