Rain Postpones Lady Cavs-Athens to Thursday
Wednesday 05-12-2010 12:41pm ET
The heavy rainfall Wednesday morning has forced the postponement of Chillicothe's Sectional Semi-Final at Athens High School to Thursday (5pm).
Lady Cavs face Athens; Get New Home
Tuesday 05-11-2010 1:16pm ET
While the Lady Cavs tangle with #1 seed Athens Wednesday, the team is also preparing for a big day this Friday.
Officials will break ground at 5pm Friday for the Lady Cavs’ new Softball Diamond on the Mt. Logan Elementary complex located at 841 East Main Street.
The ceremony is open to the public.
Former softball players are invited to join the current members of the Lady Cavs team in marking this historic event.
The Chillicothe girls have previously played at Diamond 1 in Yoctangee Park, but were moved to the Annex in the early 1990s. Last winter, the Chillicothe school board paved the way for a permanent site at the Mt. Logan complex for the team's new home.
The ceremony will be followed by a cookout and reception.
Lady Cavs Claim Circleville Invite Title, Boys Earn 4th
Sunday 05-09-2010 4:55am ET
The Lady Cavs ruled the day at the Circleville Track and Field Invitational Friday.
Chillicothe's Girls tallied 159.5 points and freshman Megan Osborne grabbed meet medalist honors by winning the 100, 200, 400 Meter Dashes while anchoring the 4x400 Meter relay team.
As a team, Chillicothe placed in every event and won seven of them.
The Boys finished 4th as a team and earned wins in five events.
For complete Circleville Invitational results, click here
Chillicothe runs in the SEOAL Championships Saturday (5/15) at Marietta.
Softball Continues, Baseball Closes Season
Sunday 05-09-2010 4:07am ET
The Chillicothe (8-16) softball team avenged its loss last weekend at Vinton County with a 9-0 Quarter-final victory over teh Lady Vikings in the Division II Southeast District. The win sets up a battle with Athens this Wednesday (5/12) at Athens.
Jackson beat Chillicothe (2-20) 17-8 in the Division II Southeast District Quarter-final.
Softball Gains Win, Baseball & Tennis Drop Decisions
Sunday 05-09-2010 3:40am ET
The Cavs battled for 7th place in the SEOAL Day of Champions for baseball and softball Wednesday.
The Lady Cavs edged Portsmouth 3-2 and the baseball Cavaliers fell short, falling to Jackson 14-11. Chillicothe (2-19) will see the Ironmen again this Saturday afternoon in the Southeast District Division II Baseball Sectional Semi-final. The winner plays #1 seeded Warren.
The softball team's victory Wednesday improves their record to 7-16 after having gone winless the previous two seasons. The Lady Cavs will meet Vinton County in the Southeast District Division II Softball Sectional Quarter-final in the Yoctangee Park Annex Saturday afternoon.
The Chillicothe tennis team lost their match at Pickerington North 4-1. The Cavs' 1st Doubles team made up of 1st and 2nd Singles players John Lods and Gabe Seymour had a marathon 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (3) victory.
Chillicothe nearly had another win in 1st Singles. Tyler Allen went the distance falling 6-4, 6-7 (3) and 6-4.
The Cavs travel to Lancaster next week before opening post season play at Portsmouth.
Cavs Split with Panthers; SEOAL DOC Games Wednesday
Tuesday 05-04-2010 11:04pm ET
Chillicothe split with Southeastern on the diamonds Tuesday night.
The Lady Cavaliers nipped the Panthers 5-4 in softball while in baseball, Southeastern outscored Chillicothe 15-10.
Both teams will host the SEOAL Day of Champions matches Wednesday, vying for 7th place finishes.
Chillicothe is 2-0 against Portsmouth outscoring the Trojans 15-0 in softball. They'll play in the Yoctangee Park Annex at 5pm.
