|Maur Hill, Kansas 7, Chillicothe 2
A strong second half and mother nature were too much for the Hornets
Soccer team, falling to Maur Hill, KS 7-2 in the season opening game
in Chillicothe. Maur Hill's Young Park scored the first of his three
goals just five minutes into the game, followed by two of Theo
Curry's four goals in the 27th and 32nd minute to give Maur Hill a
Chillicothe answered in the 36th minute with a goal
from Jacob Rockhold off an assist by Brady Sensenich. The two teamed
up again two minutes later to close the gap to 3-2 at halftime. The
rain shortened second half was controlled by Maur Hill who had four
more goals before the game was halted due to storms.
"The Hornets did have some great play by backs Brady
Sensenich, who had the two Hornets assists, Chris Kleinschmidt and
Clayton Allen coming off the bench" stated Coach Bill Allison.
"Midfielders Connor Ruoff, Laine Saunders and Clark Allen saw their
first game action with Ruoff and Saunders getting their first
start." Allison also pointed to Levi Barton on defense and good
contributions off the bench by Austin Ireland.
Chillicothe out shot Maur Hill 10-8 in the game.
Chillicothe 6 , Cameron 1
The Chillicothe Hornets dominated the Cameron Dragons from start to
finish to pick up their first win of the season 6-1. Chillicothe had
30 shots on goal to just four by Cameron. Coach Bill Allison stated
"With constant pressure on the Dragon's defense, one could only tell
it would be a matter of time before the Hornets wrinkled the net."
Chillicothe scored in the 17th minute by Colton
Whiteside assisted by Jacob Rockhold, the 22nd minute by Jarek
Schmidt unassisted, the 27th minute by Jacob Rockhold assisted by
Colton Whiteside; the 30th minute by Levi Barton assisted by Colton
Allen, the 35th minute by Jacob Rockhold unassisted PK and the 56th
minute by Laine Saunders assisted by Jacob Rockhold. Cameron's score
came in the 74th minute by Jacob Boswell un-assisted.
"Players who definitely need to be recognized are
Colton Allen in the midfield and Clayton Allen on the back line as
he played one of the best games to date" stated Coach Allison. He
also pointed to the play of Rockhold, Whiteside, Saunders and
Mahonri Reyes in the 2nd half. Chillicothe is now 1-1 overall and
1-0 in MEC play.
Chillicothe 5, St Joseph Benton 1
Jacob Rockhold had four goals and an assist to help Chillicothe beat
St Joseph Benton 5-1. It took Rockhold just two minutes to find the
goal off an assist by Connor Ruoff. Eight minutes later Rockhold
scored off a Clayton Allen assist. Benton answered with an Alejandro
Castillo goal in the 14th minute but that is as close as Benton
would come. Rockhold also had goals in the 31st minute off an assist
by Laine Saunders and the 65th Minute off an Levi Barton assist.
Colton Whiteside rounded out the scoring in the 74th minute off a
Rockhold assist. Hornets Goalkeeper Caleb Buckmaster had 12 saves.
Chillicothe is now 2-1 on the season
Hannibal 6, Chillicothe 3
Hannibal jumped out to an early lead and hung on to beat Chillicothe
6-3 at Chillicothe. The Pirates scored in the 6th and 12th minute.
Chillicothe responded with a Connor Ruoff goal in the 18th minute
with an assist by Jacob Rockhold, but Hannibal answered with goals
in the 20th and 22nd minute to lead 4-1. Chillicothe's other goals
came in the 42nd minute by Jacob Rockhold with an assist from Levi
Barton, and in the 78th minute by Rockhold with assist by Jarek
Schmidt. Hornets Goalkeeper Caleb Buckmaster had 9 saves.
Chillicothe is now 2-2 on the season
Maryville over Chillicothe (no details available)
Chillicothe 5, St Joseph LeBlond 4
Chillicothe scored twice late in the game to come from behind and
beat St Joseph LeBlond 5-4 in St Joseph. LeBlond jumped out to a
quick 2-0 lead in the first ten minutes but Chillicothe answered
with goals in the 15th minute by Jacob Rockhold assisted by Connor
Ruoff and Levi Barton, and in the 17th minute by Colton Whiteside
assisted by Rockhold. Chillicothe took a 3-2 lead in the 29th minute
with an unassisted goal by Rockhold, but LeBlond responded with two
goals to lead 4-3 at the half.
