Friday, November 6, 2015
Lawrenceburg High School
Batesville High School
The Batesville High School football team claimed its first Class 3A sectional title since 2009 by knocking off the Lawrenceburg Tigers by a score of 29-17.
The stands were overflowing on both sides to watch the sectional championship game and the two teams did not disappoint.
The game was tied 10-10 when the horn sounded to conclude the first half. The Bulldogs rallied for 13 third quarter points and tacked on a late score in the fourth to post the victory.
Zach Mears led the way offensively for the Bulldogs. The senior running back carried the ball 23 times for a total of 197 yards.
The victory over the Tigers advanced the No. 10 ranked Bulldogs to the Regional Championship against Bishop Chatard.