The 8th Grade Boys Basketball team fell to 2-9 on the season after losing to St. Louis by a score of 61-36.
The Cardinals got off to an early start leading at half 38-14. The Bulldogs kept fighting back the entire game and showed great effort in the second half. Batesville outscored St. Louis in the second half 24-23, but the initial margin was far too much to make the comeback.
The Bulldogs were led offensively by Bryson Bonelli with 14 points, Jackson Renck (10), Max Baumer (5), Grant Peters (3), Trenton Kincade (2), and Cole Pride (2).