The Chillicothe Lady Hornets soccer team opened their season
with a home win over Kirksville 1 to 0 on a cold and windy
evening at Jerry Litton Memorial Stadium.
In spite of the close score, Chillicothe was in
command offensively much of the game, according to Lady
Hornets Head Coach Shannon Grable
After having several missed opportunities in the
scoreless first half, Chillicothe found the net in the 50th
minute when Sarah Graves connected on a 20 yard strike from
top of the box, past the Kirksville goalkeeper and into the
The Chillicothe defenders and Goalkeeper Kennedie Kieffer
picked up the shut out, holding Kirksville to just two shots
on goal in the game.
Chillicothe will head on the road on Thursday
when they play at Moberly at 5:00pm