Rayleigh Bresher

Connersville’s Rayleigh Bresher makes contact at the plate during the varsity softball game at Mt.Vernon-Fortville on Wednesday. The Marauders defeated the Spartans 23-13.

FORTVILLE — Wednesday was a night of ups and downs for the Connersville varsity softball team. The game took a turn in the fourth inning, and the Spartans ended up losing 23-13 in six innings to Mt. Vernon-Fortville.

After three innings, CHS held an 8-3 lead over the Marauders, and were playing very well at the plate. However, the game was far from over, and in dramatic fashion MV scored four runs in the fourth inning, making it a tight 8-7 game.