Kaleb Sparks

Kaleb Sparks shoots a three-pointer during Connersville’s game against Greensburg on Friday night. The Spartans defeated the Pirates in overtime 49-42, and also won against New Castle on Saturday 47-36.

CONNERSVILLE — It was a great weekend to be a Spartan basketball fan, with the Connersville boys varsity basketball team defeating both of their opponents. Friday's game was an overtime victory against Greensburg 49-42, and Saturday's 47-36 win was over New Castle. 

On Friday, CHS played well throughout the entire game versus the defending sectional champion Pirates. Connersville's defense did well shutting down Greensburg's offense, keeping their score 31 points below their season average.