1971 Chillicothe Hornets

Full Roster   Season Statistics

Record 8 - 2 Points For 292
*NCMC. Record 4 - 1 Points Against 121
#M.E.C. Record 4 - 1 . .
       
LE  Steve Gastineau 6'1" 175 Jr
LT  Gehrig Coleman 5'11" 180 Sr
LG  Gary Constant 5'10" 165 Jr
 C   Randy Singer 6'3" 170 Jr
RG  Jim Graham 5'10" 170 Sr
RT  James Carr 5'11" 200 Sr
RE  Pat Ellison 6'0" 180 Sr
QB  Mike Wood 6'0" 155 Jr
       David Neal 5'11" 155 Jr (5)
FB  Mark Putnam 6'0" 190 Jr
HB  Ben Willard 5'8" 145 So
HB  Steve Koehly 5'10" 145 Jr
       Scott Morts 6'0" 160 Jr (3)
       Steve Koehly (6)
 
LE  Billy Keith 5'8" 145 Jr
LT  James Carr 5'11" 200 Sr
NG John Parks 6'0" 175 Sr
RT  Larry Clarke 6'3" 205 Jr
RE  Bill Tharp 5'8" 155 Sr
LB  Pat Ellison 6'0" 180 Sr
LB  Mark Putnam 6'0" 190 Jr
CB  Chip Vanlandingham 5'11" 160 Jr
       Steve Koehly 5'10" 145 Jr (6)
CB  Sam Metz 5'4" 140 Sr
DB  David Ginther 5'10" 150 Sr
DB  Scott Morts 6'0" 160 Jr

 Fri Sept. 10 *Moberly Won  20 - 7
Chillicothe 7 0 0 13
Moberly 0 7 0  0

1st

Chi Mark Putnam 4 yard run Kick 7 - 0
2nd Mob Randy Winkler 4 yard run (last play of half) Kick 7 - 7
4th Chi Mark Putnam 2 yard run K Fail 13 - 7
4th Chi MIke Wood 1 yard run (:15 left) Kick 20 - 7
  CHS Mob

1st Downs

9 7

Rushing

113 85

Passing

5/9-40 3/11-19

Int

1 1

Fumbles

0 3

Penalties

55 40

Interception - Steve Koehly
Fumble Recoveries - James Carr
Mark Putnam, Larry Clarke

Rushing Punting
Mark Putnam 22/67 Chip Vanlandingham 5/197
Ben Willard 5/33 Punt Returns
Steve Koehly 9/12 Sam Metz 1/13
Chip Vanlandingham 2/2 Steve Koehly 3/17
Mike Wood 4/(-2) Kick Offs
Passing David Miller 3/126
Mike Wood 5/9-40 Kick Off Returns
Receiving Steve Koehly 3/17
Steve Koehly 1/22 -
Ben Willard 1/16 -
Pat Ellison 1/8 -
Jim Graham 1/(-1) -
Mark Putnam 1/(-5) -
   

Fri Sept. 17 #at St Joseph LeBlond Won  34 - 22
Chillicothe 7 0 14 13
St Joseph LeBlond 6 8  8  0
1st LeB John Byrne 40 yard run P Fail 0 - 6
1st Chi Mike Wood 1 yard run Kick 7 - 6
2nd LeB Ken Beauford 7 yard run Run 7 - 14
3rd LeB John Byrne 50 yard run Run 7 - 22
3rd Chi Safety: Punt blocked out of the end zone - 9 - 22
3rd Chi Mike Wood to Scott Morts 29 yard pass K Fail 15 - 22
3rd Chi Mark Putnam 3 yard run K Fail 21 - 22
4th Chi Mark Putnam 10 yard run Kick 29 - 22
4th Chi David Ginther 9 yard run K Fail 34 - 22
  CHS LeB

1st Downs

17 7

Rushing

255 170

Passing

4/11-58 4/11-52

Int

2 0

Fumbles

0 1

Penalties

4/50 6/60

Fumble Recovery - Billy Keith
Blocked Punts
John Parks, David Neil

Rushing Punting
Mark Putnam 22/81 Chip Vanlandingham 2/79
Scott Morts 15/74 Punt Returns
Mike Wood 6/51 Sam Metz 3/21
Ben Willard 5/14 Kick Offs
David Ginther 2/22 David Miller 5/221
David Neal 2/12 Kick Off Returns
Chip Vanlandingham 1/1 Sam Metz 2/50
Passing David Neal 1/25
Mike Wood 4/11-58 Scott Morts 1/25
Receiving Mark Putnam 1/22
Scott Morts 1/29 -
Steve Gastineau 1/18 -
Pat Ellison 1/7 -
Ben Willard 1/29 -
   

