SAGINAW – A 23-point third quarter broke open a tie game and carried Carman-Ainsworth to a 69-48 win over Saginaw in a Saginaw Valley League crossover girls’ basketball game Monday night at Saginaw High.
The Cavaliers were deadlocked at 16-16 after one quarter and 32-32 at halftime before erupting for a 23-5 third period to take a 55-37 lead. They finished off the win with a 14-11 fourth quarter.
Sydnee McDonald poured in 31 points and Harmany Williams added 19 to lead Carman- Ainsworth. Chelsey Carpenter scored eight.
The Lady Cavs posted their highest score of the season and are averaging 60 points a game, led by McDonald’s 28.3 average.
Carman-Ainsworth, 5-2, will take a three-game win streak to Saginaw Nouvel tonight for a