Lady Hornets Win Maryville Meet
The Chillicothe Lady Hornets won the team title of the Maryville Cross Country Meet while the Boys finished in sixth place.
First year Coach Michael Creekmore said the head index was 97, and it was a very hot race. He stated he thought his kids showed a tremendous amount of mental toughness.
For the Lady Hornets Chillicothe won the title with 29 points with Maryville three points behind them.
For Chillicothe Kadence Shipers finished 7th in the field which included runners from incomplete teams. Klairissa Nivens was right behind her in 8th place, Aliya Briner was in 10th, Juliann Gabrielson was in 11th, Emma Burk was 21st, Callaway Chapman was 25th and Kathryn George was 26th.
An East Buchanan runner won the individual title.
On the boys, side Maryville was first with a perfect score of 15, with all five runners finishing in the top five.
Chillicothe was 6th, led by Hayden Simmer in 14th, Stephen Parkes in 30th, Brady Bernskoetter 32nd, Logan Gregory 37th, Gavin Funk in 42nd and Nathan Toole in 44th.