Lady Hornets Win District Soccer
The Chillicothe Lady Hornets Soccer
team beat Moberly 3-1 to win the first district championship in CHS
Girls Soccer history. Chillicothe had goals from Sam Baldwin, Harlie
Jones and Kiara Botts all in the second half. Chillicothe will face
Maryville in the sectional game Tuesday at 6:00pm at Jerry Litton
Memorial Stadium. Maryville scored 3 goals in six minutes to beat
Chillicothe 3-0 in the regular season meeting.
Class 1 and 2 State Track Starts
Class 1 and 2 high school track
athletes begin the first day of the two-day state track
championships today (Friday) at Dwight T. Reed Stadium at Lincoln
University in Jefferson City.
Meanwhile, Chillicothe track athletes will be in Blue
Springs High School on Saturday for Class 3 Sectional competition. A
top four finish in an event will qualify the athlete for the state
meet next weekend.
Friday Sports Schedule for CHS
The Boys Tennis Team is in Marshall
today (Friday) for Sectional Tennis competition. The event was moved
up one day to Friday due to rain in the forecast on Saturday.
Chillicothe faces Savannah in the first round with the winner facing
the winner of Marshall vs KC Barstow.
The Hornets Baseball team will be
honored tonight at the Chillicothe High School Commons at 6:30pm.
The team finished the season 13-10 and made it to the district
semi-finals before losing to Benton 2-0. The team finished with a
13-10 record, the third most wins in program history and the first
winning season since 2009
Girls Soccer headed to District Final
Girls Soccer team beat Mexico 5-1 to advance to the Class 2 District
15 championship game. Karson Keithley and Hannah Jones had two
goals each to give Chillicothe a 4-0 lead at the half. Lindy
Saunders scored in the final minute of the game for the Lady
Chillicothe will face Moberly in the finals. Moberly
beat Kirksville 3-1
Benton Ends Hornets Baseball Season
The Chillicothe baseball season came to an end with
a 2-0 loss to Benton in the district semi-final game in St Joseph.
Chillicothe had a good performance on the mound from Austin Minnick
who allowed 2 runs off 8 hits with no walks and 4 strike outs.
Unfortunately Minnick had little support at the plate. Dylan Clark
and a double and two singles while Derek Hussey had a single for the
only four hits for Chillicothe. The Hornets end with a 13-10 record
State Golf Results for Area Teams
Hamilton's boys golf team
struggled in the second day of state golf and dropped from first to
finish tied for third with Gallatin. LaPlata won the Class 1 team
championship with Marceline in second. A Golfer from Barat Academy
was medalist with a 6-over par for the two day meet in New
St Joseph LeBlond finished in third place in Class 2 at
Rivercut Golf Course in Springfield. A Blair Oaks golfer finished
with a 4-under par for medalist honors
SPA Scores Boys 13 and Under
Minnick Supply 18, Custom Door 2
For Minnick Supply: Ethan Hoerr was on the mound and had a
single Josh Davis and Westley Hurtgen with singles and Kadan Akers
was top defensive player
For Custom Door: Craig Wilson was on the mound and had a
single, Isaih Kille had a home run, Sam Pauley had a single and
Tanner Lynch was top defensive player
Gabrielson's 12, Custom Door 11
For Gabrielson's: Braden Constant and Tucker Wagers were on the
mound, Max Wagers with a triple, a single and top defensive player
honors, Mathew LaFerney had 2 singles and Julian Flemming had one
For Custom Door: Craig Wilson was on the mound and had two
doubles, Isaih Kille was top defensive player
Gabrielson's 7, Aaron Baker Construction
For Gabrielson's: Tucker Wagers and Max Wagers were on the
mound, Chris Wilson and Braden Constant were top defensive players.
For Aaron Baker Construction: Dan Hoel was on the mound,
Mathew LaFerney had a single and Hunter Sackery was top defensive
CHS qualifies 1 Singles 1 Doubles for
The Chillicothe Boys Tennis team will
send one singles player and one doubles team to the individual state
tournament. Chillicothe's Gabe Poling ran his season record to 28-0
with a 6-0, 6-0 win over a Cameron player for his third straight
district singles title. He then beat a LeBlond player in the
sectional match 6-1, 6-0 to advance to the state tournament in
Chillicothe's doubles team of Garrett Peterson and Nate
McKiddy beat teammates Brandon Lamp and Cody Evans 6-2, 6-3 for
their second straight district crown. In sectional competition,
Peterson/McKiddy beat a Lafayette team 1-6, 6-0, 6-4 to advance to
the state doubles tournament. Lamp and Evans lost in the sectional
contest to see their season come to an end.
