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Today's Sports

  • Fall 2012 Marion County Schools...

    Girls - September 26th
    Overall totals for the girls:
    1st place: Calvary Elementary
    2nd place: Glasscock Elementary
    3rd place: (tie) West Marion Elementary & Lebanon Elementary
    Decathalon:
    1st:  (tie) Jayla Cowherd, GES & Carly Jo Thomas, CES; 2nd: Anne Kate Hardin, LES; 3rd:  Leann Jones, WMES
    Cupstacking Relay:

  • Softball champs

    The Marion County 10U Sluggers won the 2012 Shelby Blast tournament recently, and they captured first place in the annual Labor Day softball tournament at Graham Memorial Park on Sept. 2.  Pictured, bottom row from left, are Jenna Cecil and Abby Scott; second row from left, Emily Helms, Maddie Pettus, Raily Jo Wright and Cassidy Logsdon; third row from left, Savannah Benningfield, Haily Mattingly, Savannah Johnson and Olivia Ford and back row, from left, assistant coaches Joe Fowler, Bobby Johnson, Tim Wright and Head Coach Eric Scott.
     

  • Baseball all-stars

    The Marion County eight and under All-Star baseball team concluded its season participating in the Nelson County tournament on Aug. 25-26. They finished the tournament with the second place trophy. Pictured, front row from left, are Will Knight, Aiden Wayland, Owen Cox, Elijah Livers, Reece Ward, Bailen Cull and Keegan Milby; second row from left, are Eli Nelson, Brice Pirkle, Marc Shewmaker, Moises Davenport and Grant Brown; back row from left, are coaches Johnny Nelson, Brian Pirkle, Chris Shewmaker and Matt Davenport.

  • Softball tourney winners

  • Turtle catcher

    Peyton Hughes, son of Sara A. Hughes, and the late SGT. Jonathan Adam Hughes, recently caught these turtles at a local pond in Springfield with the help of his Uncle Terry Harmon.

  • LHS Lettermen

  • SCC Athletic department to host...

    The inaugural St. Catharine College Athletics Golf Tournament will be held Saturday, Oct. 13, at Maywood Golf Course in Bardstown. Registration begins at noon with a shotgun start at 1 p.m.
    "We are excited about hosting this tournament for the first time," said St. Catharine College athletic director Mike Doig. "The money raised will be used for athletic projects on campus and for the further development of our overall athletic program."

  • MCHS Lady Knights Volleyball...

    On Tuesday night, the Marion County High School Lady Knights volleyball team defeated Taylor County in three straight sets to capture the 20th district title at Taylor County High School.  The team now has won the district in each of the last five seasons, and the win gives the team their seventh district title overall.  Seniors Kyvin Goodin-Rogers, Heather Roberts, and Katie McKinney were named to the all-tournament team.  The team will advance to regional competition which will be held at Marion County High School.  

  • More postseason talk

  • Record number of runners in 2012...

    Saturday's 2012 Farmers National Bank 5K Pokey Pig Run/Walk had 547 runners, easily surpassing the previous mark for the most participants the race has ever had. Nearly 200 more participants were in the 2012 field over last year.

    Runners were broken down into 20 different groups based on age groups. The overall winner of the race was 33-year-old Yasunori Wantanbe from Lebanon.  Wantanbe finished the course in 18:57.2. The first female to cross the finish line was 11-year-old Laurel Brahm. Brahm finished the course in 22:43.2, and was 27th overall.