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High School Sports

  • Four games scheduled

    Campbellsville is the host team when the Knights hit the road Friday night.  Junior varsity action will begin at 6 p.m. with varsity action to follow.  Previously this season, the Knights defeated Campbellsville when the Eagles visited Marion County on Dec. 17 with a 57-47 victory. This was the first defeat of the Eagles by the Knights since January of 2008 when Marion County edged out a one-point victory.  

  • Lady Knights win by 25

    The Marion County varsity girls basketball team took on the Wanneroo Wolves, an Australian travel team, Friday night of last week at the Roby Dome. The Lady Knights were in control throughout the entire game, and went on to defeat the Australian team by a final score of 59-34. Junior Bre Elder led all scorers with 17 points.

  • Knights defeat Australian team

    On Friday, the Marion County varsity boys basketball team played the Wanneroo Wolves, an Australian travel team, at the Roby Dome. After a close first quarter, the locals pulled away to pick up their sixth win of the season, defeating the Wolves by a final score of 76-54.
    In the first quarter, the two teams were evenly matched through the first five minutes. The Wanneroo Wolves held a 7-6 lead with 4:58 remaining, which was their last lead of the game. The Knights finished the opening quarter on a 5-0 run to lead 11-7 at the end of the period.

  • Boys, girls will face Australian teams

    On Friday Jan. 7, the Marion County boys and girls varsity basketball teams will host the Australian Travel Team beginning with girls’ action at 6:30 p.m. followed by the boys’ game at 8 p.m. The Knights faced the Australian team last season and collected a 68-47 win on Dec. 27, 2009. The Lady Knights have never faced the Australian team.  

  • Lady Knights to host Autism Awareness Classic

    Autism is a disorder that affects countless people.

  • Lady Knights take third place in Holiday Classic

  • JV Lady Knights win one, lose two in Ohio

    The Marion County Lady Knights junior varsity girls basketball team was also in action during the Key Bank Holiday Classic in Pickerington Ohio Dec. 28-30.
    On Thursday of last week, the Lady Knights played the Walsh Jesuit Lady Warriors.
    It looked as if the Lady Warriors would be in control of the game as they jumped out to a 10-point lead at the end of the first quarter.
    However, Marion County had a 25-point outburst in the second period to take a two point lead into the locker room at halftime.

  • Nelson County Cardinals will visit Roby Dome

    The Marion County Knights will host the Nelson County Cardinals Tuesday Jan. 4. The Knights have had limited success against the Cardinals over the past few seasons.
    Since the 2002-03 season, Marion County has only defeated Nelson County three times while having 14 losses in that same time period.

  • Fort Harrod Classic

    Thursday, the Marion County varsity boys’ basketball team took on Deming High School in the Fort Harrod Classic at Mercer County High School. This was the Knights fourth and final game in the tournament, and their only win in those four outings. Marion County was able to keep Deming in check during the first half, heading into the halftime break down only six points at 25-19.  

  • Republic Bank Holiday Classic

    On Wednesday of last week, the Marion County Lady Knights varsity girls’ basketball team took on the Boone County Lady Rebels in the Republic Bank Holiday Classic at Lexington Catholic.
    After being down by 20 points with 2:08 remaining in the first half, the Lady Knights rallied to tie the game at 63 at the end of regulation to force an overtime period. Despite the massive comeback, Marion County fell just short, losing by two points with a final score of 71-69.