Hornets Baseball Win District Opener
The Chillicothe Baseball team
struck early and often in a 14-4 district tournament opening win
over Cameron in five innings. Chillicothe scored 7 runs in the first
inning off 7 hits, 2 walls, an error and a fielder's choice. The
Hornets added 3 more in the 2nd, 1 in the third and three in the
fourth. Cameron scored 3 in the fourth and 1 in the fifth. After
that the game ended on the 10-run mercy rule.
All the Hornets were involved in the offensive
onslaught with 8 players getting hits led by 2 each from Cal
Toedebusch, Dylan Clark and Zach Foyt, 7 picking up rbi's led by 3
each from Jarrod Lauhoff and Zach Foyt and 9 Hornets scoring runs
including 4 from Dylan Clark.
At the plate, Gunnar Leach went two innings and picked
up the win with Ty Figg going the last three innings for the save.
Chillicothe faces Benton in the semi-finals on Tuesday in St Joseph
Hamilton Leads State Golf After Day 1
The Penny High of Hamilton Boys Golf
team is in first place in Class 1 after the first day of the two-day
MSHSAA Championships. Hamilton has a score of 331, led by Ethan
Green's 77 on the par 72 course in New Bloomfield.
LaPlata is 2nd and Gallatin is in third with a 339,
followed by Marceline in 4th with a 347.
In Class 2, St Joseph LeBlond is in 4th place with a
324, 13 strokes behind leader Barstow.
The state tournaments continue today.
SPA Opening Night Scores
In SPA Boys 10 and under games:
Perry's Tow and Repair 7, Clark's Furniture 3
For Perry's: James Mathew was on the mound and had two
doubles, Cy Evans with a single and Sam Reeter was top defensive
For Clark's Furniture: Nick Heldenbrand and Christian Still
were on the mound, Logan Clark had a single and Christian Still was
top defensive player
Triple J Screening and Embroidery 6, Barnes Baker 1
For Triple J: John Sanchez was on the mound and Carson Steele
was top defensive player.
For Barnes Baker: Jack Bernhardt was on the mound and Brayden
Shoop was top defensive player
Wolf Farms and Missouri Mobile Concrete ended in a 1-all tie
For Wolf Farms: Kenyen Gannon and Tyzn Crackenberger were on
the mound with Tyzn Crackenberger top defensive player
For Missouri Mobile Concrete: Ethan Davis and Jackson Trout
were on the mound, Grant Leamer and Kayden Holtzclaw had singles and
Jackson Trout was top defensive player
In the Girls 12 and Under SPA league
Elks over BTC Bank 8-0
For The Elks: Halle Rucker was on the mound plus had a double
and single, Sophia Luetticke (loot-uh-key) had a double and single,
Jessica Reeter and Lucy Reeter both had singles and Sophia Luetticke
was top defensive player.
For BTC Bank: Kelsi Kirkpatrick was on the mound and earned
top defensive player honors.
Elks over Investor's Community Bank 1-0
For The Elks: Halle Rucker was on the mound and had a single,
Sophia Luetticke had a single and Ally Ralls was top defensive
For Investors: Gabby Hapes was on the mound and was top
Woody's Automotive over Bailey's Studio 3-1
For Woody's: Makina Stottlemyre was on the mound, Madison
Albrach had a single and Ashton Crouch had a single and was top
For Bailey's Studio: Leah O'Rear was on the mound, Jocelyn
Brady, Saige Angst and Michah Crowe all had singles and Sadie Burtch
was top defensive player.
Hornet Boys Track Win Districts
The Chillicothe Boys Track Team won their first
District title since 1991, scoring 153 points to take first place.
