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Amir Jackson carries the ball in Carman- Ainsworth’s season opener.

Amir Jackson carries the ball in Carman- Ainsworth’s season opener.

CARMAN-AINSWORTH 007146—27
MOUNTPLEASANT 77707—28

Passing — Billy Hickey 3-for-5, 56 yds., 1 TD; Tyler Minor 3-for-9, 36 yds., 1 TD

Rushing – Tyler Minor, 18 carries, 145 yds., 2 TD

Receiving – Tyler Miner 3 rec., 56 yds., 1 TD

Defense – Nick Keels 10 tackles, Davonte Miller 1 int., Tyler Miner 1 int.

Highlights:

Carman-Ainsworth came back from a 21-point deficit in the second half to force overtime, but lost in the extra session when its attempt at a two-point conversion was stopped.

Tyler Minor had a hand in all four scores, starting with a 19-yard touchdown pass to Logan Banister to get the Cavaliers on the board midway through the third quarter. He caught a 53-yard scoring pass from Billy Hickey three minutes into the fourth, then broke loose on a 54-yard touchdown run to tie the game 21-21 with 5:44 left.

After Mount Pleasant scored first in overtime and kicked the extra point, Minor scored on a 1-yard run, but the run attempt for a 2-point conversion fell short.

The loss was only the third for Carman-Ainsworth in its last 15 games.

Next game: Carman-Ainsworth hosts Davison at 7 p.m. Friday. – D.N.

Saginaw Valley League-Red
League Overall
WLWL
Lapeer 1020
Midland 1011
Mt.Pleasant 1011
SaginawArthurHill00 02
BayCityCentral 0111
Carman-Ainsworth0111
FlintNorthwestern0102


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