4/24/2014 Lady Hornets
at Excelsior Springs 2, Chillicothe 0
(Story By Coach Lance Harvey)
The Chillicothe Lady Hornets Soccer team fell
to Excelsior Springs 2-0 at Excelsior Springs. Playing into the wind
the first half, Chillicothe had a difficult time putting together
any offense. Playing without defensive starters
Jozie Reeter and Hallee Jones, the defense of Sam Baldwin, Lilly
Stover, Brooke Nelson and Baily Fox played admirably only allowing a
The second goal was scored on a penalty kick awarded
for a handball in the penalty area. The second half the Hornets
played Excelsior scoreless and the offense generated several scoring
chances but were unable to capitalize with a goal.
Goalkeeper Jaylene Sturguess had an outstanding game
and was credited with 14 saves on the night including one
spectacular diving save which thwarted an almost guaranteed goal.