CHS Coach Jackson To Retire

CHS Track, Girls Soccer and Baseball on the Horizon After Rainy Week

A multi sport head coach at Chillicothe High School will retire at the end of the school year. The Chillicothe School Board recently accepted the retirement of Karen Jackson. Coach Jackson has served as Girls Track Coach since 2012, served as Volleyball Coach from 2006 through 2019, as Girls Basketball Coach from 2002-03 through 2009-10 seasons and served as Girls […]

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Coach Cool Inducted Into Hall Of Fame

Chillicothe Boys Basketball Coach Tim Cool has officially been inducted into the Missouri Basketball Hall of Fame. Cool was notified of the honor during last year’s basketball season. He was officially inducted in a ceremony this past weekend. Coach Cool says he was humbled by the honor and the event. Cool said his wife surprised him with the attendance of […]

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New Skipper For Mudcats Baseball

Benton Baseball Too Much for Hornets to Handle on Thursday

After a season cancelled due to last year’s COVID pandemic, the Chillicothe Mudcats Baseball season begins Wednesday at Shaffer Park. New to the Mudcats is Head Coach Tyler Hudlow, who says he is familiar with Chillicothe and the Mudcats tradition. Hudlow replaces former Coach Caleb Bounds who accepted a new collegiate coaching position that requires him to be there year […]

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New Mudcats Skipper

The Chillicothe Mudcats organization is moving forward and planning on returning to the baseball diamond this summer. When the season begins, the Mudcats will have a new skipper. Former Coach Caleb Bounds has accepted a full-time job at Rock Valley College and will be required to be there year-round, according to Mudcats General Manager Doug Doughty. Taking over the coaching […]

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New Chillicothe Cross Country Coach

The Chillicothe Cross Country team has a new coach this season in Jennifer Dickson. She takes over for Michael Creekmore, who took an administrative position with the Chillicothe school district. Dickson is excited about heading up the Chillicothe Cross Country program. She says she has always loved running. Last year, Dickson was the 8th grade volleyball coach, and 9th grade […]

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Two More Coaching Changes

Two more Chillicothe High School Coaching resignations have been made public by a school district spokesperson. At the recent Board of Education meeting, the board accepted the resignation of Mike Jones as Head Girls Softball Coach, and of Chad Smith as Assistant Football Coach. Both are expected to continue their teaching positions and their other coaching positions.

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Coaching Changes at CHS Next Year

Three Chillicothe High School Sports teams will have new head Coaches for next school year. All three coaches are already employees of the Chillicothe School District. Jennifer Dixon will be the new Cross Country Head Coach for the Boys and Girls teams. She served as the Girls Freshman Basketball Coach this past year. Dixon replaces Michael Creekmore, who will be […]

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Football Legend Bob Fairchild Dies

Former Chillicothe High School Football Coach Bob Fairchild passed away Saturday at the age of 87. Fairchild was a 1950 graduate of Chillicothe High School, and was Head Football Coach for the Hornets from 1963 through 1987, wining 287 games for Chillicothe. His final record for all his football coaching stops are 307 wins, 79 losses and 5 ties. At […]

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Marsh To Lead CHS Girls Golf Team

The Chillicothe Girls Golf Team has a new coach this year. Former coach Bob Long has taken over the Girls Tennis program and Tim Marsh becomes the new Girls Golf coach. Marsh says while he has coaching experience in two sports, Girls Golf is his first head coaching position. Marsh says he loves the sport of Golf. Coach Marsh will […]

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