Senior Connor McClure hit seven three-pointers in the first half to lift the Bellefontaine Chiefs past visiting Northwestern 55-42 Tuesday night on WBLL.
McClure's 21 points earned him Steve Austin's Player of the Game honors.
Matt Gump tallied 16 points for Chiefs.
Bellefontaine never trailed and raced out to a 30-14 halftime lead.
The Warriors cut the deficit to nine in the fouth quarter.
Moments later, Gump delivered a three-point play to help seal the win.
The Chiefs connected on 11 three-pointers.
For Northwestern, Cody Lough scored 12 points, Jesse Aukerman hit 11 points, and Tevin Springs added 10 points.
The Warriors fall to 3-9.
The Chiefs improve to 7-6 and host Tipp City Friday night on 1390 WBLL.
Listen to BHS head coach Henry Stolly reflect on the win, discuss McClure's shooting display, and preview the matchup with Tipp City.
The JV Chiefs (7-6) edged Northwestern 35-32.
As featured on 98.3 WPKO, host West Liberty-Salem edged Riverside 41-36.
The Tigers outscored the Pirates 23-18 in the second half.
Landon Hormann had a game-high 12 points.
WLS improves to 5-8 overall.
For Riverside, Eric Egbert and Kyle Hurley each scored 9 points.
The Pirates fall to 5-7.
The JV Tigers won 49-46.
Todd Pease scored 12 points and Ben Burden added 11.
For Riverside, Kolt Shough had 14 points and Tristan Mechling tossed in 12.
The Riverside 8th grade boys team fell to Lima Perry 54-49.
Jesse Kean had 29 points, Landon Kelsey recorded 10 points, and Ross Stevens added 5 points.
The Pirates are 10-2.
The Riverside 7th grade boys lost to Lima Perry 48-24.
Trey Helmlinger had 8 points and Hayden Robinson dropped in 6 points.
The West Liberty-Salem 7th grade girls defeated rival Mechanicsburg 30-19.
Mikalia McIntosh had 15 points and 14 rebounds. Lily Yoder tallied 10 points and 5 steals.
The West Liberty-Salem 8th grade girls stifled Mechanicsburg 46-9.
Madison Oelker led the attack with 12 points and 4 assists. Jamie Peterson recorded 9 points, 8 rebounds, and 2 blocks.