KC Lincoln was 2nd out of 12 teams, more than 30 points behind the
Hornets. Individuals that placed in the top four of their event
advanced to next weekend's sectional competition. Hornets headed to
1st in high jump, 1st in long jump, 2nd in triple jump
DeEll Midgyett 1st in 100 4th in 200
4x100 relay team of Braxton Campbell DeEll Midgyett
Corbin Valdez and Mason Hayward 1st
4x200 relay team of Braxton Campbell DeEll Midgyett
Austin Morse and Mason Hayward 2nd
2nd in 100
Matt Shaffer 2nd in Pole Vault
Walker Graves 2nd in shot put and 3rd in discus
Ian Smith 3rd
in shot put
3rd in 200
Jacob Anderson 3rd in High Jump
team of Cole Distler Zach Holland, Layne Worman and Robbie Parkey
Nick Meyers 4th in 400
Cole Distler 4th in 800
Layne Worman 4th in 3200
Lady Hornets Track 2nd in Districts
The Chillicothe Lady Hornets finished 2nd in the
district meet with 109 points behind champion Lawson with 123.5
points. Lady Hornets advancing to state with a top four finish
Whitney Clampitt 1st in 800 and 1st in high jump
Jaime Albertson 1st in 100 hurdles and 2nd in 300
Lauren Jones 1st in Pole Vault
4x400 relay team of Jaime Albertson,
Claire Chapman, Randi Mammen and Whitney Clampitt took 1st
4x800 relay team of Chapman, Rebecca Stull, Lexei
Dickerson and Jalynn Reeter took 2nd
Molly Jones 3rd in Pole Vault
Margo Young 3rd
relay team of Chapman, Reeter, Mammen and Clampitt took 3rd
4x100 relay team of Reeter, Lauren
Jones, Mammen and Lauren Gregory took 4th
1 singles, 2 doubles headed to
Chillicothe Boys Tennis qualified one singles
player and two doubles players to the sectional individual tennis
meet. Chillicothe's Gabe Poling had a first round bye beat a Trenton
Player then won the semi-finals 6-0 6-0. Poling will play a Cameron
player in the finals on Monday, which were postponed due to rain on
Lane Bonderer beat a Richmond player in the first round
then lost to a Cameron player in the single elimination tournament.
In doubles play, Garrett Peterson and Nate McKiddy had
a first round bye beat a Cameron team and beat a Carrollton team in
the semi-finals. They will face their teammates Brandon Lamp and
Cody Evans. They beat a Trenton team a Cameron team and edged an
Excelsior Springs team in the semi-finals
Hornets Tennis Win District Title
The Chillicothe Boys Tennis team went
pretty much untested in route to their second district championship
in three years. Chillicothe polished off Cameron 5-0 in the District
Team Finals at Danner Park.
Doubles were played first with Garrett Peterson/Nate
McKiddy winning 8-0, Gabe Poling/Lane Bonderer winning 8-1 and
Brandon Lamp/Cody Evans winning 8-5.
In singles play Gabe Poling won 6-1, 6-0 and Garrett
Peterson won 6-2, 6-0 for the necessary five wins, halting the
match. Peterson's win came just a minute before Nate McKiddy
finished his match.
championship is the 7th in school history for the Boys Tennis
program. Next up is the singles and doubles district tournament at
Danner Park on Saturday.
The Team will
take on Savannah in the sectional contest May 23rd at 9:00am. The
winner will take on the winner of Marshall vs KC Barstow later that
day. The sectional and quarterfinal matches will be at Marshall.
Hornets Baseball beats Maryville with Strong 2nd Inning
Chillicothe Hornets Baseball team
had a five run second inning and went on to a 7-0 win at Maryville.
the Hornets bats were active, knocking out 13 hits led by Derek
Hussey's 3-for-4 performance. Shayler Keller, Zach Foyt and Ty Figg
all had two singles each Austin Minnick had a double, Cal
Toedebusch, Dylan Clark and Tanner Lent all had one single each.
Tristen Sewell earned the
complete game victory, scattering four hits over seven innings with
four walks and eight strike outs.
Hornets Tennis Advances to District
The Chillicothe Boys Tennis team
disposed of Richmond 5-0 to advance to the District Tournament Team
Finals. For Chillicothe: Gabe Poling won 6-0, 6-1; Nate McKiddy won
6-0, 6-3; Brandon Lamp won 6-0, 6-0,Cody Evans won 6-2, 6-2 and Lane
Bonderer won 6-1, 6-1 for the fifth and decisive win.
Chillicothe faces Cameron for the
district title on Wednesday at 4:00pm at Danner Park.
Boys Track team 1st in Benton Relays
Chillicothe boys track team won the
9-team Benton relays with 133 points. Individually for
Jesse Miller was 1st in High Jump, 2nd in Triple Jump and 3rd in
Long Jump; Kyle Ross was 1st in Pole Vault and 3rd in 110
hurdles, 4x200 relay team took 1st.
DeEll Midgyett was 2nd in 200 and 3rd in 100; Matt Shaffer was 2nd
in Pole Vault, the 4x100 and 4x800 relay teams took 2nd
Nick Meyers was 3rd in 400, Zach Holland 3rd in 300 hurdles, Ian
Smith 3rd in Shot Put, Cole Distler 3rd in 800
Walker Graves 4th in shot put and 6th in discus, Layne Woman
4th in 3200, 4x400 relay took 4th
Austin Morse 5th in 200, Tyler Garcia 5th in discus,
Mason Hayward 6th in 100, Wagner Chapman 6th in 400, Zach Graves 6th
in 110 Hurdles and Jacob Anderson 6th in High Jump.
