Bellaire edged St. Clairsville in a close 48-42 encounter in an Ohio girls basketball matchup.

The Big Reds hummed like a well-oiled machine through the final quarter, extending the lead with a 14-12 advantage in the frame.

The Big Reds darted over the Red Devils 34-30 heading to the fourth quarter.

Bellaire kept a 28-20 halftime margin at St. Clairsville's expense.

The first quarter gave the Big Reds a 22-12 lead over the Red Devils.

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