The Marion County R-II softball team defeated Madison, 5-3, at home last Tuesday, behind strong pitching from Halle Keilholz, who struck out eight. 

The Marion County R-II softball team went 1-1 last week, falling to North Shelby and downing Bucklin.

The PHS varsity softball team went 2-1 at the Capital City Tournament in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday, defeating Fatima and Columbia Rock Bridge while falling to Lee’s Summit.

The Marion County R-II Mustang cross country teams started their season at the Palmyra Invitational Saturday.

The Marion County R-II sotball team opened the season 2-1, with lopsided victories over Novinger and Bevier with a loss to Atlanta sandwiched in between.

The PHS girls tennis team went 2-1 to start the season, downing Moberly and Hannibal while losing to Quincy Notre Dame.