The PHS varsity softball team handed Canton its first loss of the season on their home field, 2-1, last Monday.

Canton scored an unearned run in the first inning and the 1-0 score held until the sixth when Palmyra scored two runs on a triple by Cameron O’Brien a double by Bailey Lovelace and two Canton fielding errors.

Lydia Althoff pitched a two-hitter, striking out 11 while walking none.

Canton had gone 17-0 leading up to the contest.

See more in this week's Palmyra Spectator.