The Cavs (2-7) baseball team faces Jackson (1-7) for the first time this season. They'll play at Ron Hansel Field at 5pm.
The SEOAL championships for baseball and softball will be decided by Warren and Gallia Academy's teams.
Baseball and Softball Recieve Tournament Draws
Sunday 05-02-2010 11:44pm ET
The Cavs Baseball team will face Jackson this Saturday at 1pm in the opening game of the Southeast District Division II sectional tournament. The winner advances to play South Bracket's number 1 seeded Warren Warriors in the second round next Monday (May 10th) in Vincent, Ohio. See the DII Bracket
The Cavs Softball team will host Vinton County Saturday at 1pm for their opening round game. The winner travels to face number 1 seeded Athens a week from Wednesday (May 12th). Chillicothe dropped a 9-8 decision at Vinton County Saturday. See the DII Bracket
The Cavs Tennis team will play in the Division II sectional tournament in Portsmouth next week.
Good Weekend for Track and Field Teams
Sunday 05-02-2010 12:20am ET
The Chillicothe Boys and Girls teams finished 3rd Friday at the Africentric Nubian Invitational and the Girls finished 5th Saturday at the Gary Smith Invitational in Worthington.
Taking 1st places on Friday, Brianna Cahill in the 1600 and 3200 Meter Runs, Alyssa Oates in the Shot Put, Monique Lee in the Discus. For the Boys, Cameron Lowe in the Boys 800 Meter Run, the 4x400 Meter Relay Team of Tyler Semancik, Lowe, Patrick Byrd and Isaac Beverly and Lance Gilbert in the Discus.
Saturday, Megan Osborne set a new meet record in the Girls 100 Meter Dash with a 12:36, breaking the old record of 12.50 in 2004.
Africentric Nubian Invitational 4/30/2010
Girls - Team Rankings - 16 Events Scored
1) Eastmoor Academy 199
2) Central Crossing 164
3) Chillicothe 143
4) Col. East 62
5) Beechcroft 48
6) Africentric 46
7) Linden McKinley 44
8) Harvest Prep. 43
9) Briggs 18
Boys - Team Rankings - 16 Events Scored
1) Eastmoor Academy 153
2) Linden McKinley 123
3) Chillicothe 105
4) Central Crossing 85
5) Col. East 30
5) St. Charles 30
7) Beechcroft 26.50
8) Briggs 25
9) Africentric 18.50
10) Harvest Prep. 11
Individual Event Scorers:
Girls 200 Meter Dash - Kailey Longpre 7th
Girls 1600 Meter Run - Brianna Cahill 1st, Kassie Stewart 5th
Girls 3200 Meter Run - Brianna Cahill 1st, Kassie Stewart 6th
Girls 100 Meter Hurdles - Erin Bosely 5th, Paige Lanning 6th
Girls 300 Meter Hurdles - Katy Robinson 6th, Kindle Viney 7th
Girls 4x100 Meter Relay - 7th, Nicole Alberta, Rebecca Miller, Kailey Longpre and Erin Barnes
Girls 4x200 Meter Relay - 7th, Hannah Compon, Rebecca Miller, Ashlyn Howie and Kindle Viney
Girls 4x800 Meter Relay - 4th, Kassie Stewart, Georgia Bennett, Kayla McGraw and Ashlyn Howie
Girls Shot Put - Alyssa Oates 1st, Whitney Harewood 3rd
Girls Discus - Monique Lee 1st, Whitney Harewood 2nd
Girls High Jump - Hannah Compton 2nd, Kailey Longpre 4th
Boys 200 Meter Dash - Troy Netter 5th
