Today's Sports

  • Cross country team competes in...

    By Bailey Foxworth
    Sports correspondent

    Marion County Cross Country made their season debut Tuesday, Sept. 15, at the Taylor County All Comers Meet in Campbellsville. The Knights placed 2nd of two teams with a score of 38, and the Lady Knights ran uncontested as a team, scoring 15 points.

  • Golf: Knights have tough outing...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports correspondent

    The Marion County Knights traveled to the Green County Country Club on Sep. 14 to participate in the Heartland Conference Tournament. 
    The Knights had a rough outing in the match, finishing fourth. 
    "It was a rough outing," Knights Coach Chad Spalding said. "We did not perform well at all." 

  • Working the Puzzle for Autism...

    Kroger recently held the Working the Puzzle For Autism Charity Softball Tournament.

  • Girls soccer team still working...

    By Bailey Foxworth
    Sports correspondent

    Marion County Girls Soccer lost another two games last week at home against Nelson County and Warren Central.
    The Lady Knights lost to the Lady Cardinals by mercy rule (0-10) on Wednesday, Sept. 16.
    On Saturday, Sept. 19, the Lady Knights were defeated by the Lady Spartans 0-6.
    The Lady Knights remain in last place in both the region and the district, but are continuing to gain experience with each game.

  • Industrial Basketball Tourney is...

    The Lebanon Elementary Family Resource Center will be hosting its annual Industrial Basketball Tournament at Lebanon Middle School during the Thanksgiving weekend of Nov. 27-29.
    The tournament is normally played during the Christmas holiday break, but has been pushed up a month to accommodate scheduled maintenance on the Lebanon Middle School gym floor.

  • The Game Plan - Sept. 23 edition

    Thursday, Sept. 24
    CROSS COUNTRY - Marion Co. at the Taylor Co. All-Comers meet
    GOLF - Nelson Co. at Knights
    SOCCER - Barren Co at Knights, 7:30 p.m.
    Lady Knights at Ft. Knox, 7:30 p.m.
    VOLLEYBALL - Lady Knights at Taylor Co, 5:30 p.m.

    Monday, Sept. 28
    SOCCER - Casey Co at Lady Knights, 6 p.m.
    VOLLEYBALL - Lady Knights at Thomas Nelson, 7:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, Sept. 29
    GOLF - Knights at regional tournament, TBA
    SOCCER - Knights at Elizabethtown, 7 p.m.

  • Soccer: Knights take third in...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports correspondent

    The Marion County Knights traveled on Sept. 8 to play the Hart County Raiders.
    The Knights pulled out a victory, 8-2.
    “We played very, very well and I was pleased with the game,” Knights Coach Greg Conley said.
    For the Knights (6-4), Dalton Hammond, Alan Guzman, Blake Thompson and Kelly Mattingly scored one goal apiece. Colby Hood and Dylan Bradshaw scored two goals apiece. Guzman also had four assists.

  • Golf: Marion County collects two...

    By Gerard Flanagan
    Sports correspondent

    Now entering the latter half of the season, the Marion County Knights hosted the Adair County Indians on Sept. 8 and hosted the Washington County Commanders two days later on Sept. 10.
    The Knights pulled out victories in both contests.  
    Against Adair County, the Knights won 172-178.
    “It’s the first time we’ve beaten Adair County in about five years,” Knights Coach Chad Spalding said.

  • Soccer: Lady Knights still...

    By Bailey Foxworth
    Sports correspondent

    The Lady Knights Girls Soccer Team continued a rough season on Tuesday, Sept. 8, and again on Saturday, Sept. 12, when they lost to Danville and LaRue County, bringing their season record to 0-7.
    The Lady Knights lost by mercy rule to Danville (10-0), but only allowed the LaRue County Lady Hawks two goals, losing 2-0. The two-goal loss was the smallest deficit the Lady Knights have seen so far this season, a great improvement from their 10-0 loss to Danville.

  • Why take the easy route?

    By Gerard Flanagan

    Sports correspondent

    Life, like sports, has its share of bumps in the road and its share of curveballs that throw you off your feet. You might not get that promotion. This certain girl may not like you back. In sports, maybe you lost on a last second touchdown, or things aren’t looking good for your team.