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High School Sports

  • BOYS BASKETBALL: Knights lose lead against rival

    Washington County Commander D.T Yocum continues to give the Knights nightmares.
    Yocum, who averaged 22.5 in the two meetings between the cross-county rivals last year, scored 35 points, including 21 in the fourth quarter, as the Marion County Knights saw a 12-point lead evaporate against Washington County, falling 80-75 in the Border War at the Roby Dome Saturday, Jan. 7.

  • BOYS BASKETBALL: Knights take on Campbellsville Eagles Friday

    Twenty-seven days after the Marion County Knights dispatched district-rival Campbellsville in overtime at the Roby Dome, the struggling Eagles will be looking for some revenge when they host the Knights at 7:30 p.m. this Friday, Jan. 13.

  • GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Knights preparing for district foes

    After taking care of business on Saturday night against the Washington County Commanderates, the Marion County Lady Knights will turn their focus to another cross-county rival, this time within the 20th district. In Marion County's third district game of the season, the Lady Knights will make the journey to Campbellsville High School this Friday, Jan. 13, to tangle with the Campbellsville Lady Eagles, anxiously awaiting a chance to avenge their 50-26 loss at the Roby Dome Dec. 17.

  • GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Knights crush Commandarettes

    A strong defensive effort powered the Marion County Lady Knights to a 56-23 win Saturday night over the Washington County Commanderettes. Haley Howard led all scorers with 26.
    "I was real happy with it," Mills said. "We knew Washington County had been struggling but they're young. Lena [Bramblett] will have her team ready in the next couple of years to be contenders."
    Eight Lady Knights scored in the game. Leah Hazelwood and Tete Adams each added six rebounds.

  • BOYS BASKETBALL: Knights prepare to battle Commanders

    The Marion County Knights are gearing up for a rematch of last year’s thriller against the Sayre Spartans, which they won 58-55. Marion County hosts the Spartans on Friday, Jan. 6.
    Sayre’s Jake Duby scored 17 points in last year’s matchup and he will be looking to replicate some of that magic in the Roby Dome. Through six games, Duby 18.5 PPG and has displayed the hot hand, shooting 50.7 percent from the field and 46.2 percent from downtown. He is in second year as a Spartan after transferring to Sayre from Jeffersontown after his sophomore year.

  • BOYS BASKETBALL: Knights drop opening game against Falcons

    Billy Michael Dyer put on a show against Marion County, scoring 30 points, including 23 in the second half, as the Monroe County Falcons erased an 11-point deficit on Dec. 28 en route to a 78-66 win in both team’s opening game of the Campbellsville High School Holiday Classic.

  • GIRLS BASKETBALL: Border War revived

    Off a long break, the Marion County Lady Knights hit the road to begin the new year at the Casey County Lady Rebels Jan. 3 before the Border War is revived when the Washington County Commanderettes visit the Roby Dome Saturday.

  • SWIMMING: Aquaknights gearing up for third meet

    The Marion County Aquaknights are preparing for their third meet of the season, and Head Coach Katie Johnson is positive heading into the meet against Campbellsville and Taylor County on Jan. 7.
    “I expect competitiveness as I usually do before going into meets,” she said. “However, being that we will be competing against teams similar to ours, I expect us to outswim them and see some really strong times.”

  • BOYS BASKETBALL: Knights invade Campbellsville for Holiday Classic

    Off an extended break, the Knights (5-5) return to the basketball court for the first time after a thrilling victory against the Eagles on Dec. 17. Only this time, it will be on the Eagles’ home court in the Campbellsville High School Holiday Classic Dec. 28-30. Marion County opens play at 5:30 p.m. today against the Monroe County Falcons. The Falcons (5-5) will tangle with the Knights after winning 67-60 against the Todd County Central Rebels (3-7) on Dec. 21 in the Warren East Holiday Hoops Classic.

  • GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Rebels await Lady Knights after break

    Coming off a 2-1 performance in the Bardstown Holiday Classic, the Marion County Lady Knights will receive an extended break from the basketball court before beginning the new calendar year on the road Jan. 3 against the Casey County Lady Rebels. The Lady Rebels sit at 10-2 this season and are No. 1 in the 12th Region, so far.
    "They are a good ball club," Lady Knights Head Coach Kenny Mills said. "They are young, but they play good defense."