Hornets Basketball Downs Maryville
Chillicothe’s basketball tandem of Westley Brandsgaard and C J Pfaff were on fire to help the Hornets to a 67-54 conference home win over Maryville.
The two seniors combined for 53 of the team’s 67 points.
Coach Tim Cool says they weren’t the only players that made key contributions.
After a sluggish start to the game by both teams, the Hornets pulled away in the late first and early second quarter to lead the rest of the game. The win was the first over Maryville since January 12 2016, snapping a 7 game losing skid to Maryville.
Westley Brandsgaard fired in 28 points and CJ Pfaff was good for 25, hitting 10 of 11 shots from the floor.
Bradley Riley had six points, Griff Bonderer with four Hayden Simmer and Mason Baxter each with two points and playing time for Wyatt Brandsgaard.
In the Junior Varsity game Maryville JV had a hot fourth quarter to come from behind and win 45-38. Chillicothe JV was led by Wyatt Brandsgaard with 19, Griff Bonderer with 7, Kyle Young and Cayden Potter each with three and Landon Winder with two points.