Flint Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Flint, MI

  • 4 hrs ago | via MLive.com 

    District tournaments are here and so are final weeks...

    The Michigan prep basketball season is closing in on its final few weeks, with the girls in district tournament play and the boys starting next week. Our regional reporters have been keeping track of the top teams in their area all season and giving you their MLive regional basketball rankings; but that too is winding down.

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  • 5 hrs ago | via MLive.com 

    MLive sports writers make Flint Beecher the pick for...

    Flint Beecher won back-to-back titles in 2012-13, but missed out on a bid for a 3-peat with a one-point loss to eventual state runner-up Pewamo-Westphalia last year. The Bucs are primed to return to the top and are the pick of the majority of MLive.com writers from around the state seeking their predictions.

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  • 9 hrs ago | via MLive.com 

    Zak Irvin's hard luck continues in career night vs. ...

    Bottled by a conflation of struggles this year -- the missed shots, unmet expectations, so on -- Zak Irvin has cracked through of late. The Michigan sophomore is resembling the player he was expected to be.

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  • 14 hrs ago | via WNEM-TV Saginaw 

    Latest Michigan sports

    Tre Demps hit tying 3-pointers at the end of regulation and the first OT, Alex Olah scored 25 and Northwestern beat Michigan 82-78 in double overtime Tuesday night. The Wildcats wiped out a 12-point deficit in the second half and came away with one wild victory thanks to some huge shots down the stretch by Demps, who finished with 20 points.

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  • 17 hrs ago | via The Michigan Daily Online 

    Demps' heroics power two Northwestern comebacks, Wil...

    Spike Albrecht, the Michigan men's basketball team's best free-throw shooter, had just hit three free throws in two trips to put the Wolverines up by six with 16.1 seconds to play in overtime. Several Northwestern fans at Welsh-Ryan Arena grabbed their coats and headed for the exits.

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  • 17 hrs ago | via Maize N Brew 

    Growing up far from home: Michigan 78 - Northwestern...

    In the time since Michigan lost Caris LeVert to injury, it has been the same story: Michigan's unheralded youth and cast of role players both excite and ignite -- sometimes into flames. Michigan has gone into overtime four times in the last ten games.

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  • 20 hrs ago | via MLive.com 

    Halftime analysis: Wolverines 34, Wildcats 27

    Sparked by 15 points from Aubrey Dawkins and solid all-around play from Zak Irvin, Michigan leads Northwestern, 34-27, at halftime at Welsh-Ryan Arena. U-M, losers in six of its last seven games, is trying to avoid dipping under .500 for first time since the close of the 2009-10 season tonight vs Northwestern.

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  • 20 hrs ago | via MLive.com 

    Flint Beecher 75, Detroit King 67: Buccaneers welcom...

    In the regular season finale, No. 1 Flint Beecher protected its home court against Detroit Martin Luther King on Tuesday night.

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  • Yesterday | via MLive.com 

    Girls basketball district championship at Corunna wi...

    FLINT, MI The Class B girls basketball district championship at Corunna High School has won Flint's Game of the Week poll for Friday, Feb. 6. Corunna drew in over 70 percent of the total votes. The winner of Goodrich versus Powers and Durand versus Flint Southwestern will determine who plays in Friday's final at 7 p.m. Burton Bendle High School's Class C district with Hamady, Beecher, Bendle, Atherton, Genesee, and Bentley drew in 27 percent.

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  • Yesterday | via MLive.com 

    Michigan Basketball Gameday: Wolverines head to Nort...

    Michigan sophomore guard Zak Irvin is averaging 13.6 points per game and leads the Wolverines with 67 made 3-pointers. at Northwestern When : 9 p.m. ET Where : Welsh-Ryan Arena TV : Big Ten Network Radio : Michigan Radio Network Line : Michigan +3 Facebook: Like our Michigan Wolverines Facebook page Twitter: Follow @BFQuinn GAME NOTES a Michigan leads the all-time series with Northwestern, 109-56, and is 45-34 in games played in Evanston.

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  • Yesterday | via The Michigan Daily Online 

    Behind Enemy Lines: Northwestern guard Tre Demps

    With still one full year of eligibility remaining, Tre Demps has already been through a great deal in his Northwestern basketball career. The 6-foot-3 guard from San Antonio arrived as a highly touted prospect, but he played in just four games his freshman year before shoulder surgery forced him to miss the rest of the season.

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  • Monday | via MLive.com 

    Grand Rapids Northview post player attracting attent...

    GRAND RAPIDS Northview's 6-foot-5 junior post player Emma VanZanten has been attracting plenty of attention this season, and not just from opposing defenses and offenses. VanZanten and the Wildcats defeated host Forest Hills Northern 34-32 in Monday night's Class A district quarterfinal game, and Northview coach Brian Hendricks said college scouts were in the stands.

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Flint High Schools

Academy Of Flint (4100 W Coldwater Road)
Carman-Ainsworth High School (1300 N Linden Road)
Center Academy (310 W Oakley)
Central Foundation Academy (601 Crapo Street)
Central High School (601 Crapo Street)