MONTEZUMA -- North Putnam Varsity baseball lost to Riverton Parke 2-1 Tuesday.
Kyler Badten did the pitching for North Putnam, allowing two runs on five hits and no walks, while striking.
The Cougars had five hits with Shawn Diebold going 2-2. Tyler Watson hit a solo homer in the fourth, and Badten and Mychael Buchanan had one hit each.
Riverton got two runs in the fourth, on a lead off solo home run, a pair of singles.
The Cougars host Danville for senior night at 6:30 p.m. Thursday.