Boys Varsity Basketball · Connersville defeats East Central in EIAC match-up

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Connersville jumped out to a 19-7 first quarter advantage in defeating East Central Thursday night at the Spartan Bowl. The final was 37-17 in favor of the Spartans as they turned in a stellar defensive effort vs. the Trojans holding the leading scorers from East Central to five and two points respectively. Connersville was paced by Noah Belt with 15 points and four steals. Jonah Graham added 10 points and made three 3 point field goals. Jacob Brown lead the Spartans with 10 rebounds and solid defense in the post.
Connersville’s record goes to 12-7 over-all and 4-1 in the conference. The Spartans will next be in action when they host New Palestine Saturday night at the Spartan Bowl.