The PHS varsity baseball team finally played its home opener last week and ended up getting reacquainted with the home field.
The PHS boys track and field team performed well on the Culver-Stockton College track last week, winning the Jerry Ball Relays there, Tuesday, before placing second at the Cansissippi meet there, Thursday.
The PHS varsity baseball team got to play one game last week in between all the inclement weather, but it was a good one, winning the conference opener at Macon, 13-2, last Thursday.
The PHS varsity baseball team went 1-1 against Quincy High School and Quincy Notre Dame last week, despite both scheduled home games being moved to Quincy due to the weather.
The PHS boys track and field team opened the season by winning the five-team Winfield Early Bird Meet last Wednesday and had some strong individual finishes in the 16-team Monroe City Open the next day.
The PHS varsity boys golf team opened the season by winning the Elsberry Quad Thursday and taking second place at the Centralia Quad two days earlier.
The PHS varsity baseball team got their first games of the season in last week before the rain returned, and showed they were ready to go, winning both in convincing manner over Mark Twain and Canton.
The PHS varsity boys were hoping to upset their way through the Class 3, District 8 Tournament in Ewing last week, but ended up losing in the opening round by falling for the third time in three tries against Monroe City, Wednesday.
The Marion County R-II varsity boys’ season came to an end with a 62-38 loss to North Shelby in the quarterfinals of the Class 1, District 10 Tournament Wednesday.
The Marion County R-II varsity girls saw their season come to an end with a 56-26 loss to Chamois in the quarterfinals of the Class 1, District 10 Tournament at Laddonia last Monday.
The PHS varsity girls managed to pull off an upset, but could not keep the momentum going before seeing their season end with a 52-45 loss to eventual champion Clark County in the Class 3, District 8 semifinals Thursday.
The PHS varsity girls played a measuring-stick game Friday against their district opponents and found they all but measured up to Highland, falling, 56-54, in the regular season and home finale.
The PHS wrestling team saw its first individual district championship Saturday and advanced four to the state tournament this Thursday through Saturday in Columbia.
The PHS varsity girls went 1-1 in conference play last week, falling at Clark County, before bouncing back for a win at home over a tough South Shelby squad Friday.
The PHS varsity boys put themselves right in the conference title hunt with two league victories last week including a big one over Clark County.
The PHS varsity girls won a pair of Clarence Cannon Conference games last week, over Brookfield and Macon, putting them back in the league title hunt.
The PHS varsity wrestling team took another step in building the program by taking third place at the 12-team St. Clair Classic Tournament Saturday.
The PHS varsity girls had to settle for second place at their home tournament after falling to Monroe City, 54-44, in the title game Saturday.
The Marion County R-II varsity girls fell out of the North Shelby Tournament with a 43-36 loss to the host team in the consolation semifinals Thursday.