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High School Sports

  • Knights host annual Maroon-White scrimmage

    The Marion County High School Knights basketball team hosted their annual maroon-white scrimmage on Monday of last week. Prizes were given out, the Marion County High School band and cheerleaders performed, and the freshman and junior varsity/varsity teams scrimmaged each other.  

  • Lady Knights looking strong in final preseason scrimmage

    In their final preseason scrimmage before opening up regular season play, the Marion County Lady Knights looked strong as they easily defeated Bryan Station at the Frankfort Christian Academy Saturday morning. Marion County ran off the first 24 unanswered points to take control of the game early on. The Lady Knights held an impressive 29-8 lead after two quarters. The score was cleared after two periods, and the Lady Knights went on to win the third and fourth quarters 28-17 as well. Overall, Marion County won the scrimmage by a final score of 57-25.

  • Volleyball team hands out awards

  • Knights fall short in opening scrimmage

    The Marion County Knights basketball team headed to Campbellsville University for their first preseason scrimmage against Clinton County Friday. The Bulldogs finished 24-7 last year, and captured the 16th District title before falling in the opening game of the fourth region tournament to Glasgow in overtime. With a majority of their starting lineup returning, the Bulldogs came out and pressured Marion County into some mistakes, but later in the scrimmage the Knights got back on track.

  • Lady Knights handle Owensboro Catholic

    The Marion County Lady Knights basketball team traveled to Bullitt East High School Saturday morning to take part in the Rick Bolus Shootout. The Lady Knights took on Owensboro Catholic in the opening game of the second day of the shootout. Marion County used three players in double figures to easily control the Lady Aces despite an impressive showing by Rebecca Greenwell. Greenwell, who will most likely be a leading candidate for Kentucky's Miss Basketball award, poured in 40 of her teams 68 points in the game, and only one other Lady Aces player was in double figures.

  • Lady Knights top preseason poll

    The Marion County Lady Knights are an overwhelming pick as the best team in the state in the recently released preseason coaches' poll published in The Courier Journal.
    Seventy-eight coaches from around the state voted on the poll, and the Lady Knights took 64 of those 78 votes. The Lady Knights are rated in front of DuPont Manual who took 12 first place votes.
    No. 5 Assumption and No. 17 Christian Academy each received one first place vote as well.

  • Knights fall to Clinton County in scrimmage

    The Marion County Knights basketball team headed to Campbellsville University for their first preseason scrimmage against Clinton County Friday. The Bulldogs finished 24-7 last year, and captured the 16th District title before falling in the opening game of the fourth region tournament to Glasgow in overtime. With a majority of their starting lineup returning, the Bulldogs came out and pressured Marion County into some mistakes, but later in the scrimmage the Knights got back on track.

  • Soccer teams present end of season awards

    The Marion County Lady soccer teams recently held their annual awards banquet at Marion County High School. Several players received awards for their play on the soccer field or for work in the classroom.
    The Lady Knights held their banquet last week.

  • Epps signs with UK

    Marion County Lady Knight senior Makayla Epps signed with the University of Kentucky to play basketball last week. Pictured with Epps, standing from left, are Marion County High School Athletic Director/Assistant Principal Robby Peterson, Epps’ grandfather Chuck Smith, Jaron Epps, Marion County High School Principal Stacey Hall, Jamison Epps, Epps’ grandmother Lucy Smith and Marion County Head Coach Trent Milby; seated from left, are Epps’ mother Angela Mattingly, Makayla Epps, and Epps’ father Anthony Epps.
     

  • Goodin-Rogers signs with UK

    Marion County Lady Knight senior Kyvin Goodin-Rogers signed with the University of Kentucky to play basketball recently. Pictured with Goodin-Rogers, standing from left, are Marion County High School Athletic Director/Assistant Principal Robby Peterson, Marion County High School Principal Stacey Hall, Goodin-Rogers' great-great uncle Merion Haskins, Goodin-Rogers' grandmother Wanda Haskins-Goodin and Marion County Head Coach Trent Milby. Seated, from left, are Goodin-Rogers' mother Kiyonta Goodin, Kyvin Goodin-Rogers and Goodin-Rogers' father Tick Rogers.