Today's Sports

  • Football: Knights dealt another...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports correspondent

    Still winless in their first four games, the Marion County Knights looked to get their first win on Friday, Sep. 18 when they played the North Bullitt Eagles. 
    Despite a fast start, the Knights lost 40-6.
    "This game was a lot different," Knights Head Coach Corey Crume said. "We had a faster start."

  • Volleyball: Lady Knights grab...

    By Bailey Foxworth
    Sports correspondent

    Marion County Volleyball has stepped up their game, securing two district wins last week against Adair County and Campbellsville. Friday, the Lady Knights travelled to Whitely County for their first tournament of the regular season – the First Priority Lady Colonel Volleyball Classic. Here, the Lady Knights played teams from across the state, winning three of their five matches.

  • Soccer: Knights drop two in back...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports correspondent

    The Marion County Knights traveled to play the Danville Admirals on Sep. 18. The game was originally scheduled for Sep. 15, but had to be postponed due to the funeral of Paul Spalding. 
    Against the Admirals (7-3), the Knights lost 3-2. 
    "It was a great game. Very competitive," Knights Coach Greg Conley said.
    Knights midfielder Colby Hood scored two goals for the Knights, who Conley said were "fighting and coming after the Admirals."

  • Cross country team competes in...

    By Bailey Foxworth
    Sports correspondent

    Marion County Cross Country made their season debut Tuesday, Sept. 15, at the Taylor County All Comers Meet in Campbellsville. The Knights placed 2nd of two teams with a score of 38, and the Lady Knights ran uncontested as a team, scoring 15 points.

  • Golf: Knights have tough outing...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports correspondent

    The Marion County Knights traveled to the Green County Country Club on Sep. 14 to participate in the Heartland Conference Tournament. 
    The Knights had a rough outing in the match, finishing fourth. 
    "It was a rough outing," Knights Coach Chad Spalding said. "We did not perform well at all." 

  • Working the Puzzle for Autism...

    Kroger recently held the Working the Puzzle For Autism Charity Softball Tournament.

  • Girls soccer team still working...

    By Bailey Foxworth
    Sports correspondent

    Marion County Girls Soccer lost another two games last week at home against Nelson County and Warren Central.
    The Lady Knights lost to the Lady Cardinals by mercy rule (0-10) on Wednesday, Sept. 16.
    On Saturday, Sept. 19, the Lady Knights were defeated by the Lady Spartans 0-6.
    The Lady Knights remain in last place in both the region and the district, but are continuing to gain experience with each game.

  • Industrial Basketball Tourney is...

    The Lebanon Elementary Family Resource Center will be hosting its annual Industrial Basketball Tournament at Lebanon Middle School during the Thanksgiving weekend of Nov. 27-29.
    The tournament is normally played during the Christmas holiday break, but has been pushed up a month to accommodate scheduled maintenance on the Lebanon Middle School gym floor.

  • The Game Plan - Sept. 23 edition

    Thursday, Sept. 24
    CROSS COUNTRY - Marion Co. at the Taylor Co. All-Comers meet
    GOLF - Nelson Co. at Knights
    SOCCER - Barren Co at Knights, 7:30 p.m.
    Lady Knights at Ft. Knox, 7:30 p.m.
    VOLLEYBALL - Lady Knights at Taylor Co, 5:30 p.m.

    Monday, Sept. 28
    SOCCER - Casey Co at Lady Knights, 6 p.m.
    VOLLEYBALL - Lady Knights at Thomas Nelson, 7:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, Sept. 29
    GOLF - Knights at regional tournament, TBA
    SOCCER - Knights at Elizabethtown, 7 p.m.

  • Soccer: Knights take third in...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports correspondent

    The Marion County Knights traveled on Sept. 8 to play the Hart County Raiders.
    The Knights pulled out a victory, 8-2.
    “We played very, very well and I was pleased with the game,” Knights Coach Greg Conley said.
    For the Knights (6-4), Dalton Hammond, Alan Guzman, Blake Thompson and Kelly Mattingly scored one goal apiece. Colby Hood and Dylan Bradshaw scored two goals apiece. Guzman also had four assists.