Firebirds struggle, remain winless

FLINT – The Flint Firebirds’ season hasn’t started in ideal fashion, remaining win-less after a 4-2 loss to the London Knights in Saturday’s home opener at the Dort Federal Event Center. Flint quickly fell behind 2-0 in the first period before Jake Durham responded to cut the deficit in half. However, London added one more goal before the end of […]

Are you ready for some hockey? Wings kick off season tonight

Fat Guy Corner

The NHL season for our winged wheel Detroit Red Wings begins tonight against the Columbus Blue Jackets. It is a home opener at Little Caesars Arena. I hope the building has some fans sitting in the seats! The place always looks half empty and that’s because it usually is. What can we expect on the ice here in 2018/19? If […]

Lady Cavs fall to Powers, remain winless in SVL South

FLINT – The Carman-Ainsworth volleyball team fell to 0-3 in the Saginaw Valley League South, after losing to Flint Powers Catholic 21-25, 25-14, 13-25, 18-25 Tuesday night. “It’s disappointing to be 0-3 in the league and know that winning the league is not going to happen for us now,” said Lady Cavs coach Barb Hurand. “Some kids work hard out […]

Cavaliers bounce back against Arthur Hill

SAGINAW – The Carman-Ainsworth football team bounced back from two straight losses in a big way during a 44-6 win over Saginaw Arthur Hill last Friday. Chris Coleman opened the scoring early in the first quarter with a 20-yard touchdown run to give the Cavs an early 8-0 lead after a successful 2-point conversion with 9:44 remaining. Later in the […]


CROSS COUNTRY The boys and girls teams both finished in fifth place at the Saginaw Valley League-South Jamboree on Tuesday with scores of 148 and 134 respectively. Joe Chinkeefatt led the boys in 36th in 19:42.95, Dalero McNeal was 52nd in 20:58.30 and Keegan Maguffee 58th in 21:20.81. Kielin Thompson took 72nd in 23:20.96 and Quinton Brown 83rd in 25:28.14. […]

Firebirds open season 0-2

ERIE, Penn. – The first two games of the regular season did not go as planned for the Flint Firebirds of the Ontario Hockey League, most recently in a 12-1 loss at the Erie Otters. Erie built a 9-0 lead midway through the third before Flint’s Ethan Keppen finally put the Firebirds on the board. Erie added a few more […]

Who saw that outcome for the Lions

Fat Guy Corner

The silly Motown Kitty Kats, aka the Detroit Lions. You never know what to expect, do you? The pupil defeating the teacher? I didn’t see it coming! I can tell you that right now. All Lions fans expected the Tom Brady Show to annihilate the lowly 0-2 Detroit Lions. The slaughter was going to be just how many points the […]

So long Zetterberg!

Fat Guy Corner

The Detroit Red Wings’ Henrik Zetterberg has announced he is walking away from hockey and retiring. No. 40 will be missed by Red Wings fans, and myself tremendously this season. The degenerative back issue is just too much for Henrik to overcome. Henrik knew last season around January that his playing days were dwindling due to the pain he was […]


The Flint Firebirds sign autographs at their annual Fan Fest, which took place at the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center last Wednesday. The home opener will be on Sept. 29 against the London Knights.

Lady Cavs fall to Grand Blanc, falter in tournament

BAY CITY – The Carman-Ainsworth volleyball team was thwarted by Grand Blanc 25-9, 25-13, 25-8 at home on Tuesday. The loss moves the Lady Cavaliers to 0-2 in the Saginaw Valley League-South, while Grand Blanc improves to 2-0. Destiny Johnson led Carman-Ainsworth with seven kills and three blocks. Diamond Lester added five kills and nine digs. Mary Dollinger led the […]

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