Today's Sports

  • Vaught’s Views: Former Wildcat...

    By Larry Vaught

    After Gonzaga got beat in the NCAA Tournament, former Wildcat Kyle Wiltjer thought he would just come back to Kentucky to visit former teammates and friends.
    Instead, his trip turned into an autograph tour across the state that drew plenty of UK fans as well as media members wanting to talk to him about his two years with the Wildcats.
    Wiltjer admits his story is "interesting" because his transfer worked out well for him as well as Kentucky. Wiltjer was part of UK's 2012 national title team.

  • Silver Division Conference...

    The St. Charles Middle School seventh and eighth grade volleyball teams became silver division conference champions recently

  • Let's play ball!
  • LMS makes it to Kentucky...
  • Knights face Nelson County in...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports Correspondent

    The Marion County Knights hit the tennis courts on March 28 against the Nelson County Cardinals.
    The boys team fell in their matches 3-2, while the girls lost their match 5-0.
    For the boys, Marion County lost two singles matches and then secured a default. In doubles, Marion County secured a victory with a team consisting of Colby Hood and Diego Reyes. They won the match 6-3 and 6-4. The other doubles team consisting of Bryce Spalding and Louis Obata lost 3-6 and 6-7.

  • Knights go 2 and 2 on the week

    By Gerard Flanagan

    Sports Correspondent

    The Marion County Knights’ play in the Green County Wooden Bat Invitational was delayed after their scheduled game against Pulaski County on March 31 was rained out. Depsite that, the Knights were still in action this week against the Atherton Rebels on March 28, the Thomas Nelson Generals on March 29, the Holy Cross Cougars on April 1, and the Warren East Raiders on April 2.

  • Knights take 3 out of 4 games...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports Correspondent
    The Marion County Lady Knights began their week on March 28 when they went on the road to play the Thomas Nelson Generals.
    The Lady Knights came away with an 8-0 victory.
    Pitcher Haley Mattingly recorded 16 strikeouts and also gave up only one hit in a shutout effort; she also retired the first nine batters she saw in the game. Senior Kylie Benningfield also had a solid game from the plate, going 3-4 and hitting an RBI. She also recorded a run.

  • Hitting the mark


  • New coach to hire new staff

    Marion County High School’s football team not only has a new head coach, but it will soon have an entirely new coaching staff.
    Word on the street is that Allen Harmon, who officially began his new position at MCHS on March 28, fired all of the coaches from the 2015 season.
    But, according to Harmon, that’s not true.
    “I spoke with pretty much all the coaches and offered them other opportunities within the program,” he said. “I did not come in and completely fire the staff.

  • BASEBALL: Knights beat Pulaski,...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports correspondent

    The Marion County Knights took home a 7-4 win at the Pulaski County Maroons on March 21.
    The Knights were helped by three errors committed by Pulaski County in the top of the first as they jumped out to the early lead. Marion County's only hit of the opening inning came when Luke Thomas' bunt stayed just inside fair territory.