FLINT – The Carman-Ainsworth boys’ basketball team continued its eight-game winning streak on Tuesday night, blowing out Hamady 82-54. The Cavs went on a 27-13 run in the first quarter and never looked back.
As a team, Carman-Ainsworth shot 63% from the field and went 10-for-18 from behind the three-point line. The Cavaliers also won the rebounding battle 25-14.
O’Mari Duncan and Montara Morris led the Cavs, scoring 11 points each. Duncan also finished with three rebounds. Morris additionally recorded two rebounds, an assist and a steal. Michael Fletcher added nine points and four rebounds. Ja’Kavien Lewis scored 10 points, pulled down a rebound and dished out an assist. Dustin Fletcher finished with nine points, two assists and a rebound. Donnal Conway and Jayden Nunn each recorded eight points and a rebound. Dallas Green had seven points and seven rebounds and Rolaunde McCree had five points, three assists and a rebound.
Last Friday, the Cavaliers coasted off another huge first quarter to defeat Midland Dow 63-46. Carman- Ainsworth’s hot start resulted in a 28-9 opening quarter, which allowed them to cruise to an easy victory.
The Cavs shot 20-for-27 from the field and 19-for-22 from the free-throw line. Carman-Ainsworth also outrebounded the Chargers 14-8.
Lewis scored a game-high 17 points, while also pulling down three rebounds and dishing out two assists. Duncan finished with 15 points, four rebounds and two assists. Michael Fletcher added 10 points and a rebound. Green and Jamarreyon Houston each scored five points.
Carman-Ainsworth, 9-1, travels to Bay City Western tomorrow for a 7p.m. tipoff.