Fri Sept 24 *Marshall Lost  9 - 22
Chillicothe 7  0 0 2
Marshall 0 14 8 0
1st Chi Mark Putnam 2 yard run  Kick 7 - 0
2nd Mar Casey Jones 36 yard run P Fail 7 - 6
2nd Mar Dale Kleinschmidt 8 yard run Run 7 - 14
3rd Mar Dale Kleinschmidt 42 yard run Run 7 - 22
4th Chi Safety: Punt blocked out of end zone - 9 - 22
    *rain*    
  CHS Mar

1st Downs

11 13

Rushing

42 268

Passing

7/14-114 0/1-0

Int

1 0

Fumbles

1 0

Penalties

2/20 3/33

Blocked Punt - David Neil

Rushing Punting
Mark Putnam 19/80 Chip Vanlandingham 3/151
Scott Morts 6/10 Kick Offs
Ben Willard 4/(-1) David Miller 2/84
Mike Wood 3/(-47) Punt Returns
Passing Sam Metz 1/21
Mike Wood 7/13-114 Kick Off Returns
Ben Willard 0/1-0 Sam Metz 4/73
Receiving -
Pat Ellison 1/44  -
Steve Gastineau 3/32 -
Mark Putnam 1/20  -
Ben Willard 2/18 -
   

Fri Oct. 1 *at Brookfield Won  34 - 0
Chillicothe 6 8 13 7
Brookfield 0 0  0 0
1st Chi John Parks 40 yard fumble return R Fail 6 - 0
2nd Chi David Neal blocked punt recovery in end zone Pass 14 - 0
3rd Chi Scott Morts 65 yard run R Fail 20 - 0
3rd Chi David Ginther 15 yard run Kick 27 - 0
4th Chi Mike Wood 2 yard run Kick 34 - 0
    *Mike Wood broke arm in 4th quarter, out for the season*    
  CHS Bro

1st Downs

9 4

Rushing

104 66

Passing

6/15-64 0/5-0

Int

0 1

Fumbles

4 2

Penalties

8/70 7/74

Interception - David Neil
Fumble Recoveries
John Parks, David Ginther
Blocked Punt - Bill Tharp
 

Rushing Punting
Scott Morts 3/60 Chip Vanlandingham 5/210
Ben Willard 5/19 Punt Returns
David Ginther 4/17 Sam Metz 4/20
Mark Putnam 7/14 Ben Willard 2/22
Jim Lionberger 2/11 Kick Offs
Sam Metz 1/3 David Miller 5/253
David Neal 2/(-9) Troy Cranmer 1/50
Mike Wood 4/(-11) Kick Off Returns
Passing None
Mike Wood 5/11-55 -
David Neal 1/4-9 -
Receiving -
Steve Gastineau 2/22 -
Pat Ellison 2/20 -
Mark Putnam 1/12 -
Jim Lionberger 1/10 -
   

Fri Oct. 8 #Savannah Won  31 - 7
Chillicothe 7 16 0 8
Savannah 0  7 0 0
1st Chi Mark Putnam 5 yard run Kick 7 - 0
2nd Sav Mike Farris to Dave Thornton 81 yard pass Kick 7 - 7
2nd Chi David Ginther 17 yard run Run 15 - 7
2nd Chi Mark Putnam 3 yard run Run 23 - 7
4th Chi David Neal 1 yard run Run 31 - 7
    *Chip Vanlandingham broken left leg during game*    
  CHS Sav

1st Downs

14 3

Rushing

233 8

Passing

9/17-66 2/16-84

Int

0 4

Fumbles

3 1

Penalties

10/110 8/80

Interceptions -
Chip Vanlandingham (2), Sam Metz (2)
Fumble Recovery - John Parks

Rushing Receiving
Mark Putnam 15/96 Steve Gastineau 3/30
David Neal 8/29 Mark Putnam 2/14
Sam Metz 2/28 Pat Ellison 2/12
David Ginther 4/26 Steve Koehly 1/5
Steve Koehly 625 Scott Morts 1/5
Ben Willard 9/14 Punting
Jim Lionberger 3/8 Chip Vanlandingham 3/116
Scott Morts 1/7 Punt Returns
Passing Sam Metz 3/35
David Neal 8/15-60 Steve Koehly 1/2
Ben Willard 1/1-16 Kick Offs
Sam Metz 0/1-0 David Miller 5/256
- Kick Off Returns
- David Ginther 1/22
- Ben Willard 1/17
   

