Pictured are the Chariton JV 2 Team award winners. From left: Allyson McClure-Most Improved (tie), Reagan Gall-Most Improved (tie) and Spirit Award, Grace Watkins-Most Valuable Player, and Tenley Williams-Hustle Award.
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Pictured are the CHS volleyball players named to Academic All-Conference. in front from left: Abby Tuttle, Lexi Smyser and Riley Mackey. Back from left: Brenna Shriver, Taylor Pennington, Clara Stuart, Trinity Rodgers, Mikayla McCurdy and Avery Hall.
Pictured are the Chariton Varsity Team award winners. From left: Abby Tuttle-Hustle Award (tie), Mikayla McCurdy-Most Improved, Avery Hall-Most Valuable Player and Spirit Award, and RIley Mackey-Hustle Award (tie).
Pictured are the Chariton JV 1 Team Award winners. From left: Emma Rector-Most Valuable Player, Brooklyn Collins-Spirit Award, Charlotte Entrekin-Most Improved and Layne Braby-Hustle Award.
The All-conference selections for the South Central Conference have been released for the 2019 volleyball season. Chariton had one player selected in sophomore middle hitter Avery Hall, who was named to All-SCC Honorable Mention.
Individual and team award photos in Thursday’s Herald-Patriot.
The Chariton 7th grade football team ended their season with a 44-22 loss at Centerville Oct. 17. The loss gave the 7th Chargers a final record of 1-3-1.
Editor’s Note: This is a volleyball match from earlier in the season that didn’t get in the paper.
The Chariton girls cross country team ran hard and competed well at the State cross country meet in Fort Dodge this past Saturday. It was the first appearance for a Chariton girls cross country team at State since 2000.
The Chariton Charger football team closed out the 2019 season with their third straight dominant performance with a 49-6 win over Clarke at Osceola this past Friday night. The win was the third straight for the Chargers, who ended the season at 5-4.
The Chariton boys cross country team’s season came to an end with a good showing at the State qualifying meet at Panorama this past Thursday afternoon.
The Chariton girls cross country team qualified for state as a team at the state qualifier meet at Panora this past Thursday night. The Lady Chargers qualified by placing third overall as a team with 95 points, just three-points behind second place Emmetsburg.
The Chariton Varsity volleyball team competed at the Winterset Tournament this past weekend. Although the Lady Chargers didn’t win a match, they were competitive in all three matches.
The Chariton 7th grade football team gave a strong all-around effort in a 34-24 win at Knoxville Oct. 3. Brock Oxenreider had an outstanding game rushing for 247 yards on 26 carries, three touchdowns and three two-point conversions.
A late interception helped seal a 21-14 victory for the Chariton JV football team in their final game of the season against Southwest Valley at Chariton Monday night.
The Chariton varsity volleyball team played outstanding in a 3-1 win at Twin Cedars Oct. 10. It was the second win of the season for the Lady Chargers.
The Chariton Charger football team totally dominated the line of scrimmage in a 41-13 shellacking of undefeated and #5 ranked Des Moines Christian on Senior Night in Chariton Friday night. Chariton senior tailback Dylan Cain set a new single-game school rushing record with 307 yards rushing …
The Chariton JV 1 volleyball team played a tough match against Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont in their season finale at Chariton Oct. 15.
The Chariton girls cross country team ran outstanding at the South Central Conference meet in Osceola Tuesday night. The Lady Chargers placed second overall in both the varsity and JV races and Milanna Primakov placed third overall in the varsity race to earn all-conference honors.
The Chariton Varsity girls volleyball team hosted Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont on Senior Night at the Charger Dome Tuesday night.
The Chariton boys cross country team did very well at the South Central Conference meet at East Lake in Osceola Tuesday night. The Charger boys placed fourth overall out of seven teams with 131 points.
A total blowout.
The Chariton girls cross country team had an outstanding night at the Centerville Invite Oct. 8.
The Chariton Varsity volleyball team fell to Clarke, 3-1, at Chariton Oct. 8.
The Chariton JV football team won a tough, hard fought battle in the trenches with a 7-6 win at Centerville Monday night. The win moved Chariton to 3-2 overall.
