Spartans News · Connersville Junior Varsity Lady Spartans Falls to Mt. Vernon Marauders JV After Sixth Inning Score


Wednesday’s game against Mt. Vernon Marauders JV was a heartbreaker for Connersville Junior Varsity Lady Spartans, as they lost the lead late in a 7-5 defeat. The game was tied at five with Mt. Vernon Marauders JV batting in the bottom of the sixth when an error scored one run for Mt. Vernon Marauders JV.

Connersville Junior Varsity Lady Spartans lost despite out-hitting Mt. Vernon Marauders JV 13 to nine.

Mt. Vernon Marauders JV took an early lead in the second inning. Ainsley Baer singled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run.

Tori Jenson was credited with the victory for Mt. Vernon Marauders JV. Jenson allowed 13 hits and five runs over seven innings, striking out four and walking zero.

Paige Bennett took the loss for Connersville Junior Varsity Lady Spartans. The righty surrendered seven runs on nine hits over six innings, striking out four.

Connersville Junior Varsity Lady Spartans tallied 13 hits. Sydney Grounds, Bennett, Kendra Boyd, and LaKyah Scott each racked up multiple hits for Connersville Junior Varsity Lady Spartans. Bennett and Grounds each collected three hits to lead Connersville Junior Varsity Lady Spartans.

Mt. Vernon Marauders JV scattered nine hits in the game. Baer, Maya McNeely, and Ella Hubbell each managed multiple hits for Mt. Vernon Marauders JV. Mt. Vernon Marauders JV didn’t commit a single error in the field. Jenson had one chances in the field, the most on the team