by Ivan Foley
Chip Sherman, whose Platte County Pirate football teams won three consecutive state championships, will be inducted this year into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame.
The announcement of Sherman’s pending induction was made Wednesday by officials with the Missouri State Hall of Fame.
Sherman coached 20 seasons at Platte County High School, compiling a 191-37 record during that time. His consecutive Class 3 state championships came in 2000, 2001 and 2002. For more on story.