High School Sports

  • MCHS athletics orientation is July 14

    To all athletes and parent of athletes, there will be a 2015-2016 MCHS Athletics Orientation at 6:30 p.m. July 14 at the MCHS gym or cafeteria.
    Farmers National Bank sponsors the orientation. All athletes who attend will receive a free t-shirt.
    Highlights of the orientation include: the MCHS Athletic Sports Booklet, athlete physical requirements, KHSAA updated physical forms, and school policies and conduct.

  • Softball: Lady Knights fall to Lady Bruins in region

    By Nathaniel Bryan
    Landmark News Service

    After hitting a season-high four home runs in their 17th District Tournament championship rout, the Central Hardin Lady Bruins were kept mostly inside the park May 27 by the Marion County Lady Knights.
    It still didn’t matter.
    While the Lady Bruins (32-7-1) are known for their big bats, they’re quite adept at playing small ball, too.

  • Football: Lebanon Middle gets early start on season

    By Casey Sowers
    Sports correspondent

    On May 30, the Lebanon Middle School Patriots football team traveled to Campbellsville University to play in a Seven-on-Seven Passing Tournament.
    “It was the first time the kids have ever participated in something like this, it was a new and fun experience for them,” LMS Coach Tom Sullivan said.
    The Patriots played Drake and beat them, 20-16, and they lost to Lexington Catholic, 22-16, and Northern Pulaski, 26-20.

  • Bradshaw takes third in state pole vault

    By Casey Sowers
    Sports correspondent


    Three members of the Marion County track team traveled to the Shively Track and Field Complex at the University of Kentucky on May 20 to compete in the Class 2A state track meet.
    Junior Meredith Bartley, and sophomores Cameron Nalley and Dylan Bradshaw represented Marion County.
    Bradshaw was the only track member that made it to the finals and placed third in Class 2A in the pole vault.

  • Lady Knights advance to regional tournament

    By Casey Sowers
    Sports correspondent


    The Marion County Lady Knights softball team hosted the Taylor County Lady Cardinals, the Adair County Lady Indians, and the Campbellsville Lady Eagles  for the 20th District Tournament.
    On May 19 the second-seeded Lady Knights reached the district championship game by defeating the Lady Eagles, 2-1, to advance to the championship game the next night. The Lady Knights were the 20th District runner-up after losing to the top-seed, Taylor County, 3-1 on May 20.

  • Knights fall to Indians

    By Casey Sowers
    Sports correspondent

    On May 19, the fourth-seeded Marion County Knights lost to the number one seed, the Adair County Indians, 3-1, in the 20th District tournament at Dave Hourigan Field.
    The Knights took an early lead when Andrew Spalding crossed home in the top of the third inning. Marion County held the lead until the Indians stepped up to score two runs in the bottom of the third inning.

  • Softball: Lady Knights first round regional game moved to Tuesday

    The Marion County Lady Knights softball team were the runner-up in last week's 20th District tournament, which earned them a spot in the 5th Region tournament at North Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

    Marion County (22-11) was scheduled to play the Central Hardin Lady Bruins (29-7) Monday afternoon to open regional play, but that game has been moved to 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 26.

  • Softball: Lady Knights, Taylor County playing for district title

    The Marion County Lady Knights defeated Campbellsville, 2-1, in the first round of the 20th District softball tournament on Tuesday. 

    They will face the Taylor County Lady Cardinals for the district championship at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 20, at Marion County High School.

    The Lady Cardinals defeated Adair County, 1-0, in their first round game.

  • Bradshaw takes second in pole vault

    By Casey Sowers
    Sports correspondent

  • Tennis: Season ends at state

    By Casey Sowers
    Sports correspondent