"At halftime, Coach Harvey and myself stressed to this
team that we will not give up and to battle for each and every ball"
said Coach Bill Allison. "We stressed that if we play as a team, we
would be able to come out on top at the end." Chillicothe responded
with goals in the 61st minute by Connor Ruoff and the 71st minute by
Colton Whiteside to pick up the 5-4 win. Caleb Buckmaster had 4
saves for the Hornets. Chillicothe is now 3-3 on the season.
Chillicothe 2, St Joseph Lafayette 1
Chillicothe picked up their fourth win of the season, beating St
Joseph Lafayette 2-1. "We came into the game a little sluggish and
heavy legged from the hard fought game against LeBlond the night
before." commented Coach Bill Allison. "The scoring was decided on
three major mistakes between the two teams."
Lafayette scored first in the 7th minute when the
Chillicothe goalkeeper misjudged a shot which bounced over his head
and into the net. Chillicothe responded on a Colton Whiteside goal
in the 24th minute and on a Jacob Rockhold penalty kick in the 61st
minute. Rockhold sank another shot just as the final whistle blew,
and was ruled too late. Chillicothe is now 4-3 on the season.
Chillicothe 2, Kirksville 1
Chillicothe scored their 3rd win of the week on a late goal, beating
Kirksville 2-1. Jacob Rockhold scored first on a great lead by Brady
Sensenich early in the match. Kirksville answered later in the 1st
half on a penalty kick. Chillicothe took the lead late in the game
on a goal by Colton Whiteside.
Lafayette 1, Chillicothe 0 PK
It took Lafayette sudden death penalty kicks to
squeeze by a defensive minded Chillicothe team and win 1-0.
Chillicothe used freshman goalkeeper Clark Allen for the entire
game, after starter Caleb Buckmaster was sidelined with a
non-soccer injury. Allen responded keeping the goal clean for
the 80 regulation period plus the 20 minute overtime period.
On Penalty Kicks following overtime, Chillicothe had goals by
Jacob Rockhold and Colton Whiteside but misses by Brady
Sensenich, Jarek Schmidt and Connor Ruoff. When it was
Lafayette's turn, Allen stopped the shot of Geovanny Parra but
three other Lafayette players made their shots, giving them the
win. In all, Allen in his first start made five saves in
regulation and stopped one penalty kick. Chillicothe is now 5-4
on the season
Chillicothe lost to Fulton 7-1 at Fulton on Saturday Morning.
Chillicothe's goal came from Jacob Rockhold while Fulton had 6
players find the net. No other details were made available.
Chillicothe 4, Maur Hill KS 0
Chillicothe picked up their first shut-out victory of the year,
beating Maur Hill, Kansas 4-0. Jacob Rockhold put the Hornets on top
early with a goal in the 9th minute with an assist by Connor Ruoff,
then again two minutes later unassisted. Rockhold scored his third
goal in the 54th minute assisted by Colton Whiteside and the Hornets
closed out the scoring four minutes later on a Colton Whiteside free
kick. Caleb Buckmaster made four saves on goal for the Hornets.
Chillicothe coach Bill Allison praised
Hornet defenders Mahonri Reyes, Brady Sensenich, Clayton Allen and
Chris Kleinschmidt. Chillicothe now stands at 6-5 on the season.
Smithville 10, Chillicothe 0
Chillicothe ran into a buzz saw called Smithville, falling to last
season's state runner up team 10-0. Smithville's Charlie Tietjans
scored in the 1st minute of the game and Smithville never looked
back, building a 4-0 lead in the first 11 minutes. The game was
halted on the 10-goal rule in the 56th minute. Smithville kept the
Hornets under fire, scoring 10 goals and missing another 12 thanks
to saves by Goalkeeper Caleb Buckmaster. Eight different Smithville
players scored in the match. The Warriors improved to 18-1 on the
season while Chillicothe fell to 6-6.
