CHS boys, Lady Spartans in action Saturday

CHS boys, Lady Spartans in action Saturday

2018 CHS Girls Varsity
The 2017-18 Connersville Lady Spartans varsity basketball team, coaching staff and managers. (Photo by Jeff Gabbard Photography)

After a Friday night away from the court, the Connersville Spartans boys varsity basketball team and the Lady Spartans both will be in action Saturday.

Head coach Kerry Brown’s 19th-rated Spartans will try to improve to 5-0 Saturday night when they challenge host Pendleton Heights (7:30 p.m.).

The Spartans have won 19 consecutive regular season games.

The Arabians (1-3) host Mt. Vernon (Fortville) (4-0) Friday night.

Head coach Michael Thompson’s Lady Spartans will travel south Saturday to try to knock off Lawrenceburg in an Eastern Indiana Athletic Conference game that tips off at 1:30 p.m.

The Lady Spartans are 3-6 overall, 0-2 in EIAC action. The Lady Tigers are 8-1, 2-0 in conference play.

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If you can’t make it to either game, you can listen to the action on Kmix 106.9 fm featuring announcers Sam Harvey and Dave Pollard. Kmix 106.9 can be accessed via the iTunes media player.

Check court traveler sports Saturday for a preview of the Spartans-Pendleton Heights game. 


Friday’s games  

Connersville area / games of interest
(All games begin at 7:30 p.m. unless noted)


Franklin County (2-1) at Rushville (0-3) •

East Central (0-0) at Greensburg (4-0, 3A No.10) •

Mt. Vernon (Fortville) (4-0) at Pendleton Heights (1-3)

Batesville (1-1) at Lawrenceburg (0-2) •

South Dearborn (2-1) at Madison (2-1)

New Castle (3-0, 3A No. 20) at Shelbyville (3-1)

Greenfield-Central (1-2) at New Palestine (3-0)

Cambridge City Lincoln (2-1) at Knightstown (1-3) ‡

Hagerstown (1-1) at Union County (2-1) ‡ (8 p.m.)

Northeastern (2-1, 2A No.7) at Eastern Hancock (3-0, 2A No. 21)

Randolph Southern (3-2) at Centerville (1-3)

Shenandoah (3-1, 2A No. 20) at Tri (1-2)

Union City (2-2) at Winchester (0-3) ‡

Morristown (3-1, 1A No. 11) at Waldron (2-3)

(• = Eastern Indiana Athletic Conference game)

(‡ = Tri-Eastern Conference game)

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