The Chariton JV 1 girls volleyball team beat Clarke, 2-0, at the Charger Dome Monday night. The scores of the match were 25-20 and 25-21.
Too many mistakes, killer turnovers and missed opportunities hurt the Chariton varsity football team in a 14-13 loss at Centerville Friday night.
The Chariton girls cross country team had an outstanding performance at the Knoxville Invitational Oct. 1. The Lady Chargers placed sixth overall in a tough field of teams with 188 points.
The Chariton boys cross country team competed at the Knoxville Invitational Oct. 1. The Charger boys placed 12th out of 15 teams with 373 points.
A slow start and early mistakes hurt the Chariton JV football team in a 21-0 loss to PCM at Chariton Monday night. The Chariton JV team is now 2-2 overall.
The Chariton girls cross country team had an excellent meet at the PCM Invitational this past Thursday night. Haddon Anderson, Milanna Primakov and Sailor Anderson each earned medals for the Lady Chargers, who placed fourth overall in a tough field with 121 points.
The Chariton volleyball team lost 25-11 in the first set against a solid Albia volleyball team, came back to fall in a close set 25-19, then fell 25-8 to the withering hitting and ace serving pressure of the Dees. The 3-0 loss dropped Chariton to 1-12 on the season.
The Chariton Charger football team had a promising start against PCM at homecoming Friday night but couldn’t quite hold on in a 38-14 loss to the Mustangs, who are the defending Class 2A state champions.
The Chariton boys cross country team competed at the PCM Invitational this past Thursday night. Chariton placed seventh overall out of 10 teams with 203 points.
The Chariton girls cross country team ran very well against a very tough field at the Creston Invitational Tuesday night. The Lady Chargers placed sixth overall as a team and behind four teams that have been ranked this season in Class 3A.
The Chariton boys cross-country team competed at the Oskaloosa Invitational on Sept. 17.
Behind strong effort by the team and their fans, the Chariton volleyball team played great in a 3-1 win over Saydel at the Charger Dome Monday night on Pack the Gym Night.
The Chariton Varsity football team suffered a disappointing 31-21 loss to Knoxville at Knoxville Friday night.
The Chariton Varsity volleyball team traveled to Centerville for a conference match Sept. 17.
The Chariton Varsity Volleyball team hosted the Chariton Tournament at CHS Sept. 14.
The Chariton JV football had their second straight blowout and shutout win with a 54-0 shellacking of Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont at Eddyville Monday night.
The Chariton girls cross-country team captured another team championship by winning the Fairfield Invitational Sept. 12. Chariton placed first overall out of nine teams with 55 points.
The Chariton boys cross country team competed at he Fairfield Invitational Sept. 12. The Charger boys fared well in a tough field placing sixth overall out of 11 teams with 168 points.
The Chariton JV volleyball team competed at the Chariton JV Invitational this past weekend and they placed fifth overall.
Chariton’s annual Homecoming Parade will begin at 2:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 27, following the Homecoming Assembly. The theme for this year’s Homecoming is “Chargers Take on the World.” The Chargers will be playing the Prairie City Monroe Mustangs.
The Chariton varsity football team got off to a great start and held on for a 41-19 win at Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Friday night. The Chargers dominated up front and had 408 yards of offense including 243 yards rushing and 165 yards passing in the win.
The Chariton boys cross-country team did very well placing second overall at the Central Decatur meet Sept. 10. Chariton placed second out of seven team with 76 points.
The Chariton freshman football team fell in their season opener to Creston, 30-20, at Chariton Aug. 30. The freshman Chargers played well in the first half and led 14-12 at halftime but couldn’t quite hang on in the second half.
The Chariton Varsity girls cross country team reigned supreme as the overall team champion at the Central Decatur meet Tuesday night. Chariton won the meet by over 40 points and they also had the overall individual champion as well in freshman Haddon Anderson, who placed first in 22:35.
The Chariton JV football team evened their record with a 48-0 demolition of Albia at Chariton Monday night.
After a 2018 playoff run based largely on Dylan Cain running behind a huge, experienced line, the sense for 2019 was stop Cain, stop Chariton. Opponents might want to rethink that.