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Today's Sports

  • Correction - Athletes of the Year

    In the 2011 Athletes of the Year section, there were some inaccuracies in the girls golf story featuring Amy Brown. It was reported that Brown had become the first Marion County High School female golfer to qualify for state level competition in back-to-back seasons. Actually, several other female golfers from Marion County High School have qualified for the state tournament, in two or more consecutive seasons.

  • Lady Bug is all fun and Games

    By Nathaniel Bryan
    Landmark News Service

    As a 37-year-old mom of two with a full-time job, Elizabethtown’s Beverly Games doesn’t play as much golf as she’d like.
    When she does play, like she did June 25 in the 50th Lady Bug Invitational at Elizabethtown Country Club, Games likes what she sees.
    Games shot a 69 for a four-stroke win in the 44-player field - one more than competed earlier in the week in the Women’s Kentucky State Amateur in Murray.

  • The Overstreets love the game

    For Troy and Paula Overstreet, Little League is truly a way of life.
    They are involved in the Little League programs at both Graham Memorial Park and in Bradfordsville. They coach, they help with bookkeeping, and they even help prepare fields for play.
    They do it all.

  • Bell is arrested

     

     

  • The Lanham's life revolves...

    Neil and Jackie Lanham are deeply involved in the Marion County Little League program. The duties are numerous, and they often work long hours just to get everything finished. The Lanham’s have three children, all of which either have or currently are participating in the Little League programs.
    The oldest, 15-year-old Clay, played two years of tee-ball, three years of minor league, two years of 9-10-year-old league, four years of 11-12-year-old league, and played five years of All-Stars.

  • 9-10 All-Stars win two games

    The Marion County 9-and-10-year-old All-Star softball team played Adair County in their second game of the district tournament Sunday at Idle Hour Park in Washington County. A win would assure them a chance to compete in the final game of the tournament, which was held on Tuesday night. The Marion County team once again run ruled their opponents in four innings, keeping them undefeated in the tournament at 2-0, and giving them the opportunity to compete in the finals.

  • Youth Center hosts Dirt Bowl 2011

    Thirteen teams competed in the second annual Dirt Bowl basketball tournament held at Cleaver Court Saturday. The event was hosted by the Marion County Youth Center as a fundraiser. Participation was free to players ages 8-18, and teams from Marion County and Nelson County participated in the tournament. The first and second place finishers in each division received trophies. The tournament was double elimination, and began at 11 a.m. and wrapped up at approximately 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

  • 11-12 All-Stars are undefeated

    The Marion County 11-and-12-year-old All-Star softball team played their second game of the district tournament at Idle Hour Park in Washington County Sunday. Their opponents were from Adair County. The youngsters leaped out to an early lead in the game and never looked back, using both solid offense and defense to take away a 13-3 victory, putting the team in the final game of the district tournament Tuesday night. After this game, the team holds a 2-0 record.

  • Volleyball Camp
  • Minor League