Monday, August 29, 2016
Milan High School
Batesville High School
The Batesville High School junior varsity football team was defeated 26-12 at home against the Milan Indians.
The Bulldogs were down 6-0 to start the game before Eric Harmeyer connected with Austin Siefert for an 81 yard TD pass. Milan scored twice right before the half to go up 20-6 at half time. Milan scored again on the opening drive of the 2nd half to go up 26-6. Harmeyer connected again with Siefert from 73 yards away to make the game 26-12.
The Bulldogs threatened two more times but couldn’t cash in on their opportunities to close in on the Indians, according to coach Eric Feller.
Defensively, CJ Thomas, Drew McLeod, Zach Jones, and Danny Aylor all played well for the Bulldogs to keep them in the game, according to Feller.