Today's Sports

  • Golf: Knights charge into season

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports correspondent

    With matches against the Green County Dragons, Bardstown Eagles, and the Meade County Green Wave behind them, the Marion County Knights golf team is ready to take on this season.
    “We are much improved from last season, from top to bottom,” Coach Chad Spalding said.
    Coming off .500 season in 2014, the Knights are fielding 14 players for both varsity and junior varsity.

  • The joys of practice

    By Gerard Flanagan

    Sports correspondent

    “Don’t practice until you get it right. Practice until you can’t get it wrong.”   

    We talking about practice? Well, at least I am today.

  • MCHS grad joins EKU Hall of Fame

    By Nathaniel Bryan 

    Landmark News Service

    When Beverly (Brockman) Games graduated from Marion County in 1992 and attended Eastern Kentucky University, the now-Elizabethtown resident had no idea at the time her decision would lead her to a successful golf career, meeting her husband Andy Games and landing a spot in the EKU Athletics Hall of Fame.

  • Big weekend for fishing...

    It was about a perfect day Saturday to be fishing. While it might have been a little hot, the wind blew … of course it “always” blows … which made it tolerable.
    There were 25 boats that made the tournament, which was a big disappointment, especially considering the amount paid out! And no, there weren’t enough boats registered to cover the payout!
    But, they paid out what was advertised.

  • MCHS hosting cheer camp

    Marion County High School will be sponsoring its Knights Youth Cheer Camp from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 23 at MCHS. 
    The cost is $30, and forms have been distributed to all schools for students in kindergarten through the eighth grade.
    Participants will perform at Marion County’s first home football game on Friday, Aug. 28.
    For more information, contact Amy Mattingly or Courtney Murphy 270-692-6066.

  • Football: St. Charles Middle...

    Levi Daugherty of St. Charles Middle School fights his way through St. Dominic players in an Aug. 11 game. The St. Charles Middle School football team defeated St. Dominic, 31-0, on Aug. 11.Daugherty led the St. Charles’ offense, scoring five touchdowns in the victory.

  • Game plan, Aug. 19

    Wednesday, Aug. 19

    Soccer - Ft. Knox at Lady Knights, 7:30 p.m.


    Thursday, Aug. 20

    Golf - Knights at Green Co.

    Soccer - LaRue Co at Knights, 5:30 p.m.

    Knights at Campbellsville, 6 p.m.


    Saturday, Aug. 22

    Soccer - Lady Knights at Sayre, 2 p.m.


    Monday, Aug. 24

    Golf - Knights vs. Bardstown at Woodlawn Country Club

  • Volleyball: Lady Knights have...

    By Bailey Foxworth
    Sports correspondent


    Marion County High School volleyball has some big shoes to fill in the wake of its 2014 district title.
    “After losing 12 seniors from last year’s team, I’m not sure yet how we are going to look,” Coach David Hibbard said.

  • Soccer: Marion County seeks to...

    By Bailey Foxworth
    Sports correspondent


    Coach Derek Cissell has made some serious changes to the Marion County girls soccer team.
    After a less than impressive season last year, Cissell has looked to the middle schools for players and has nearly tripled his previous roster.
    “We’re really young and inexperienced, but we’re really coming together as a team,” Cissell said.

  • Opening the door

    By Bailey Foxworth

    Sports correspondent


    Writing is my life. It’s my passion. It’s my future. It’s full of adventure.
    When the publisher of The Lebanon Enterprise sent me an email asking if I was interested in a part-time position, I knew a great adventure was in store.
    Now I have the pleasure of introducing myself as the Enterprise’s newest sports correspondent, and I couldn’t be more excited.