The North Putnam baseball team defeated Cascade 6-3 Thursday.
Kyler Badten recorded the win, pitching six innings and recording 12 strikeouts. He also gave up three runs on three hits and walked three.
Brodie Perrine led the Cougars by going 2-for-3 at the plate. Austin Day, Jake Haste and Beau Green all contributed a hit.
North Putnam will be back in action in the Putnam County Tournament Saturday at Greencastle.