Lady Hornets Basketball Beats Smithville
The Chillicothe Lady Hornets used a strong defense and just enough offense to beat Smithville 37-34. The game was played at NCMC’s Holiday Hoops showcase in Trenton.
Smithville led 17-15 after the first quarter before the two teams stepped up their defense. Chillicothe led by 1 point at halftime and after three quarters.
Chillicothe was paced by Kennedie Kieffer with 12 points, Hunter Keithley with 9, Jordan Hibner with 6, Maggie Pfaff with 4, Magy Thomas with 3, Catey Trout with 2, Essie Hicks with 1 and playing time for Laney Gaston and Lucy Reeter.
With the win, the Lady Hornets improve to 8-2 on the season.