DAVISON – The Carman-Ainsworth girls’ basketball team improved to 5-1 overall, 3-0 Saginaw Valley League with a 53-39 win over Flint Southwestern.
The Lady Cavs took the early 11-5 lead and never looked back outscoring the Knights 16-7 in the second. Flint outscored Carman-Ainsworth 17-16 in the third and both schools scored 10 in the fourth.
Destiny Strother led Carman- Ainsworth with 18 points and Xeriya Tartt had 13.
A Saginaw Valley League clash with Davison last Friday ended in favor of Carman-Ainsworth girls’ basketball 51-46.
The game was tight throughtout with Carman-Ainsworth holding the slim lead 15-10 after the first quarter. The lead fell to four, 24-20 by the break. An evenly matched third quarter kept the Cavs on top 37-32 and that proved key as both sides scored 14 in the final quarter.
Strother led Carman-Ainsworth with 15 points and Tartt reached double figures with 12. The win moves Carman- Ainsworth to 4-1 overall, 2-0 SVL.