FLINT TWP. – The Carman- Ainsworth girls’ basketball team beat Saginaw Valley League rival Lapeer 53-34 Tuesday.
Carman-Ainsworth came out of the gate hot and outscored Lapeer 16-10 then turned up the heat with a 15-4 second quarter to take the comfortable 31-14 lead into the break. Lapeer found its legs in the second half but the Lady Cavs stayed just out of harm’s way with a 10-9 third quarter and 12-11 final stanza.
Shakara Johnson was very close to a triple double with 15 points, 10 blocks, and seven rebounds and Xeryia Tartt had 15 points, 10 rebounds. Sam Thick led Lapeer with 15 points.
The Lady Cavs take on rival Davison at Davison tomorrow.