The Marion County Lady Knights defeated the Bethlehem Banshees, 54-43, in the first round of the girls 5th Region tournament Thursday at Nelson County High School.
Marion County will play the winner of the LaRue County/Hardin County game, which is the second game of the night, at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 8.
The 5th Region girls tournament started Wednesday night. Nelson County defeated Caverna, 55-42, and Elizabethtown defeated Adair County, 78-30.
Here is the remaining schedule for the girls tournament.: