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Connor Roberts • Freshman • Palmyra wrestling
Palmyra freshman Connor Roberts became the first wrestler in school history to reach the state tournament. At 138 pounds, Roberts placed fourth in the Class 1, District 1 meet to advance. Coach Josh Buatte said it was “icing on top of the cake” for Roberts to make this week's state meet in the program’s inaugural season.
Hannah Spoonhower • Senior • Mark Twain basketball
Mark Twain senior Hannah Spoonhower scored 12 points on 6-of-7 shooting during a game against North Callaway on Monday. She has averaged nine points the past three games and pieced together a very consistent regular season for the Lady Tigers, who begin the Class 3, District 8 tournament next week.