CMS spring sports
Connersville senior gymnast Allison Hoffman and Union County senior Hayley Kottka are heading to Columbus East today to compete in the Regional three gymnastics meet starting at 1 p.m.
Connersville varsity boys basketball will play its first game of the Class 3A Sectional 29 tournament tonight at Greensburg starting at 5:30 p.m against South Dearborn.
MIDDLETOWN — Union County boys varsity basketball played its first game of the Class 2A Sectional 41 tournament at Shenandoah on Tuesday night and came out with a 55-36 win over Knightstown.
After 16 and a half years of dancing, Spartanette Kindra Young has shown that hard work pays off. The Connersville senior has decided to continue to dance at Trine University after she graduates in the fall.
CONNERSVILLE — The Connersville gymnastics team hosted the Sectional six gymnastics tournament on Saturday and out of the 10 teams that competed, the Spartans finished fourth with a score of 92.950.
INDIANAPOLIS — Connersville diver Quinton Jones competed in the IHSAA boys diving state finals on Saturday at the IUPUI Natatorium. Jones placed 25th out of 32 divers with a score of 177.80.
Starting today at 9 a.m., Connersville’s Quinton Jones is competing in the Indiana High School Athletic Association diving state finals at the IUPUI Natatorium. Jones has qualified for state the past two seasons, and as a senior, this will be his last state appearance.
PLAINFIELD — Connersville senior Quinton Jones competed at the Indiana High School Athletic Association Region four diving meet in Plainfield Tuesday night, and wound up placing sixth with a score of 378.65, making him a state finalist qualifier.
FOUNTAIN CITY — Connersville varsity boys basketball had a great performance to end the regular season on with a 58-40 win over Northeastern on the road Tuesday night.
INDIANAPOLIS — Connersville Middle School’s wrestling team sent three wrestlers to the Indy Nationals tournament on Sunday at the Southport Fieldhouse. The weekend ended with Spartan wrestler Gavin Lemen taking home the third place trophy in the 110 pound weight class.
CONNERSVILLE — It was a great weekend for Connersville boys varsity basketball, as the team gained two more Eastern Indiana Athletic Conference wins, earning themselves the right to be called conference champions.
NEW PALESTINE — The Connersville boys swim and dive team left the Sectional 15 finals meet on Saturday with a sectional champion. After years of hard work, senior Quinton Jones earned a first-place finish in the 1 meter dive event, and moved on to the regional meet for a third straight year.
INDIANAPOLIS — Connersville's Evan Shafer represented his community well at the IHSAA wrestling state finals on Friday and Saturday. Shafer placed fourth out of 16 wrestlers in the 285 pound weight class, and closed out his senior campaign with a 39-2 record.
Connersville senior Alexis Heath has had her eyes set on attending Ball State University since she was in elementary school. It wasn’t until her sophomore year of high school that she added being a part of Ball State’s color guard team to her college aspirations.
Tonight is the first round of the Indiana High School Athletic Association State Finals wrestling tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The first session is for weight classes 106-145 and will start at 11 a.m. The second session for weight classes 160-285 starts at 7 p.m.
Connersville boys swim and dive team will compete tonight in the Indiana High School Athletic Association boys Sectional 15 preliminary meet in New Palestine.
Connersville boys basketball travels to Brookville to play Franklin County Friday evening. Both teams are in the Eastern Indiana Conference, so the outcome of the game could have an effect on conference rankings.
CONNERSVILLE — Connersville gymnastics hosted the CHS Invitational on Saturday, welcoming 10 other teams to its gym. The Spartan gymnasts ended up finishing seventh, but gained the team's highest score of the season with a 97.625.
NEW CASTLE — Connersville wrestler Evan Shafer wasn’t predicted to win the Indiana High School Athletic Association Semi-State three wrestling tournament heavyweight division, but he proved that rankings only mean so much.
CONNERSVILLE — Connersville boys varsity basketball won at home against New Palestine Saturday night by a score of 53-41. CHS now has a season record of 12-7 with only three games left in the regular season.
CONNERSVILLE — Connersville varsity boys basketball picked up a big win at home against East Central Thursday night with a final score of 37-28. The win brings CHS to 5-0 in the Eastern Indiana Athletic Conference, keeping its first place hold on the EIAC.
Connersville senior Evan Shafer is not a newcomer to the semi-state wrestling tournament. Last year, he lost his first semistate match in the 220 pound class, and did not move on to the state finals.