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    The Marion County Lady Knights wrapped up a perfect 39-0 season by winning the 2013 state championship.

    Marion County defeated the Notre Dame Pandas in the Girls Sweet 16 final, 52-36.

    Marion County High School Principal Stacy Hall said a welcome home celebration has been scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at the Roby Dome.

    Here is a recap of the game:

  • Lady Knights will take on Notre...

    In one of the better games of the tournament so far, the Lady Pandas from Notre Dame made nearly all their free throws down the stretch to defeat Manual 64-60 in the second semifinal game of the Sweet 16.  Notre Dame has now advanced to the state championship game and will play Marion County tonight at 8:00 PM central time or 9:00 PM eastern time. 

  • Marion County to face Notre Dame...

    The Marion County Lady Knights (38-0) will face the 9th Region champion Notre Dame Pandas (29-5) for the state championship in the 2013 Girls Sweet 16 at 9 p.m. Eastern time/8 p.m. Central time in Diddle Arena in Bowling Green.

    Marion County has rolled through its first three opponents in this year's Sweet 16. The Lady Knights are averaging 69 points per game and allowing 41.3 points. Notre Dame is averaging 56.3 points per game in the state tournament, while allowing 50.7 points.


  • Marion County defeats Anderson...
  • Lady Knights defeat Montgomery...

    After defeating Bowling Green in their opening round game, the Marion County Knights will now take on 10th region champs Montgomery County in the quarterfinals.  The Lady Indians are 29-6 after a 60-49 win over Ashland Blazer in their opening round game.  Montgomery County has suffered a 32 point loss to Mercy early in the year, a loss to Newport Central Catholic, a pair of losses to Madison Central, a loss to Anderson County, and now have avenged a loss to Ashland Blazer. 

  • Lady Knights defeat Bowling...

    In the opening game of the 2013 KHSAA Sweet 16 girls' basketball tournament, the Marion County Lady Knights will take on the Bowling Green Lady Purples.  Check back here for live updates as the game is in progress.  Tip-off for the game is scheduled for 12:00 PM central time or 1:00 PM eastern time.

    Both teams have taken the floor to warm up.  22:00 until tipoff.

    Starting lineups are finished.  Tipoff just moments away.

    Marion County controls the tip, and we are underway.

  • Follow the Lady Knights in the...

    If you aren’t able to make to Diddle Arena for the Marion County Lady Knights game today, you can still follow the game in other ways.

  • Knights win opening scrimmage

    The Marion County Knights baseball team played and won their opening contest of the season Saturday. The scrimmage against Hart County was scheduled to take place Friday at Marion County, but due to poor field conditions it was moved back a day and was moved to Hart County.  
    Neither team was able to score in the opening inning. Marion County once again failed to score in the top of the second inning. Hart County managed to push a run across in the bottom of the second inning off of a hit, a sacrifice, and an error to lead 1-0 after two innings.  

  • New faces highlight 2013 track...

    Under the direction of second year Head Coach Keith Brown, the Marion County High School track team is looking forward to welcoming some new faces to the squad.
    “Seniors Satchel Tatum, Morgan Avritt and Madison Avritt along with junior Samaad Bouie have joined the team and looked impressive in the early workouts,” Brown said.  

  • Knights looking for good net play

    The Marion County Knights and Lady Knights tennis teams are looking forward to their seasons.
    “I am optimistic about the upcoming season as we return many of the players from last year’s regional championship team,” second year boys coach Landon Williams said. “Because of last year’s success, we will have several opportunities throughout the regular season to match up with the top talent in the state. As long as we don’t get discouraged, the schedule will help us improve and get after some people during the regional tournament.”