Pitching Gem Gets Mudcats A Win
Mudcats pitcher Parker Kirkpatrick threw a complete game shut out to
lead the Mudcats to a 2-0 win over St Joseph at Shaffer Park.
Kirkpatrick forced three double play groundouts and needed just 90
pitching to complete the accomplishment.
Kirkpatrick's outing game a game after Trevor
Maly went seven innings in a 9-1 Mudcats victory over St Joseph on
Last night the Mudcats Dawsen Bacho drive in both runs
with a pair of hits. The first score Kody Gardner in the 3rd and the
second brought in Justin Blasinski in the 5th.
resume a rain-delayed contest with Clarinda tonight (Friday). The
Mudcats battled back from down 8-0 to tie the game at 13-13 but the
A's recaptured the lead by scoring two in the ninth before the game
was postponed mid inning. After the completion of that game, the
teams will play their regular scheduled game in Clarinda.
Several Area Players in Lions All
Star Football Game
Several former high school
football players in the KCHI listening area have been selected for
the 41st annual Missouri Lions All Star Football Game this Saturday
at Warrensburg High School Football Field with kick off scheduled
Players are divided into the Blue Squad coached by
Devin Johnson of Osage High School and the Gold team coached by
Hamilton Coach Caleb Obert.
Area players on the Gold team include Quarterback Jaran
Richmond, Fullback T C East and Offensive Tackle Jude Moore all of
Area players on the Blue team include Defensive End D J
Gerhart and Defensive Lineman Jordan Elam both of Marceline and
Offensive Lineman Derrick Sylvester of Milan
The annual all star game was created to benefit Saving
Sight, formerly the Missouri Lions Eye Research Foundation, and has
raised over $200,000 for the statewide Lions project
Mudcats Throttle St Joseph Mustangs
The Chillicothe Mudcats used a big 2nd
inning to beat the St Joseph Mustangs 9-1 at Shaffer Park on
Tuesday. The Mudcats posted seven runs in the 2nd inning, chasing St
Joseph starting pitcher Matt Diaz after just an inning and a third
to go up 7-0.
Ramger Iglesias had a two run double in the frame,
Tanner Baker and DeVonte Washing each drove in two in the innings.
Mudcats starting pitcher Trevor Maly allowed the
lone run in the 3rd inning, struck out eight and improved to 5-0 in
The two teams meet again at
Shaffer Park on Thursday at 7:05pm
AAA Cardinals Post Season Run Ends 7/17
American Legion Post 25 Cardinals district run ended in a
championship loss to Moberly.
After losing to Trenton in the first game on Friday,
the Cardinals responded with two wins on Saturday. The Cardinals
beat Green City 18-0 thanks to a 5 run 1st and 9 run 3rd inning. The
Cardinals had 13 hits led by Gunnar Leach with 2 doubles and a
single and Chase Minnick with a double and two singles. Leach and
Drew Toedebusch teamed up for the win on the mound, allowing 4 hits.
Later on Saturday the Cardinals picked up a 12-3
revenge win over Trenton 12-5. Jordan Miller, Austin Murray, Tristen
Sewell and Drew Toedebusch all had doubles as part of a 7-hit team
effort. Three pitchers teamed up for the win, allowing 5 runs off 9
In the District Championship, Moberly scored 3 in the
third inning and went on to beat the Cardinals 5-1. The Post 25
Cardinals had just five hits in the game.
Summer Sports Games
Two Chillicothe High School Fall Sports
Teams were in competition over the weekend. The Hornets Football
team finished second in their own 7 on 7 Football Tournament. In
pool play the Hornets beat Cameron 30-0 and Higginsville 18-13. In
tournament play, they beat Cameron a second time 22-6, beat Richmond
22-8 and lost to Higginsville in the championship game 34-26 in
double overtime to finish 2nd. A second Hornets team of freshmen and
sophomores lost both pool play games then lost to Cameron in a
tournament play-in game 19-14.
On Friday the Chillicothe Soccer team
hosted a 3-team jamboree, battling St Paul's Lutheran of Concordia
to a scoreless tie then lost to Hannibal 4-0.