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High School Sports

  • Football: Magical night turned sour

    A special night turned sour when the Marion County Knights had their senior night stripped away from them on Oct. 17, when the Knights (5-3) hosted and fell to the Boyle County Rebels, 38-12.

     

    To start the evening. Knights Coach Jeff Robbins presented footballs to the seniors on the team. Afterwards, the team along with others took time to honor  Robbins with a huddle on the edge of the field.

  • District defeat: Soccer Knights fall, 3-2

    The Marion County Knights ended their season after losing their first game of the 18th District tournament on Oct. 14.

    Despite taking a 2-0 lead, the Knights were defeated by the LaRue County Hawks for the second time this season, 3-2.

  • Soccer: Taylor County defeats Lady Knights in district

    The Marion County Lady Knights’ season came to a close when they were shutout by the Taylor County Lady Cardinals 8-0 in their first round of the 18th district tournament on Oct. 16. 

    With their final game aside, Lady Knights Coach Derek Cissell said he wasn’t disappointed with the team’s performance. 

  • Volleyball: Raising awareness

    In typical Marion County High School fashion, the Marion County Lady Knights hosted a breast cancer awareness event on Oct. 16.

    The event featured the Lady Knights (18-16) battling it out with the Pulaski County Lady Maroons (22-12). 

    Unfortunately, Marion County lost in four heated sets, 30-28, 19-25, 25-21, 26-24.

  • Football: Knights win another ‘one’

    History always repeats itself.
    Picking up from where they left off last week – in soaking conditions, the Marion County Knights took their third one-point win of the season over the Mercer County Titans on Oct. 10. The Knights (5-2)  won the heated affair 20-19.

  • Volleyball: Lady Knights pick up senior night victory

    The Marion County Lady Knights took a victory over the Bardstown Lady Tigers on Oct. 9.
    Adding icing to the top of their cake, the 3-1 victory was a sweet ending for the 12 seniors of the team because it also happened to be senior night.
    “We played really hard in the beginning,” Lady Knights senior Mckenzie Reynolds said.
    The Lady Knights (18-14) lost a chance to win the game in the third set and finished 25-21, 25-18, 21-25, 25-22.
    Reynolds said they relaxed in third set which is what gave Bardstown (13-16) the win.

  • Soccer: Marion County hosting district tournaments

    On Oct. 9, the Marion County Knights visited the Bethlehem Eagles for their final game of the regular season. Unfortunately, the Knights fell 6-1 in the contest against the Eagles (9-8-1).
    The Knights (3-13-3) will begin post-season play on Tuesday after press time. Marion County will host this year’s 18th district tournament, and will be hosting all soccer district tournaments until further notice.

  • Fall baseball in photos
  • Volleyball: Lady Knights fall to E’town

    The Lady Knights entered a three-game losing streak when they fell to the Elizabethtown Panthers on Oct. 2. 

    The Lady Knights fell 3-0 dropping all three sets 25-16, 25-15, 25-13.

    Lady Knights Coach David Hibbard said the difference between the Lady Knights and Lady Panthers was serve and serve receive.

  • Golf: Marion County ends season at regional tournament

     The Marion County Knights’ season came to a close as they finished 14th out of 20 schools in the 4th Region Tournament  on Sept. 30. The match was held at Connemara in Nicholasville.

    According to KHSAA, the West Jessamine Colts won the regional title with a total of 306 strokes. They were led by Connor Haas, who shot a 72.