Volleyball team impresses, but still fall short

NEW LOTHROP – The Carman-Ainsworth volleyball team finished 1-3 in the New Lothrop Varsity Tournament last Wednesday, but still was able to give Rogers City, the tournament’s top seed, a scare. The Cavaliers lost to Corruna and Byron in pool play before eventually beating Kearsley for this first victory. Earning the 8th seed, Carman- Ainsworth met Rogers City in the […]

Cavaliers blown out by Flushing

FLUSHING – Carman-Ainsworth boys’ soccer tallied a road loss to Flushing on Wednesday, falling 7-1. Omar Abdalla scored the only goal for the Cavaliers on an assist from Tommy Taylor. Flushing’s Jake Long had three goals and Joe Griffus, Nick Anderson, George Abuaita and Nick Morrison all had one apiece. The Cavaliers were scheduled to play Owosso on Monday, but […]

Veteran volleyball team looks to bounce back

FLINT TWP. — Lack of experience will not be an issue for the Carman-Ainsworth volleyball program. The Cavaliers (6-30-1 in 2016, fourth in SVL South Division) have 10 players returning, including the duo of four-year varsity players Katie Speaks and Morgan Sherrer, who finished the 2016 season on the first and second All- Saginaw Valley League teams, respectively. Speaks and […]

Cross country team shorthanded

FLINT TWP. – The Cavaliers’ cross country teams struggled with numbers last season, with the boys fielding a team of six and the girls having seven runners. Joe Chinkeefatt, who will be a junior this year, was the top runner for the boys, with a PR of 17:51.2 last season. Wyatt Pangerl was another top runner for the boys, he […]

New voting equipment ready

FLINT TWP. – Voters who live in the Flushing School District will be first to use the township’s new voting machines when they go to the polls on November 7 to decide a School Improvement Bond Proposition. The polling place at Our Lady of Lebanon Church on Calkins Road, 4133 Calkins Rd. No other issues are on the November ballot […]

Soccer team will be very young

FLINT TWP. – The Carman-Ainsworth boys’ soccer team graduated 14 out of 21 players off last year’s roster. Goalie Spencer Fiweg, forward Yazeed Abdelhay and defenders Lucas Shoffer and Zack Lloyd were among those who graduated. Returning for Carman-Ainsworth this season will be Ryan Farrar and Keenan Shukairy at midfield, defenders Jacob Yost and Mohamed Farhan and forwards Wallace Hill […]

Flint Township beefing up building security

FLINT TWP. — A recent incident involving bad conduct of a non-township resident at the administration offices has prompted the township board to improve building security. “It has been my goal since I have been here that we ought to increase our security,” said Township Supervisor, referencing the recent incident and the general state of the world. Proposals from Sonitrol […]

2017 Hall of fame class announced

FLINT TWP. – The Carman- Ainsworth Athletic Hall of Fame Committee announces the Class of 2017 inductees. Rob Cummings of Carman High School 1976 Track and Field, Jeff Hamilton of Carman High School 1982 Baseball, Brad Kippe of Ainsworth High School 1986 Hockey, Scott McNeil of Ainsworth High School 1986 Hockey/Baseball, Greg Robertson of Carman High School 1976 Soccer, the […]

Bikes on the Bricks motorcycle ride coming through on Sept. 9

FLINT TWP. — The annual 40-mile Bikes on the Bricks (BOB) police-escorted motorcycle ride is an awesome sight as hundreds of vehicles roar through the township en masse, but blocked off streets does cause inconvenience for motorists and some residents who live along the route. At its August 21 meeting, the township board approved a resolution for the ride. As […]

Cavs blow early lead, lose to Grand Blanc

FLINT TWP. – Carman-Ainsworth’s football team amassed a huge lead early on, but ultimately lost out during a hard-fought first game of the season with Grand Blanc last week, losing 51-46. The two teams were the marquee game of the inaugural Vehicle City Classic at Atwood Stadium. Carman-Ainsworth started the game out on fire, scoring 25 points in the first […]