Lady Hornets Track 2nd in Benton Relays
The Chillicothe Girls track team finished 2nd at
the Benton Relays with 83 points, nearly half as much as St James of
Lenexa Kansas which won the 9-team event with 160 points.
Individually for Chillicothe:
Lauren Jones won the pole vault and set
a school record with an 11-feet mark. Whitney Clampitt 1st in high
jump, 4th in 800, Jaime Albertson took 2nd in 100 hurdles and 300
hurdles, 4x200 and 4x800 relay teams took 2nd
Molly Jones 3rd in pole vault, 4x400 relay team took 3rd
Lexei Dickerson 4th in 1600
Claire Chapman 5th in 300 hurdles, Margo
Young 5th in discus,
Rebecca Stull 6th in 3200, McKenna Poling 6th in shot put and
4x100 relay team took 6th.
Hornets Baseball falls to Smithville
Chillicothe and Smithville both had six hits but
Smithville turned five into runs while Chillicothe managed just one
in a Smithville 5-1 baseball win over Chillicothe on the Hornets
Senior Night. Smithville scored twice in the second, once in the
third and twice in the seventh. Chillicothe's lone run came in the
bottom of the third.
For the Hornets, Austin Minnick had a
double and a single, Ty Figg had a double and Derek Hussey, Cal
Toedebusch and Dylan Clark all had one single each.
Gunnar Leach had the start
with Ty Figg in relief. The two combined to allow five runs off
three hits with three walks and six strike outs.
The Smithville Junior Varsity scored six runs in
the top of the sixth to beat Chillicothe JV 8 to 2. For the Hornets,
Gunnar Leach had a double and single, Tristen Sewell, Trey
McLemore and Hayden Major all has a single. At the plate, Trey
McLemore, Mason Daniel and Zach Trout all took turns on the mound,
combining to allow eight runs off seven hits with eight walks and
three strike outs.
Lady Hornets Soccer Get Sr Night Win
Lady Hornets Soccer team had goals from 7 different players in a
10-0 Senior Night win over Lafayette. Chillicothe scored goals from
Hannah Jones with assist by Morgan Grable. Lindy Saunders off an
assist by Karson Keithley, and Saunders again unassisted. Keithley
scored on a corner kick with Saunders with the assist, Mykel Heese
unassisted, Saunders with her third goal on the night. Bailey Fox
scored unassisted, Hallee Jones off an assist by Fox, Keithley with
her second goal, and the final goal was by goalkeeper Jaylene
Sturguess who was playing the field, off an assist by Saunders
The shut out
was credited to both Saunders and Brooke Nelson.
Big 6th Inning Beats Savannah
Chillicothe scored four runs in the
bottom of the sixth inning to beat Savannah 5 to 3 in a home
baseball game at Shaffer Park. Savannah scored twice in the third
inning, Chillicothe scored once in the bottom of the fifth but gave
up two in the top of the sixth. Chillicothe then put together a four
run sixth inning for the win.
Austin Minnick had the complete game
win for Chillicothe, allowing three runs off three hits with eight
walks and eight strike outs. At the plate, Shayler Keller had a
double, Cal Toedebusch had a single and three RBI, Derek Hussey had
a single and an RBI, Dylan Clark also had a single.
In the Junior
Varsity game, Chillicothe won 8 to 2 with three runs in the first,
three in the second and two in the third inning.
Trey McLemore and Tanner Lent combined for the win,
allowing two runs off four hits with six walks and three strike
At the plate, McLemore had two doubles, Brett Young,
Gunnar Leach, chase Minnick, Tristen Sewell and Mason Daniel all had
Bowling Competes in Sectional Golf
The Chillicothe Boys Golf season came
to an end in the sectional tournament. The Hornets' Trevor Bowling
shot a 19-over par on the Pleasant Hill Course to finish in 38th
place, failing to qualify for the state tournament. Pembroke Hill
won the team sectional title with a 301 and Warrensburg was
2nd with a 315.
In Class 1
sectionals in the KCHI area Marceline finished 2nd in Sectional 3 to
qualify or the state tournament and in Sectional 4, Gallatin won
with a 341 and Hamilton a 357 for second place.
Tuesday Chillicothe Sports Schedule
Track and Field Teams at Benton Cardinal Relays at 4:00pm
Girls Soccer hosts Lafayette 4:30 - Senior Night
Baseball hosts Smithville 4:30 - Senior Night
Boys Tennis in District Semi-finals
4:00pm at Danner Park