The Marion County Lady Knights entered the fray guns blazing as they opened a double header against the visiting North Hardin Trojans on Feb. 16. Marion County fell to the Trojans 65-59 in overtime.
“It turned out to be a great game between two competitive teams,” Lady Knights Coach Anthony Epps said in an email after the game. “I like the way our team battled, and you have to give North credit for battling as well.”
The Marion County Aquaknights swam at their regional meet at Elizabethtown High School on Feb. 16.
The girls 200 yard medley relay team and the boys 400 yard freestyle relay team turned in Marion County’s best performances of the meet. Both finished 13th.
The girls 200 yard medley relay finish their race in 2:15.98. Sophomore Laua Rice, eighth grader Andy O’Daniel, junior Lindsey Buckman, and sophomore Chelsie Wright swam that race for Marion County.
Our bodies are miraculous machines. To think, though we are fragile creatures, our complex structures make us capable of so much.
This year’s Winter Olympics are a prime example of what the human body can or cannot do.
As I watched the athletes cut through the snow like a blade through white fluff, or glide across the ice like a jet aircraft, I was reminded that while we are capable of some pretty ugly deeds, we are also capable of some beautiful ones too.
The 20th District tournament is just a week away, and the games will be played at the Roby Dome.
Campbellsville was originally set to host this year’s tournament, but a broken water pipe forced the tournament to be moved.
On Feb. 25, the Lady Knights will begin their fight by hosting the Campbellsville Lady Eagles (3-21). It will be the third time the teams have met this season. The Lady Knights crushed the Lady Eagles 67-17 and 58-18 in both prior games.
Experience Turtleman, Ernie Brown Jr. of Animal Planet’s “Call of the Wildman”, in his hometown following the first annual Turtleman Trek 5K. This timed footrace will take you by several of the official Turtleman Trek locations, sites where episodes of “Call of the Wildman” were filmed.
First, I need to tell you all about the Delta Waterfowl Banquet coming up at 5 p.m. Saturday. in Floral Hall at the Marion County Fairgrounds. The meal will be at 6:30 p.m., which will give you plenty of time to play the games, buy some raffle tickets and bid on some items.
You’ll also meet some outstanding guys and maybe hear some interesting stories, some of which might be true. Ya don’t think the only tall tales are told by anglers do ya?