Missouri high school sports and activities, including those of the Palmyra R-I School District, are on hold in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Palmyra sports physicals and flexibility screenings will be held on Thursday, March 19, starting at 8:30 a.m. and lasting until finished in the high school gym.
The Marion County R-II girls basketball team managed to pull off two big upsets before losing the district tournament championship game to Canton last week in LaPlata.
The PHS varsity girts basketball team saw its 10-game winning streak end and suffered its first Clarence Cannon Conference loss, 52-42, at home to Macon Friday.
The PHS boys varsity basketball team got their chances, but couldn’t turn them into a victory over Monroe City in the Tony Lenzini Tournament title game Saturday.
The PHS varsity boys basketball team played just one game this past week, and won it, with the rescheduled Highland Tournament title game canceled due to the weather, Saturday.
The PHS varsity girls basketball team absorbed its first defeat of the season against Quincy Notre Dame, but bounced back to down Unity-Mendon to cap last week’s action.
The PHS boys had a Monroe City Tournament championship in sight, but lost it in heartbreaking fashion in a 73-67 overtime loss to the host squad Saturday.