Carman-Ainsworth to field Unified sports teams

FLINT TWP. – A unique partnership with Special Olympics will give Carman-Ainsworth athletes with special needs a marquee basketball experience starting this winter. In the spring, a bocce ball team will also be formed. Angie Middleton will coach the Unified team that will put three athletes and two student partners from within Carman-Ainsworth High on the court. There will also […]

Travel hockey puts strain on high school programs

GENESEE COUNTY – If you’re familiar with the local high school hockey scene, then this is no surprise to you: Although highly expensive, travel hockey has become the route that many choose to help their child excel on the ice. Travel hockey, if you can afford it, is the obvious option. It often provides a better level of competition, superior […]

Adult, high school, youth hockey programs co-existing under one roof

AREAWIDE – Hockey programs from the youth level up to the 50-and-over level have had lots to deal with over the last seven months. Since the closing of Lapeer’s Polar Palace in April, many youth programs and adult leagues have had to find a new home, with Crystal Fieldhouse in Burton opening its doors to its already-busy rotation. Because of […]

Firebirds split weekend, sit in third in West

FLINT – A 4-2 loss wasn’t what the Flint Firebirds were hoping for in Saturday’s contest against the Ottawa 67’s at the Dort Federal Event Center. The first period seemed as if it would go by without a score, but Ottawa got on the board with 13 seconds left in the frame. Evgeniy Oksentyuk knotted things up at 1-1 at […]

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Fat Guy Corner

The 2019 deer hunting season with firearms was a total bust for me and my group! It was pretty darned frosty sitting in the morning blind, I will say. I hope those of you who took to the woods found better success than our group. I will say, however, that I enjoy the peace and quiet, regardless if I see […]

Carman-Ainsworth’s McQueen inks with Big Ten’s Illinois

FLINT TWP. – Aaliyah McQueen, a senior on the girls’ basketball team at Carman-Ainsworth, signed her national letter-of-intent to play basketball at the University of Illinois at a signing ceremony last Wednesday. McQueen also looked at Colorado, Indiana, Michigan State, Central Michigan, Toledo, Wright State, and Western Michigan. “I chose Illinois because it felt so comfortable and I was treated […]

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