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The Chariton girls cross country team were the champions of the Wayne Invitational held this past Thursday, Sept. 3 in Corydon. Members at the meet are: Front Row - Cheyenne Andrews, Vanessa Pyatak, Alyssa Rippel, Milanna Primakov, Nadiia Miroshnik and Abby Koptyko. Back Row - Lydia Chapman …

The Chariton Varsity volleyball team faced a tough Knoxville team at the Charger Dome in their conference opener Sept. 1. Chariton competed well in the match before falling 3-0. The scores of the match were 14-25, 12-25 and 13-25.

The Chariton Varsity baseball team lost to Woodward-Granger, 13-0, in five innings in their regular season finale at Woodward-Granger July 10. The Chargers weren’t able to hit off of Woodward-Granger’s pitching as their three pitchers combined to toss a no-hit shutout.

A quick start and strong hitting throughout by a good Winterset team was too much to overcome in the Chariton Varsity baseball team’s 17-2 loss at Winterset in four innings July 8.

The Chariton Varsity softball team faced a tough test when it faced Class 4A’s #4 ranked team, ADM Adel, at Savage Field in Chariton this past Friday night. The Lady Chargers got off to a good start early but eventually lost 13-0 to the Tigers in five innings. It was Senior Night for Charito…

The 2010 Chariton Varsity Softball team that placed third overall in Class 3A at the State Tournament that year was honored in between games against Interstate 35 at Savage Field in Chariton Tuesday night, July 7.

A big game offensively and a big seventh inning helped lift the Chariton Varsity baseball team to a 10- come from behind9 win over Davis County at Bloomfield this past Thursday night.

Editor’s Note: This is a continuation of a series of articles the newspaper is doing about Chariton High School spring sport athletes who are seniors who are unable to participate in spring athletics during their final year due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Following Friday’s recommendations to keep Iowa schools closed for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year due to the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), all spring activities of the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union and the Iowa High School Athletic Association are canceled.