Bellefontaine got off to a fast start before having to fend off a Stebbins rally on Tuesday.
Bellefontaine third baseman Connor Burton attempts to pick off a Dayton Stebbins player during their game Tuesday at Blue Jacket Park. (EXAMINER PHOTO | MATT HAMMOND)
The Chiefs led 7-1 after two innings. Stebbins later closed to within three runs, but host Bellefontaine pulled away late for an 11-6 victory in a Central Buckeye Conference baseball game.
The Chiefs are now 4-1 overall and 1-0 in the CBC.
Bellefontaine plated four runs in the bottom of the first inning for a 4-0 lead. After Stebbins scored once in the top of the second, the Chiefs countered with three runs in the bottom of the inning to push their advantage to six runs.
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