Chillicothe’s Boys Soccer team lost 3-2 at Knob Noster in their season opener Monday.
The Hornets scored first in the fourth minute off a Mason Baxter goal and a Chace Corbin assist. Knob Noster responsed with goals in the ninth and 17th minutes. Chillicothe tied the score in the 23rd minute, again off a Baxter Goal off a Corbin Assist.
The teams played better defense the rest of the half. Knob Noster hit the winning goal in the 62nd minute. Daniel Hedrick had one save off of four shots on goal while Chillicothe had eight shots on goal.
Chillicothe’s next match is Thursday at Kirksville.