The Blanchester seventh grade boys basketball team was defeated by Mount Orab 48-30 Tuesday in the title game of the Southern Buckeye Conference North Division junior high tournament.
Coached by Tom Greve, Blanchester (12-6) was led by Brayden Sipple’s 20 points, nine rebounds and four steals.
Bryce Highlander, Hunter Hartmann, Brian Miller, Carter Stevens and Brody Rice scored two points each.
Kyle Hopkins had four rebounds and two steals. Carter Stevens had three rebounds and an assist. Rice grabbed three rebounds and Nolan Gray had an assist.