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High School Sports

  • TENNIS: Knights face LaRue before Heartland Conference

    Marion County's final tennis match before the Heartland Conference tournament will come against some stiff competition, according to Knights Head Coach Noah Swencki. Marion County will pick up their tennis rackets and lace up their sneakers to conclude regular season play April 18 at LaRue County before the Heartland Conference tournament begins April 22. 
    "LaRue County is a pretty decent team," Swencki said. "We will want it to be a competitive match. They'll be a solid team and they won't be a pushover."

  • SOCCER: Local soccer player to compete in Europe

    By Peter W. Zubaty
    Landmark News Service

    Local high schools will be well represented in The Netherlands, with three area soccer players being selected for the overseas trip with Kentucky’s Olympic Development Program.

  • SOFTBALL: Lady Knights held scoreless, lose on unearned run

    A misjudged throw in the fifth and a poor showing from the bats doomed Marion County in their opening game of the Lady Cardinal Classic Saturday in Campbellsville. 
    The Lady Knights fell to the Glasgow Lady Scotties, 1-0. 
    "We struck out 10 times and had three errors.  You cannot win a game with that kind of statistic," Head Coach Jonathan Spalding said. 

  • BASEBALL: Knights blow out Highlanders

    Marion County’s hot bats travel wherever the Knights go. 
    In the Knights’ opening game of the Great Smoky Mountain Invitational, a steady offensive performance that saw Marion County score in each inning lifted the Knights to a 16-3 win against the Gatlinburg-Pittman Highlanders Friday evening. 

  • BASEBALL: Knights travel to Tennessee, begin district play
  • SOFTBALL: District action on horizon for Lady Knights

    Arguably the most important game for the Marion County Lady Knights will be played in a span of 15 days. 
    Marion County's six district games are set to begin April 10 when the Lady Knights welcome the Adair County Lady Indians. The Lady Knights' regular season district play concludes in Columbia on April 25 against Adair County as well. 
    First, Marion County heads to Campbellsville to play in the Lady Cardinal Classic this weekend, April 8. The Lady Knights will open their play against the Glasgow Lady Scotties at 11 a.m. 

  • TENNIS: Knights slump in match but coach happy with effort

    Marion County's meet against the Central Hardin Bruins March 28 was a rough outing for the Knights, said Head Coach Noah Swencki. Nonetheless, he was satisfied with his team's effort. 
    "They didn't play their best," Swencki said, "but they gave their all, and I'm happy with that." 
    Marion County was only able to win one singles match while dropping all five doubles matches. Bryce Spalding recorded Marion County's only win in the match, defeating Keegan Christensen in two sets, 6-2, 6-4. 

  • TRACK: Athletes continue to set personal records

     

  • BASEBALL: Knights win without two starters

    Kelly Mattingly and Jacob Spalding each recorded two RBI's and the Knights broke the double-digit mark for runs the third time this season in Marion County's 10-4 win against Collins in Shelbyville Tuesday, March 21. The Knights recorded the win despite being without starters Andrew Spalding and Nicholas O'Daniel in the game. 

  • The Gameplan - March 29, 2017

    March 29
    SOFTBALL
    Lady Knights at home against Lexington Catholic, 6:15 p.m.

    March 30
    SOFTBALL
    Lady Knights at Mercer County, 6 p.m.

    TRACK
    Knights at Bardstown All-Comers Meet

    March 31
    BASEBALL
    Knights at North Hardin, 6 p.m.

    April 1
    BASEBALL
    Knights at home against Central Hardin, 11 a.m.
    Knights at home against Mercer County, 4 p.m.