The Lawson Cardinals scored the first points of the basketball game but it was all Chillicothe after that in a 65-32 Hornets win in the Cameron Tournament.
Chillicothe coach Tim Cool said his team’s 33-13 halftime lead was due to great defense by his Hornet players
For the second straight game, Chillicothe had four players in double figures. Westley Brandsgaard led the team with 23 points, C J Pfaff with 14, Hayden Simmer and Griff Bonderer both with 11 points, Bradley Riley with 6 and playing time for Mason Baxter, Cayden Potter, Joseph Tullos and Wyatt Brandsgaard.
Chillicothe will play Maryville for the championship Saturday afternoon. Maryville beat Smithville 74-67 to advance to the title game.