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Multiple Teams · Connersville High School Girls Varsity Basketball beat Mt. Vernon-Fortville 46-41


Friday, November 10, 2017

7:30 PM

Mt. Vernon-Fortville
AWAY
41

Connersville High School
HOME
46

Game Recap

The Connersville Lady Spartans won their first game of the season versus Mt. Vernon at home Friday night. While the game started off slow with Lady Spartans only scoring 7 points in the first quarter, they closed the gap by half and were only down by 5. The Lady Spartans played an excellent 3rd quarter and held the Marauders to only 3 points the entire 8 minutes while scoring 16 themselves. The Lady Spartans held their lead during 4th quarter. With 2 minutes to go, Lady Marauders began to foul allowing Spartans the chance to keep their lead and hit their free throws. The Lady Spartans beat the Marauders 46-41, ending a 9 game streak against Mt. Vernon. Marley Smith led the Lady Spartans in scoring with 19, Lauren Thompson had 8, Jessica Beckman had 7, and Gross, Bottemley, and Gregory with 4 points each. The Lady Spartans are in action again next Friday at home against the Centerville Bulldogs.

Box Scores

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2
3
4
Mt. Vernon-Fortville
14

12

3

12

Connersville
7

14

16

9