Nick Schrager
Senior wide receiver Eddie Ponce fights off a Russell County Laker.
Football Knights gearing up for opener

On Aug. 14, the Marion County Knights, who finished 4-7 last season, scrimmaged the Russell County Lakers. Though the Knights fell in the fray, it gave the community a sneak peak at the team this season. 

Interim Head Coach Matthew “Moo Moo” Mattingly said the team has one goal this year: win.

“That’s all we want to do,” Mattingly said.