The Batesville Middle School seventh grade basketball team defeated St. Louis Tuesday night by a score of 55-38.
After a slow first half, Batesville stayed strong in the second to bring home the win, according to coach Ben Pierson.
Leading in scoring for Batesville was Jack Grunkemeyer with 14, followed closely by Conner Drake with 13 and Chris Lewis with 12. Also scoring were Gus Prickel (9), Sam Johnson (6), and Chris Tillman (1).
The seventh grade Bulldogs are now 8-3 on the season.