Fri Oct. 15 #at St Joseph Lafayette Won  23 - 7
Chillicothe 0 6 14 3
St Joseph Lafayette 0 0  0 7
2nd Chi Mark Putnam 2 yard run K Fail 6 - 0
3rd Chi Mark Putnam 37 yard run Kick 13 - 0
3rd Chi Mark Putnam 4 yard run Kick 20 - 0
4th Laf Steve Walker 6 yard run Kick 20 - 7
4th Chi David Miller 23 yard field goal x 23 - 7
  CHS Laf

1st Downs

13 10

Rushing

219 103

Passing

3/12-42 4/17-63

Int

2 0

Fumbles

0 0

Penalties

6/70 3/35

 

Rushing Punting
Mark Putnam 18/100 David Ginther 5/179
Scott Morts 4/47 Punt Returns
Steve Koehly 4/28 Steve Koehly 2/16
Ben Willard 6/20 Kick Offs
Sam Metz 1/14 David Miller 3/147
David Ginther 2/7 Troy Cranmer 2/81
David Neal 2/3 Kick Off Returns
Passing Mark Putnam 1/16
David Neal 3/10-42 Sam Metz 1/14
Sam Metz 0/1-0 Steve Koehly 1/8
Ben Willard 0/1-0 -
Receiving -
Steve Koehly 1/32 -
Steve Gastineau 2/10 -
   

Fri Oct. 22 *Kirksville Won  66 - 14
Chillicothe 21 20 6 19
Kirksville  6  0 8  0
1st Chi David Neal 1 yard run Kick 7 - 0
1st Chi David Neal to Scott Morts 31 yard pass Kick 14 - 0
1st Kir Greg Morse to Mike Welch 13 yard pass P Fail 14 - 6
1st Chi Steve Koehly 6 yard run Kick 21 - 6
2nd Chi Mark Putnam 17 yard run K Fail 27 - 6
2nd Chi Mark Putnam 2 yard run Kick 34 - 6
2nd Chi Mark Putnam 49 yard run Kick 41 - 6
3rd Kir John Blackstun to Mike Minear 6 yard pass Run 41 - 14
3rd Chi David Neal to Scott Morts 38 yard pass K Fail 47 - 14
4th Chi David Neal to Scott Morts 17 yard Pass Kick 54 - 14
4th Chi Billy Keith 15 yard fumble return K Fail 60 - 14
4th Chi Troy Cranmer 38 yard blocked punt return K Fail 66 - 14
  CHS Kir

1st Downs

19 8

Rushing

276 111

Passing

6/14-125 8/19-73

Int

2 2

Fumbles

0 2

Penalties

2/30 8/62

Interceptions
Steve Koehly, Ben Willard
Fumble Recoveries
Bill Tharp, Billy Keith
Blocked Punt
Chad Glover

Rushing Punting
Mark Putnam 13/166 David Ginther 3/117
Steve Koehly 8/60 Punt Returns
Sam Metz 2/14 Sam Metz 2/23
Scott Morts 2/13 Steve Koehly 1/(-2)
David Neal 3/9 Kick Offs
Mel Gregg 1/9 David Miller 7/309
Jim Lionberger 2/5 Billy Jewell 2/99
David Ginther 1/4 Troy Cranmer 2/87
Ben Willard 1/2 Kick Off Returns
Greg Switzer 2/(-4) Sam Metz 2/52
Passing Billy Keith 1/17
David Neal 6/13-125 -
Greg Switzer 0/1-0 -
Receiving -
Scott Morts 4/100 -
David Ginther 1/17 -
Ben Willard 1/8 -
   

Fri Oct. 29 #Maryville (at NWMSU) Won  46 - 0
Chillicothe 13 7 13 13
Maryville  0 0  0  0
1st Chi Steve Koehly 57 yard punt return R Fail 6 - 0
1st Chi Mark Putnam 4 yard run Kick 13 - 0
2nd Chi David Neal to Steve Koehly 3 yard run Kick 20 - 0
3rd Chi Mark Putnam 4 yard run Kick 27 - 0
3rd Chi Mark Putnam 2 yard run K Fail 33 - 0
4th Chi Steve Gastineau 38 yard fumble return K Fail 39 - 0
4th Chi Scott Morts 47 yard run Kick 46 - 0
  CHS Mar

1st Downs

7 5

Rushing

182 50

Passing

2/85-24 5/21-57

Int

1 3

Fumbles

1 3

Penalties

5/55 4/40

Interceptions
Scott Morts (2), David Ginther
Fumble Recoveries - Bill Tharp
David Ginther, Steve Gastineau
Blocked Punts
Troy Cranmer

