The Chillicothe Hornet soccer season came to an end with close and
hard fought 2-1 double overtime loss at home to St Pius X in the
first round of the State Soccer tournament.
In a battle of two strong defensive teams, the Hornets
scored first with just under 22 minutes left in the game off a Gavin
Seeley goal off a Bryce Hague assist.
After multiple tries, St Pius found the net with just
5:41 left in the match to tie it at 1-1, which stood for the rest of
After a scoreless first overtime, Pius hit the game
winning goal off a penalty kick in front of the Hornets net with
5:35 left in the second overtime.
Pius improves to 14-9-2 and will face KC Lincoln
College Prep on the 28th while Chillicothe ends at 12-9-1.