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Abby Soriano, Staff Writer

The Connersville High School baseball team has begun their spring season! The team practices every day of the week, excluding Sunday. 

Camden Schonfeld, 10, is a part of the Junior Varsity baseball team. Schonfeld’s favorite part about the sport is “being around the team and [his] best friends.” He believes the season has “started off rough for both teams [Varsity and Junior Varsity], but it is still very early so [the teams] have a lot of time to recover.” The Junior Varsity’s first game was away at Batesville High School on Monday, April 4, 2022 starting at 5:30 P.M. The Spartans lost 0-15.

The Varsity’s first game was a win with a score of 1-0. The game took place at home against Richmond on Wednesday March 30, 2022, at 6:00 P.M. Brayden Lykins, 11, was the one who sealed the win by “lasting three innings, allowing one hit and zero runs while striking out two and walking one,” ( This means Lykins stayed in the game longer, holding off the opponents. The following two games Varsity played in were not as grand. The team lost against Batesville , 0-1, at a home game on Monday, April 4, 2022, at 6:00 P.M.

The next game was also against Bateville, but this time Connersville traveled to their high school field on Thursday, April 7, 2022, at 5:30 P.M. Connersville lost 0-1. A highlight for the Spartans was made by Gavin Pearson, 11, hitting a single in the first inning. 

The Spartans still have a whole season ahead for some victories!