The Blanchester seventh grade boys basketball team defeated Amelia 36-33 in overtime Thursday night.
Brayden Sipple had 22 points, seven rebounds, three assists and two steals for the young Wildcats, now 5-3 on the year.
Brody Rice had four points and six rebounds. More importantly, he scored the basket, with an assist to Sipple, that sent the two teams into overtime.
Bryce Highlander, Colton Wilson, Hunter Hartmann, Trenton Czaika and Brian Miller had two points each for Blanchester. Logan Heitzman had five rebounds.