The Bellefontaine 12U baseball team took third place in the Gahanna Junior League Sports All-Star Tournament over the weekend.
During pool play, Bellefontaine opened with a 14-2 loss to Waverly Purple and bounced back with a 20-4 win over Pickerington Purple.
In bracket play, Bellefontaine defeated Licking Heights 16-3. Bellefontaine then defeated second-seeded Gahanna 9-6. Bellefontaine lost in the semifinals to Waverly Orange 7-6. Then Bellefontaine secured third place by defeating Pickerington White 9-2 in the consolation game.
(Picture left to right: Gaige Reeves, Aaron Malarkey, D.J. McDonald, Major Stratton, Bruno Pattison, Dalton Rockhold, Mady Stratton, Jack Clement, Derek Robb, and Bryce Ramsey)
The team is coached by Bart Pattison, J.J. Stratton, and Dan Robb.