The Batesville High School varsity basketball team suffered a 49-37 loss at South Ripley in the opening round of the Ripley County Tournament.
The Raiders jumped out to a 15-10 first quarter lead, but the Bulldogs held them scoreless in the second quarter. Unfortunately, the Batesville managed only four points of their own and went to halftime down 15-14.
The Raiders outscored the Bulldogs 18-8 in the third quarter, which proved to be enough.
RJ Powell finished with 14 points to lead the Bulldogs. Sam Voegele was second on the team with eight points. Voegele led the team with seven rebounds.