Rushing Punting
Mark Putnam 17/104 David Ginther 133
Scott Morts 3/54 Troy Cranmer 1(-15)
David Neal 5/33 Punt Returns
Steve Koehly 3/3 Steve Koehly 1/57
Ben Willard 12 Sam Metz 2/45
Sam Metz 1/(-1) Kick Offs
Greg Switzer 1/(-13) David Miller 8/459
Passing Kick Off Returns
David Neal2/7-24 Sam Metz 1/5
Greg Switzer 0/1-0 -
Receiving -
Steve Gastineau 1/21 -
Steve Koehly 13 -
   

Sat. Nov. 6 *Trenton (Homecoming) Won  16 - 8
Chillicothe 0 3 7 6
Trenton 0 0 0 8
2nd Chi David Miller 28 yard field goal - 3 - 0
3rd Chi Sam Metz 18 yard interception return Kick 10 - 0
4th Tre Barry O'Neal 3 yard run Run 10 - 8
4th Chi Scott Morts 28 yard fumble return K Fail 16 - 8
    *Queen: Marilyn Streiff*    
  CHS Tre

1st Downs

10 14

Rushing

108 73

Passing

4/8-58 12/26-114

Int

0 1

Fumbles

1 1

Penalties

4/37 2/10

Interception - Sam Metz
Fumble Recovery - Scott Morts

Rushing Punting
Mark Putnam 22/72 David Ginther 5/157
Scott Morts 2/13 Punt Returns
David Neal 3/11 none
Steve Koehly 3/8 Kick Offs
Ben Willard 2/4 David Miller 3/126
Passing Kick Off Returns
David Neal 4/8-58 Sam Metz 3/58
Receiving -
Steve Koehly 1/33 -
Ben Willard 2/18 -
Steve Gastineau 1/7 -
   

Fri Nov. 12 #at St Joseph Benton Lost  13 - 34
Chillicothe 0 13 0 0
St Joseph Benton 7 13 7 7
1st Ben Scott McCamy 7 yard run Kick 0 - 7
2nd Chi Mark Putnam 6 yard run K Fail 6 - 7
2nd Chi David Neal 1 yard run Kick 13 - 7
2nd Ben Scott McCamy 85 yard kick off return Kick 13 - 14
2nd Ben Jay Randall 93 yard run K Fail 13 - 20
3rd Ben Jay Randall 7 yard run Kick 13 - 27
4th Ben Ron Walhert 1 yard run Kick 13 - 34
  CHS Ben

1st Downs

11 18

Rushing

117 350

Passing

3/11-51 5/11-78

Int

1 1

Fumbles

1 0

Penalties

0 3/35

Interception - Steve Koehly
 

Rushing Punting
Mark Putnam 14/62 Chip Vanlandingham 4/148
Scott Morts 4/20 Punt Returns
Steve Koehly 4/19 Steve Koehly 1/8
David Neal 5/10 Kick Offs
Ben Willard 4/6 David Miller 3/144
Passing Kick Off Returns
David Neal 3/11-51 Sam Metz 3/75
Receiving Ben Willard 3/60
Steve Koehly 1/28 -
Steve Gastineau 1/19 -
Ben Willard 1/4 -
   

NCMC / /
Marshall 4 - 0 - 1 7 - 1 - 1
Chillicothe 4 - 1 8 - 2
Moberly 3 - 1 - 1 5 - 3 - 1
Trenton 2 - 3 5 - 4
Brookfield 1 - 4 2 - 7
Kirksville 0 - 5 3 - 6
- - -
MEC - -
Benton 5 - 0 5 - 4
Chillicothe 4 - 1 8 - 2
Savannah 2 - 2 - 1 2 - 7 - 1
LeBlond 2 - 3 2 - 8
Maryville 1 - 4 2 - 7
Lafayette 0 - 4 - 1 1 - 7 - 1
NCMC All Conference
1st Team
RB - Mark Putnam
LB - Mark Putnam
Honorable Mention
OE - Steve Gastineau
OT - Gehrig Coleman
OG - Jim Graham
DT - James Carr
NG - John Parks
LB - Sam Metz
DB - Scott Morts
MEC All Conference
1st Team
RB - Mark Putnam
LB - Mark Putnam
OT - James Carr
DT - James Carr
OG - Jim Graham
Honorable Mention
OT - Gehrig Coleman
NG - John Parks
CB - Sam Metz
DB - Steve Koehly
DB - Scott Morts
OE - Steve Gastineau
All District
RB - Mark Putnam
DT - James Carr
NG - John parks
All State
Honorable Mention
RB - Mark Putnam


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