Lady Hornets Soccer
3/21/2016 Chillicothe 2, at Kirksville 1

    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 Kennedie Kieffer.