Today's Sports

  • Volleyball: Lady Knights pick up...

    By Bailey Foxworth
    Sports correspondent

    After struggling in their first week of the regular season, the Marion County Lady Knights are finally starting to look like the defending district champions they are. Coming off their first two losses of the season, the Lady Knights struggled against Thomas Nelson Aug. 24 at home and fell in four sets (25-19, 25-14, 19-25, 25-23).

  • Football: Panthers outscore...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports correspondent

    The Marion County Knights hosted the Elizabethtown Panthers in the home opener on Aug. 28.  
    The Knights struggled out of the gate, and could not get much going as they fell to the Panthers, 53-6. After the game, Knights Coach Corey Crume said his team is still attempting to figure things out.  

  • Golf: Marion County chips in a...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports correspondent

  • One plus one equals one

    By Gerard Flanagan

    Sports correspondent


    The math geeks out there are probably cringing at this if they’re reading this. One plus one equals one!
    While it doesn’t in the math world, if you’re in the sports world, one plus one does indeed equal one.

  • Soccer: Knights have rough week...

    By Gerard Flanagan  
    Sports correspondent

    Coming off a hot start to the season in which they grabbed two wins and 14 goals, the Knights hosted the Bardstown Tigers on Aug. 25. The Knights dropped this match, 3-0, their first loss of the season.
    “It was just a frustrating match,” Knights Coach Greg Conley said. “We were outplayed, outpossessed, and outshot.”

  • Diving deep, getting into a good...

    I read a lot of outdoor themed magazines and books for several reasons. Mostly it’s for pure enjoyment. I can imagine myself hunting mountain goat, elk, bear, deer or anything else the story centers on. While I consider it a gift, a lot of people consider my ability to mentally insert myself into a story just a little strange.
    As a result of inserting myself deeply into a story, I often wonder if I actually did some of the things I wrote about. Or, maybe I’m just living someone else’s adventure. Then again, it could be simple plagiarism.

  • SCMS basketball

    St. Charles Middle School basketball player Tanika Williams shoots foul shots during a seventh grade game against Taylor County Middle School recently.

  • Game Plan, Sept. 2

    Thursday, Sept. 3
    CROSS COUNTRY - Marion Co. at the Green Co All-comers meet
    SOCCER - Lady Knights at Hart Co, 7 p.m.
    Anderson Co at Knights, 7:30 p.m.
    VOLLEYBALL - Bethlehem at Lady Knights, 7 p.m.

    Friday, Sept. 4
    FOOTBALL - Knights at Bardstown, 7:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, Sept. 8
    GOLF - Adair Co. at Knights
    SOCCER - Knights at Hart Co, 5 p.m.
    Lady Knights at Danville, 6 p.m.
    VOLLEYBALL - Taylor Co at Lady Knights, 5:30 p.m.

  • Soccer: Knights open with two...

    By Gerard Flangan
    Sports correspondent

    The Marion County Knights opened the 2015 season by rolling past Campbellsville, 9-0, on Aug. 18 at home.  
    Eight Knights players scored, including forward Alan Guzman, who scored two goals in the game. Colby Hood, Dalton Hammond, Blake Thompson, Shinnoskakee Mukae, Kelly Mattingly and Justin Elder also scored one goal apiece for the Knights against the Eagles (0-4).  
    “We had a well-balanced attack,” Knights Coach Greg Conley said.

  • Football: Despite loss, Knights...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports correspondent

    The Marion County Knights opened the regular season Aug. 22 against the Nelson   County Cardinals in the inaugural Bardstown-Nelson County Bowl.  
    Unfortunately, the Knights left the field with a 35-7 loss to kick off the season.