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Today's Sports

  • Tonight's state tourney...

    The Kentucky Little League state tournament games scheduled for tonight have been postponed due to storms.

    The tournament is being played in Prestonsburg. Marion County's 11-12 baseball team was scheduled to play Knox County tonight, but that game has been rescheduled for Wednesday.

    As a result of the delay, the state semifinals will be played Thursday and the finals are scheduled for Friday.
     

  • Marion County 11-12 Year Old All...

    The Marion County 11-12 year old all-star team headed to Prestonsburg on Saturday to play their first game of the 2012 Kentucky State Little League Tournament.  In their first game of pool play, Marion County easily defeated Anderson County 10-0 in five innings.  Marion County will continue pool play tomorrow evening when they take on Fleming- Neon at 7:00 P.M.  (Read more) 

  • State Bound

  • Boys 9-10 All-Stars runners-up...

    The boys 9- and 10-year-old Marion County All-Stars played in the district championship game against Campbellsville Monday of last week where they had a chance to win and force an if-necessary game the next night. However, the locals fell short, losing the game by a final score of 8-6, taking away their hopes of advancing to the state tournament in Prestonsburg.

    Campbellsville 8, Marion County 6

  • Little League success

  • Game Plan, July 18

    July 21-26
    Baseball
    Boys Little League All-Star State Tournament at Prestonsburg

  • State Champs!

    The girls 9- and 10-year-old Marion County All-Star team made history by becoming the first All-Star softball team to win the state championship, bringing home a banner to Marion County. The team advanced to the state championship game by going 2-1 in pool play, only losing to North Oldham.  However, in the championship game of the tournament, the locals would defeat North Oldham by a final score of 2-1 to take home the crown.

  • Parade honoring 9-10 state...

    A celebratory parade for the state championship 9-10-year-old girls All-Star softball team is planned for July 19. The parade will begin at Marion County High School at 6 p.m. before concluding at Lebanon Elementary School. Everyone is invited to come out and show their support for the team.

  • Voice of the basketball Knights...

    Since 1987, Jerry Reynolds has announced boys basketball games at Marion County High School. During the past 26 seasons, Reynolds has seen a lot of basketball and two teams he remembers the most during his tenure.
    "The 1992 and 1993 teams stand out in my mind because they went to state," he said. "In 1992, we went to the state for the first time in school history, and in 1993, we won the state championship. It just doesn't get any better than that."

  • Preparation important for a...

    As I prepare to write this week’s article I can’t help but think that the “getting’ ready” i.e. Planning, projecting and just dreaming, about any activity is almost as exciting as performing the activity itself.
    Case in point: Duck and goose hunting!
    I just found out I (we) have an “in” at Ballard County this fall. So here it is the middle of July and I’m thinking about our new place to hunt in December!