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Cavaliers continue hardwood dominance



FLINT TWP. – The Carman-Ainsworth boys’ basketball team won its third-straight game Tuesday night, destroying Heritage 75-54. The Cavaliers have been playing with purpose after losing only its second game of the season on Dec. 27, outscoring opponents 193-123 during the win streak. The Cavs jumped out to a 14-13 lead after the first quarter Tuesday and were able to […]

Cavaliers overtake Detroit Country Day for win



BEVERLY HILLS – The Carman-Ainsworth girls’ basketball team faced a determined Detroit Country Day at Country Day Tuesday, pulling out the 65-60 win. Heading into the game, the Cavaliers were 8-3 overall. Carman-Ainsworth led by one point, 13-12, after the opening stanza and poured in 21 points in the second quarter to the Yellowjackets’ nine. A near-even third showed Carman-Ainsworth […]

Cavaliers compete in Clash of Champions



WARREN – The Carman- Ainsworth wrestling team finished 16th with a team-total 51 in the Clash of Champions at Warren Woods-Tower Saturday. Holt secured first with a 289.5, Warren Woods-Tower was second with 262.5 and Cedar Springs third with 202. Despite the low finish, the Cavs had multiple wrestlers finish within the top-eight of their respective weight classes. At 171 […]

Cavaliers swim falls at dual meet



GRAND BLANC – The Carman- Ainsworth swim team fell to Grand Blanc, 106-39, and Lapeer, 111-51, in a dual meet held at Grand Blanc on Friday. Nathan Ratynski, Cameron Koegel, Aaron Cadarette and Brian Reece took fifth in 2:05.92 in the 200-medley relay. Hannah Kirby was seventh in the 200 freestyle, finishing in 2:55.5. Koegel took fifth in the 200 […]

Unusual predicament puts sports departments in pickle

Sports VIEW


As the digital age continues to try to trump print media, sports departments across the nation are finding themselves in quite a predicament. Schools are outsourcing more and more of their stat keeping with those companies dictating 24 and 36 hour turnarounds. The problem is, newspapers don’t have that turnaround. With basketball games ending around 8 and 10 p.m. every […]

Give me Chiefs vs. Saints in the big game

Fat Guy Corner

The NFL No. 1 and 2 seeds from both conferences advance to the conference finals. That’s the way it should be, right? The four best teams battling it out on the gridiron with the winners headed to the Super Bowl. The AFC Championship will have the New England Patriots flying into Kansas City to play the Chiefs. The game has […]

Cavaliers bounce back against Flushing



FLINT TWP. – The Carman- Ainsworth boys’ basketball team defeated Flushing 48-29 at home last Friday. The Cavaliers led only 10-6 after the first quarter, but an 18-2 run left Flushing in a 28-8 half-time hole. The Raiders outscored Carman-Ainsworth 14-4 in the third, but the Cavs finished the game on a 16-7 spurt. Stats were not provided by the […]

Potent Carman-Ainsworth dispatches rival Flushing



FLINT TWP. – The Carman- Ainsworth girls’ basketball team improved to 7-2 overall, 4-0 Saginaw Valley League-Blue with a solid 58-39 win over Flushing at Carman- Ainsworth last Friday. Carman-Ainsworth put Flushing into an early and deep hole after outscoring the Raiders 20-8 in the first quarter. The Lady Cavs’ passing game was deliberate and accurate. Flushing tried to erase […]

Cavs’ Bennett sixth at New Lothrop tourney


NEW LOTHROP – The Carman- Ainsworth wrestling team competed at the New Lothrop Hall of Fame Tournament at New Lothrop Saturday. At 285 lbs., Trevon Bennett was the lone Carman-Ainsworth wrestler to place, finishing sixth overall. Bennett opened his tournament with a first-round bye before losing to Birch Run by fall in the quarterfinal. In the second consolation round, Bennett […]

Firebirds warming up: Win two in a row, four of last seven



FLINT – A weekend home stand turned out to be just what the Flint Firebirds’ OHL hockey team needed, winning its second game in a row with a 6-4 win over the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds on Sunday. Flint exploded out of the gate with a 3-0 first period. Jake Durham netted the first one just 5:13 into the game […]


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