The Class 1, District 8, team portion of the Missouri State High School Athletic Association varsity girl's tennis championship tournament launched for Kirksville and Father Tolton on Sept. 25 with a head-to-head matchup with the winner advancing to take on Palmyra on Tuesday. Mexico drew a round-one bye and began the postseason Tuesday at home against Moberly. The two remaining teams will then square off on Sept. 28 at 4 p.m. in Kirksville at the Truman State Tennis Facility.

The individual districts are then slated for Saturday.