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High School Sports

  • Lady Knights named to All-District teams

    At the conclusion of the 20th District Tournament, several Lady Knights players were named to the regular season and postseason all-district teams.  
    Marion County High School junior Emily Fenwick was named to the 20th District All-Academic team along with Hope Wiggington from Taylor County, McKenzie Martin from Adair County and Murphy Lanham from Campbellsville.

  • Knights All-District teams

    After the final game of the boys 20th District tournament, several Marion County Knight players were recognized for their performances during regular season and postseason play.
    Senior Josh Brockman received the 20th District All-Academic team honors along with Matthew Chewning from Taylor County, Jon Hansel from Adair County, and Taylor Levi from Campbellsville.
    Three Knights were recognized for the 20th District All-Season team.  They included senior Deshawn Douglas and juniors Carlos Litsey and John Southall.

  • Players awarded at annual banquet

    The Marion County Lady Knights volleyball team held their annual awards banquet at Marion County High School Nov. 30, 2010. Several different players received awards during this event for their performances on the court this season.
    Statistical Awards:
    • Most Aces in Season, Shelby Mattingly (59)
    • Most Assists in Season, Laura Buckman (394)
    • Most Blocks in Season, Shelby Mattingly (70)
    • Most Digs in Season, Anne Taylor Medley (221)
    • Most Kills in Season, Shelby Mattingly (213)

  • Boys are District Runners-Up

    By Josh and Jessica Veatch
    sports@lebanonenterprise.com
    The Marion County Knights and the Taylor County Cardinals battled back and forth throughout the final game of the 20th District tournament Saturday night in the Roby Dome, but the Knights were never able to overcome the Cardinal attack. Senior Josh Brockman led the way for Marion County putting in 15 points while junior Carlos Litsey chipped in 10. The Knights would never lead after 5:33 in the opening quarter and went on to lose the game by five points with a final score of 49-44.

  • Teams compete in region

    Monday night the Lady Knights defeated the North Hardin Lady Trojans in the opening round of the 2011 girls 5th region tournament at Marion County High School. They won 58-36. This isn’t the first time the Lady Knights have defeated the Lady Trojans. On Feb. 11, they beat North Hardin by 21 points in a 64-43 victory in Radcliff.

  • District Champs

    The Marion County Lady Knights had no trouble winning the 20th District championship game Friday night in the Roby Dome against the Taylor County Lady Cardinals, jumping out to an early 19-0 lead and never looking back.

  • Lady Knights win regional opener

    The Fifth Region basketball tournaments started Monday night, and the Marion County girls improved to 23-6 on the season with a 58-36 win over North Hardin (12-17).

    The Lady Knights next opponent will be Nelson County (18-12), which is coming off a 67-56 win over Hart County, also on Monday night. Marion and Nelson counties are scheduled to play at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 4 at the Roby Dome.

    Regional play continues tonight, March 1, at the Roby Dome when Elizabethtown faces Taylor County at 6:30 p.m. and LaRue County faces Washington County at 8 p.m.

  • Knights pound Commanders

     The Marion County Knights varsity boys basketball team traveled to Springfield to take on the Washington County Commanders in a border rivalry Saturday night.  The Knights outscored the Commanders in all four quarters of the game, and easily defeated the home team by 29 points with a final score of 74-45 boosting their record to 13-9. Three Marion County players scored in double figures, with senior Deshawn Douglas leading the way with 18 points. Junior Carlos Litsey captured his seventh double-double of the season in the game, scoring 10 points and grabbing 13 rebounds.

  • Knights win final game

    The Marion County Knights varsity boys basketball team hosted the LaRue County Hawks at the Roby Dome Friday evening. Despite a late surge by the Hawks in the fourth quarter, the Knights held on to defeat LaRue County with a final score of 63-58 on senior night. The win capped of the season for the Knights and they hold a 14-11 record heading into the district tournament. Three Marion County players scored in double figures, with junior Carlos Litsey leading the way with 17 points, connecting on eight of nine field goals in the game.

  • No Mercy - Lady Knights beat Jaguars 51-47

    The Marion County Lady Knights varsity girls basketball team traveled to Louisville to play the Mercy Academy Jaguars Tuesday of last week. Marion County led all but 34 seconds in the game, holding on to beat Mercy by a final score of 51-47.
    Junior Bre Elder and sophomore Makayla Epps led the way for the Lady Knights with 18 points and 16 points, respectively. The win gave the Lady Knights their fifth consecutive 20 win season.