The Marion County Knights won the 18th District soccer championship Thursday night.
The Knights defeated the Taylor County Cardinals, 5-1, in a match at Marion County High School to claim the title.
The Marion County boys (16-6) open the 5th Region tournament on at 6 p.m. Monday against the Nelson County Cardinals at North Hardin High School. The winner will face John Hardin at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23.
In the 18th District girls championship, the LaRue County Lady Hawks defeated the Marion County Lady Knights, 2-1.