Lady Hornets down Hickman by 16
The Chillicothe Lady Hornets basketball team nailed a trey in the opening minute and went on to a 57-41 win over Hickman of Columbia on Saturday Afternoon.
The Lady Hornets led by double figures most of the second quarter and all of the second half, including an 18 points lead in the second half.
Lady Hornets Coach Darren Smith was pleased with the win over a school twice the size of Chillicothe.
Chillicothe was led by Hunter Keithley with 20 points, Jessica Reeter with eight, Brooke Horton with six, Jordan Hibner and Lucy Reeter each with five, Essie Hicks and Ellie Barnett each with four, Clara Leamer and Haley Kidd each with two and Ella Leamer with one.
Picking up playing time were Selby Miller, Sophia Luetticke and Josey Reeter.
The Chillicothe Junior Varsity won 40 to 30. The JV Lady Hornets were led by Cali Burkhardt with nine, Sophia Luetticke with eight, Clara Leamer with seven, Kaylee Munson and Quincey Jessen each with five, Elli Barnet with four and Bre Pithan with 2.