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Jacob Kroeger • Palmyra football • Senior

Kroeger accounted for two touchdowns Friday night during Palmyra’s 28-8 win at Centralia. The starting quarterback ran for a 1-yard score and then connected with Abe Haerr for a 29-yard touchdown pass. He led Palmyra with 102 rushing yards on 21 attempts and also completed 3 of 6 passes for 32 yards.

Claire Thomas • Hannibal volleyball • Senior

Thomas recorded seven kills and three blocks to lead Hannibal to a home sweep of Marshall on Saturday to open North Central Missouri Conference play. The senior middle has averaged nearly six kills per match so far this season for the Lady Pirates. She has been an active force at the net for coach Kelsey Whitley’s squad.