Marshall 10, Chillicothe 0
Chillicothe was shut out for the second straight game, falling to
Marshall 10-0 to fall to 6-7 on the year. Marshall was led by Chris
McCoy with four goals and Jon Najera with three goals.
Chillicothe 6, Benton 2
Jacob Rockhold and Levi Barton had two goals and one assist each to
help Chillicothe down Benton 6-2 in a Midland Empire Conference
match. Benton scored in the 7th minute to take a 1-0 lead but
Chillicothe responded one minute later when Clark Allen picked up
his first career goal off a cross feed from Jacob Rockhold to tie
Chillicothe turned up the heat a few minutes
later when Rockhold had an unassisted goal in the 13th minute, then
Levi Barton had back to back unassisted goals in the 13th and 14th
minutes to build a 4-1 lead early in the match. Benton closed the
gap in the 26th minute but that would be their last goal of the
meet. Chillicothe picked up goals from Brady Sensenich in the 36th
minute for his first goal of the season, and Rockhold with an assist
by Barton in the 51st minute. Chillicothe Goalkeeper Caleb
Buckmaster had 13 saves while the Benton goalkeeper had 10.
Chillicothe is now 4-1 on the MEC Season.
Maryville 3, Chillicothe 2
Maryville's Jon Rogers accounted for all three goals to help the
Spoofhounds beat Chillicothe 3-2 in MEC Soccer. Chillicothe scored
in the 3rd minute on a Jacob Rockhold goal with an assist by Colton
Allen. Maryville answered in the 21st minute but Rockhold scored
again in the 33rd minute to take a 2-1 lead.
Rogers wasn't done, scoring in the 56th and 78th
minutes for the 3-2 win. Hornets coach Bill Allison said the game
ended in controversy. "A controversial call occurred in the penalty
area where Jacob Rockhold was knocked to the ground by a hard
charging Rogers. The coaching staff, players and fans all expected a
penalty kick chance for the Hornets, but the referee signaled the
call against Rockhold, instead." The Hornets had another chance to
even it up but the shot just missed over the crossbar. Moments
later, the final whistle blew. Chillicothe is now 7-8 on the season
and 4-2 in MEC play.
Savannah 2, Chillicothe 1 (Overtime)
Savannah scored in the 2nd 10-minute overtime to edge Chillicothe
2-1 in the final game of the regular season. Savannah scored first
in the 16th minute by Cameron Volgamott for a 1-0 lead. That score
stood until the 70th minute when Jacob Rockhold found the net to tie
the score. Savannah's Quaid Curtin found the net in the 92nd minute
for the win. Chillicothe goalkeeper Caleb Buckmaster had 6 saves in
the game. Chillicothe ends the Conference season with a 4-3
Chillicothe 3 (Districts)
Five goals in 14 minutes was too much for Chillicothe to overcome as
the Hornets fell to Marshall 10-3 in district competition.
Chillicothe held their own for the first 22 minutes until the
floodgates opened with Marshall scoring in the 22nd, 26th, 32nd,
33rd and 36th minutes. Chillicothe's first score was in the 41st
minute by Jacob Rockhold with an assist by Laine Saunders. Marshall
answered with three more goals in the next 7 minutes to put the game
out of reach. Chillicothe's other goals came in the 45th minute from
Colton Whiteside with an assist by Colton Allen, and in the 59th
minute on an "own goal" score.
Post Season Awards
The Chillicothe Boys Soccer team was honored at their annual
post-season banquet. The Boys Soccer team finished 7-10 on the year
and 4-3 in conference including several close losses. The team
scored 45 goals and had 28 assists.
The Coaches award
went to Clark Allen and Mahonri Reyes
The Golden Boot
award went to Jacob Rockhold with 26 goals
The 110% award went
to Caleb Buckmaster
award went to Brady Sensenich
The Most Improved
award went to Chris Kleinschmidt
The Love of the
Game award went to Jacob Rockhold and Levi Barton
The Most Assists
award went to Jacob Rockhold with 8
The Hustle Awards
went to Brady Sensenich, Laine Saunders, Colton Allen and Mahonri
Named to the All
Conference Boys Soccer team:
Forward: Jacob Rockhold
Whiteside, Defenders: Brady Sensenich and Mahonri Reyes
Named to the All
team: Caleb Buckmaster