High school sports resume next week when practices kick off for the fall sports season.  
The Hannibal High School football team will hold its first practice from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Monday at Porter Stadium while the cross country team will meet at Porter Stadium for its first practice at 9:30 a.m.
The Pirates and Lady Pirates soccer and softball teams will meet at Veterans Field. The soccer team will hold its practice from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. while the softball team will have its workouts starting at 11:30 a.m. The Lady Pirates’ volleyball team will start at 10:30 a.m. at Korf Gymnasium with a new head coach this year and the girls’ tennis team will meet at the Hannibal Middle School tennis courts from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. The Pirates’ boys’ swim team will practice at the Hannibal YMCA from 2:45 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The Monroe City Panthers will hold their first football practice at Lankford Field at 3 p.m. while the Lady Panthers’ softball team will hold workouts at the Lions Club field at 9 a.m.
The Palmyra High School football team will hold its first practice at the high school from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. The Lady Panathers’ softball team will practice from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.