The Blanchester eighth grade girls basketball team was defeated by Batavia 21-20 Monday night.
Caili Baumann led the Ladycats with 12 points and a blocked shot.
Noelani Tangonan had 4 points, a rebound and 2 steals while Madison Wells added 3 points, 9 rebounds and a steal. Becca Kratzer scored 1 point and grabbed 2 rebounds. Maddie Pohlman had 4 rebounds.