After falling to Benjamin Rush Middle School in December, The 7th grade Batesville Middle School Boys Basketball Team defeated them Tuesday night by a score of 50 to 45.Leading is scoring for Batesville Travis Lecher with 13 points. He was followed by Cole werner with 10, Ean Loichinger with 9 and Eli Pierson with 7. Also adding to the total were Cooper Wilhelm with 4, Pros Moorman with 3 and Hunter Laudick and Zach Wade with 2 each. Defensively for the Dogs, Eli Pierson led the way with 5 steals and Cole Werner with 4.The 7th grade dogs are now 10 and 6 on the season. They will start tournament play on Monday against Greendale.The 8th grade Bulldogs improved to 12-5 with a win over Benjamin Rush 46-38.Leading the scoring for the dogs was Trey Peters with 13. Pros Moorman added 12 followed by RJ Powell and Mason Barker with 7 and 6 respectively. Alex Siefert had 5. Jaden Peetz had 2, and Nathan Villani added a free throw. Not scoring, but adding some big rebounds were Ethan Brewer and Austin Cornn. All the Bulldogs played great defense causing several deflections and turnovers.We play in the SEI tournament at home versus Greendale Monday. Come and cheer on your BMS Bulldogs!Courtesy of Bulldogs Coach Ben Pierson.