Cavaliers back on track after falling to Grand Blanc



Carman-Ainsworth’s Darrell Scroggins, shown here shooting a three against Grand Blanc earlier this season, scored 16 points in Tuesday’s win. Photo by Joe Oster

Carman-Ainsworth’s Darrell Scroggins, shown here shooting a three against Grand Blanc earlier this season, scored 16 points in Tuesday’s win. Photo by Joe Oster

FLINT TWP. – The Carman- Ainsworth boys’ basketball team blew out Lake Orion 69-48 on Tuesday night.

The Cavaliers jumped out to a 14-10 lead after the first quarter that ballooned to a 30-18 advantage by halftime. Carman-Ainsworth outscored the Dragons 20-14 in the third and 19-16 in the fourth to seal the victory.

Jayden Nunn scored a team-high 19 points for the Cavs. Darrell Scroggins finished with 16 points, Jason Green scored 15 and Isaiah Jones added 13.

On Monday afternoon, Carman- Ainsworth finished the second half of Dec. 13’s game against Grand Blanc, losing 72-62. Due to a gun incident, the game was originally suspended at halftime earlier this season with Carman- Ainsworth holding onto a 37-35 lead. On Monday, Grand Blanc outscored the Cavs 22-14 in the third quarter and 15-11 in the fourth to claim the win.

Mehki Ellison scored a game-high 19 points. Scroggins added 11, while Jones, Rasheed Brown and Patrick Hollis each scored seven.

Carman-Ainsworth, 11-5, is at Lapeer, 5-9, tomorrow at 7 p.m.