At Mexico, Mo.
Class 1 District 8 Tournament: Palmyra outlasted Mexico with a 5-4 victory to win the district title and advance to Monday’s sectional against Westminster Christian Academy in Town & Country, Mo.
The Panthers won the top two doubles matches with Katy Rindom and Maura Gottman picking up an 8-6 victory at No. 1 and Molly Gottman and Jaynee Durst scoring an 8-0 victory at No. 2. In singles play, Maura Gottman won 6-4, 6-2 at No. 2, Durst won 6-2, 6-2 at No. 4 and Jeorgia O’Brien won 6-2, 6-2 at No. 6.
In the semifinals against Moberly, the Panthers swept the three doubles matches and ended the dual with Molly Gottman’s 6-1, 6-0 victory at No. 3 singles and Durst’s 6-0, 6-1 victory at No. 4 singles.
At Camp Point, Ill.
Unity d. Central: Brooklyn Stiefel had nine kills, nine service points and five digs as the Mustangs rolled to a 25-15, 25-12 victory. Kylee Barry had eight digs, seven service points and six kills, while Kyra Carothers had 11 kills and seven digs.
At Mount Sterling, Ill.
Brown County d. Rushville-Industry: Katey Flynn, Gracie Hedden and Klare Flynn each had eight kills as the Hornets picked up a 25-13, 25-17 victory. Kaci McKeon had 13 digs as Brown County improved to 23-3.
At Columbia, Mo.
Rock Bridge d. Hannibal: The Pirates fell 25-9, 25-16, 25-20 in a non-conference matchup. Kate Maune led the Pirates with five kills and 11 digs, while Bella Falconer had five kills and three digs.
At Ewing, Mo.
Highland 11, Knox County 4: The Cougars took the lead with two runs in the first inning and put the game out of reach with five runs in the fifth inning. Haleigh Winter went 2 for 4 with two home runs and three RBIs, while Payton Miller was 2 for 3 with a double and four RBIs. Ashley Kaylor and Hannah Mead also had two hits apiece for the Cougars. Miller struck out seven and walked one to earn the victory.