Chillicothe Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Chillicothe, OH

  • Sunday | via WCHO-FM Washington Court House 

    SCOL Goes Shutout In Sectional Play Saturday

    The Unioto Shermans held the Blue Lions scoreless for over 4 minutes in the 3rd quarter and a total of four points in the period to open up a 28-23 lead then used the charity line to pull away to win their 2nd sectional title in the last three years. The Blue Lions struggled early against the aggressive defense play of Unioto but stayed in the contest going 5 of 13 from the field to force a 10-10 tie after the 1st quarter.


  • Saturday | via WBEX-AM Chillicothe 

    Unioto Claims D2 Sectional Crown- Huntsmen Tourney R...

    UNIOTO 50, WASHINGTON CH 34 Unioto ran their record to and punched their ticket to the Convo at Ohio University, with a 50-34 Division 2 Sectional Championship over Washington CH Saturday night at Southeastern High School. The Blue Lions slow-down, churning offense kept Unioto out of their running game for the first three quarters, before the Shermans pulled away late.


  • Thursday Feb 26 | via Tri-County News 

    Blue Devils ousted by Unioto, 63-44

    Gallia Academy senior Mike Putney dribbles past Unioto defender Kyle Overly during the first half of Wednesday night's D-2 sectional semfinal contest at Southeastern High School in Londonderry, Ohio. LONDONDERRY, Ohio - Rarely does a season-ending loss come with a smile.


  • Thursday Feb 26 | via WBEX-AM Chillicothe 

    Unioto & Chillicothe District Title Date Set

    Bordering school districts Chillicothe and Unioto will go head-to-head for the Division 2 girls district basketball championship March 4th, after both teams won semifinal games Thursday at Southeastern High School. CHILLICOTHE 48, WARREN 35 The Lady Cavs led most of the game, building a double-digit lead early that they held for most of the contest.


  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via WBEX-AM Chillicothe 

    Huntington & Unioto Head to Sectional Finals

    Two SVC boys basketball teams gain victories Wednesday to advance to their respective sectional championship games Saturday night. Huntington shocked Zane Trace 70-62 and Unioto stays unbeaten with a 63-44 decision over Gallia Academy.


  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via Tri-County News 

    Blue Devils top Jackson, 55-45

    Gallia Academy junior Devin Henry, right, dribbles past Jackson defender Casey Walker during the first half of a D-2 boys basketball sectional contest at Southeastern High School in Londonderry, Ohio. The Gallia Academy boys basketball team picked up the program's first postseason win in six years while also claiming the rubber match over rival Jackson Monday night during a 55-45 decision in a Division II sectional quarterfinal contest at Larry Jordan Gymnasium on the campus of Southeastern High School.


  • Tuesday Feb 24 | via WBEX-AM Chillicothe 

    All SVC Boys Basketball Team

    Unbeaten Unioto landed four players on the top three squads of the All SVC Boys Basketball Team, voted upon by conference coaches. Shermans senior Nick Corcoran repeats as Player of the Year, although he will share the honor with Zane Trace junior Pierce Mowery.


  • Tuesday Feb 24 | via WBEX-AM Chillicothe 

    Redstreaks & Panthers Advance to Sectional Final

    PIKETON 55, NORTHWEST 48 The Piketon Redstreaks avoided a fourth quarter collapse to beat Northwest 55-48 in the Division 3 Boys Sectional Semis at Waverly Downtown Gym Tuesday night. Piketon held a 27-19 halftime lead and increased that to 47-34 after three quarters, only to see the Mohawks furious come-back to cut the margin to 51-48 with just under two minutes to play.


  • Thursday Feb 19 | via WCHO-FM Washington Court House 

    DII Sectional At Zane Trace

    It wasn't a good night for the two Fayette County girls basketball teams as scoring drought put them in a hole that they couldn't overcome. The Lady Shermans held the Lady Lions to two points in the second period allowing them to open up a 25-9 halftime lead.


  • Tuesday Feb 17 | via WBEX-AM Chillicothe 

    Shermans Near Perfect

    Nick Corcoran scored 22 points in leading the unbeaten Unioto Shermans to a blow-out 79-39 win at Zane Trace Tuesday night. Nick Overly and Erique Hosley each added 11 points in the win.


  • Tuesday Feb 17 | via 

    Boys state basketball poll: Bulldogs in top five; Ra...

    Both Defiance and Wayne Trace moved up one spot in the most recent Associated Press boys state basketball poll while another local squad made its first appearance of the year.


  • Sunday Feb 15 | via WCHO-FM Washington Court House 

    Boys Tournament Seeds Announced

    District Athletic Boards around Ohio have announced brackets for the boys basketball tournaments. In the Southeast District Division 2, Unioto and Warren are top seeds, with second seeds being awarded to Athens and Minford.


Chillicothe High Schools

Chillicothe High School (381 Yoctangee Parkway)
Huntington High School (188 Huntsman Road)
Southeastern High School (2003 Lancaster Road)
Unioto High School (14193 Pleasant Valley Road)
Unioto Junior High School (160 Moundsville Road)