The Batesville Bulldogs junior varsity Bbseball team won their 8th game in a row and brought their overall record to 10-3 when they beat Rushville by a score of 23-7.
The Bulldogs jumped out to an early lead in the first inning getting a two out three run home run by Adam Cox. Cox finished the game 3-4 with 6 RBI’s. Lleyton Ratcliffe had a three run homer of his own in the 4th inning. Alex Smith added a three run round tripper in the seventh inning. All in all the Bulldogs had 13 hits, 15 walks, and 11 stolen bases 4 of them came from Brayden Linkel.
Riley Zink started on the mound and pitched three innings allowing 3 runs on 3 hits striking out 8 batters and earned the win. Lleyton Ratcliffe came in relief and also allowed 3 runs striking out 3.