The school honored its state qualifiers, including its state championship girls' cross country team.
Palmyra Area High School held a pep rally Monday afternoon in the gym to celebrate the Cougars' state championship they won in girls' cross country on Saturday. Boys' runner Calvin Conrad-Kline, who finished seventh overall at states, and state golf qualifier Tyler Shank were also honored, as well as the school's field hockey team that will play in states Tuesday. Pictured with athletic director Brian Weidler, left, during the ceremony are, sitting from left, Conrad-Kline, Mariah Ricci, Katie Keck, Devin Strynkowski, Laura Duquette, Olivia Farabaugh, Miranda Salvo and Maria Tukis. Standing is head cross country coach Barb Mellinger. Also pictured is Mellinger hugging Tukis after presenting her with her gold medal. A display table at shows the hardware the conference-, district- and state-champion girls' cross country team has won this season.
(LEBANON DAILY NEWS ASHLEY WALTER)
(LEBANON DAILY NEWS - ASHLEY WALTER)