The Chillicothe Lady Hornets
Soccer team opened their 2016 campaign with a 2-1 win at
Kirksville. Chillicothe scored in the 7th minute when Karson
Keithley sent a left footed shot into the top of the net, off
a pass from Mykel Heese. Six minutes later Chillicothe scored
again when Harlie Jones sent a cross in front of the
Kirksville goal, which was colleted by Natalie Minnick and
sent into the back of the net for a 2-0 lead that held the
rest of the first half.
Kirksville scored in the second half but was unable to
muster any further scoring opportunities. Coach Lance Harvey
called the win a team effort with stand out plays from
Everyone who gave the team minutes, both starters and subs.
The Chillicothe Junior Varsity also picked up a 4-0 win
over the Kirksville JV. Chillicothe were led by two goals from
Hannah Haakenstad along with goals from Ruthie Vinson and