Boys 400 Meter Dash - Isaac Beverly 2nd
Boys 800 Meter Run - Cameron Lowe 1st, Jacob Scharfetter 6th
Boys 1600 Meter Run - Jacob Scharfetter 5th, David Bettendorf 6th
Boys 3200 Meter Run - David Bettendorf 2nd, Airoch Parker 8th
Boys 110 Meter Hurdles - Dylan Osborne 3rd
Boys 300 Meter Hurdles - Dylan Osborne 7th
Boys 4x100 Meter Relay - 6th, Brandon Whittaker, Dylan Osborne, Troy Netter and Patrick Byrd
Boys 4x200 Meter Relay - 4th, Brandon Whittaker, Patrick Byrd, Tory Netter and Isaac Beverly
Boys 4x400 Meter Relay - 1st, Tyler Semancik, Cameron Lowe, Patrick Byrd and Isaac Beverly
Boys 4x800 Meter Relay - 3rd, Tyler Semancik, Paul Horning, Jacob Scharfetter and Cameron Lowe
Boys Long Jump - Dylan Osborne 2nd
Boys Shot Put - Rob DeFino 3rd
Boys Discus - Lance Gilbert 1st, Josh Garrett 2nd
Gary Smith Invitational - Worthington 5/1/2010
Girls - Team Rankings - 18 Events Scored
1) Watkins Memorial 114
2) Solon 109
3) Thomas Worthington 77.33
4) St. Joseph Academy 75
5) Chillicothe 55
6) Upper Arlington 52.50
7) Mansfield Senior 51
8) Northland 43
9) Dublin Scioto 40.83
10) Hill. Bradley 33
11) Dublin Coffman 30.33
12) Worth. Kilbourne 12
13) Whetstone 5
14) Beechcroft 4
Individuals Event Scorers:
Girls 100 Meter Dash - Megan Osborne 1st (New Meet Record) 12.36 seconds
Girls 4x800 Meter Relay - 6th
Girls 4x200 Meter Relay - 5th
Girls 1600 Meter Run - Hannah McCorkle 6th
Girls 4x100 Meter Relay - 6th
Girls 300 Meter Hurdles - Karlee Wetzel 5th
Girls 800 Meter Run - Alyssa Mathis 5th
Girls High Jump - Hannah McCorkle 2nd (tied), Elaine Wilson 8th (tied)
Girls Discus - Jessica Pentacost 5th
Girls Long Jump - Audra Metzler 2nd, Erin Barnes 3rd
Cavs Win SEOAL Boys Tennis Title
Saturday 04-24-2010 6:55pm ET
Chillicothe breezed their way through the competition in the SEOAL this season, easily taking the championship.
The Cavs didn't lose a court at any position in league play.
"Everyone played very well today." said first year coach Brad Seymour. "The kids did a tremendous job at playing hard and getting the job done."
The Cavs improved to 10-3 and will travel to Lancaster Monday.
Chillicothe finished league play with a dual meet with Marietta and Gallia Academy. Here are the results:
Chillicothe 5, Marietta 0:
John Lods (CHS) def. Alex Stern (MHS) 6-0, 6-0
Gabe Seymour (CHS) def. Cody Kriechbahn (MHS) 6-1, 6-3
Tyler Allen (CHS) def. Wes Gikson (MHS 6-0, 6-0
Grant Markley/ Justin Ball (CHS) def. Cody Marrow/ Zach Mallan (MHS) 6-7(2), 6-1, 6-0
Dallin Patino/ Luke Wagner (CHS) def. Edwin Stoll/ Will O'Connor (MHS) 6-1, 7-5
Chillicothe 5, Gallia Academy 0:
John Lods (CHS) def. Josh Jackson (GA) 6-2, 6-2
Gabe Seymour (CHS) def. Jordon Cornwell (GA) 6-2, 6-1
Tyler Allen (CHS) def. Kelly Craft (GA) 6-0, 6-1
Grant Markley/ Justin Ball (CHS) def. Mollie Blake/ Cody Billings (GA) 7-5, 6-3
Dallin Patino/ Luke Wagner (CHS) def. Bryce Amos/ Zeke Maher (GA) 6-3, 6-1