Batesville 7th grade got off to a fast start with a 39-21 win over South Ripley.BMS was up 11-1 after 18-3 after first two quarters respectively.BMS was led in points by Trey Heidlage with 10 and Luke Belter with 8. Cooper Williams also chipped in with 4. Defensively, Batesville was also led by Williams and Heidlage with 8 and 6 steals respectively. Heidlage also led the team with 4 assists and 5 deflections on defense.Other contributors were Tyler Myers with 3 points, 3 steals, and 4 deflections.Devin Scripture and Sam Haskamp both also added 4 points.BMS will be in action again Tuesday night at JCD. Game time is 5:30.Submitted by Batesville Coach Eric Feller.The Batesville 8th grade boys team fell to a good, athletic South Ripley team 41-40 last night on a last second rebound put-back.1Q. – 11-8 BMS. 2Q. – 21-18 BMS. 3Q. – 30-26 BMS.Leading scorers for BMS were: Isaac Barker – 21, Lane Westerfeld – 7, Jayden Beal – 6. BMS was 8-15 on free throws while the Raiders were 8-11.Leading the Raiders were Jacob Moore with 15, Luke Welch had 11 and Jackson Cornett with 5.Submitted by Batesville Coach Terry Giesting.