Lady Hornets Basketball Balanced Attack Beats ‘Hounds
The Chillicothe Lady Hornets used a balanced offensive attack to beat Maryville 42-31 in an MEC road game.
Chillicothe opened the game on a 6-0 run but Maryville battled back to lead 14-11 at halftime.
The Lady Hornets opened the third on a 7-0 run and never trailed again in the varsity only contest. Chillicothe used all their weapons in the contest including the inside game of Kennedie Kieffer, the outside game of Hunter Keithley and Jordan Hibner and a secret weapon in Catey Trout.
Keithley led the team with 11 points including three treys. Catey Trout had ten points scattered through the four quarters and Kennedie Kieffer finished with nine points in the game.
Maggie Pfaff scored five, Jordan Hibner with three, Laney Gaston and Brooke Horton with two each. Six others saw playing time for Chillicothe.
Maryville had just three players scored. The team struggled shooting, hitting 12 of 41 from the floor including 3 of 22 from behind the three point arc, unofficially.