The Bellefontaine Chieftains 10u baseball team placed second at the 28th annual Chick Stewart Memorial Tournament in Rockford over the weekend.
In pool play, the Chiefs beat Bradford 9-3. Brian Bush, Jeremy Baughman, and Connor Rose pitched for the win. The Chiefs then edged Parkway Grey 3-2 with Ethan Moore and Jarrid Baughman sharing the mound duties.
In tournament play, the Chieftains again defeated Parkway Grey 9-8. Connor Rose was named MVP of the game. In the finals Bellefontaine lost to Greenville 10-5. Jarrid Baughman was MVP for the Chiefs.
Offensively for the tournament, Jaeden Campbell hit an over the fence home run, Jarrid Baughman had a triple and two doubles, and Doby Orahood smacked a triple. Aden Downing, Connor Rose, and Robby Wildermuth each hit doubles.
For the season the Chiefs have won 4 tournaments with 2 runners up finishes.
(Pictured from left to right: front row: Jarrid Baughman, Aden Downing, Connor Rose, Brian Bush, Doby Orahood, middle row: Dhalin Damron, Robby Wildermuth, Jeremy Baughman, Jaeden Campbell, Ethan Moore, TJ. Kerns, top row: Coach Von Baughman, Coach Tom Rose)