Today's Sports

  • Hike and Bike event was windy...

    Saturday morning the annual Hike and Bike event was held at Graham Memorial Park in Lebanon. Despite cold and wet weather conditions, the turnout for the race was impressive. Nearly 70 runners and a handful of bikes began and completed the 5K/10K course that began and ended at the park.
    Family Bike & Hike 2011 results in descending order with name, age and time are:
    • Dale Daugherty, 42, 19:20.8
    •Joe Pat Cecil, 39, 22:13.8
    • Shelly Peterson, 35, 24:29.4
    • Otha Allen, 59, 26:10.3
    • Dalton Riggs, 12, 28:53.5

  • Champs
  • MCHS boys place second, girls...

    The Marion County Knights and Lady Knights track and field teams had a good showing at the Green County All-Comers meet held Thursday night. Overall, the boys team won second place with 124 points behind only Green County (162 points), and the girls’ team placed third with 81 points behind LaRue County (122 points) and Green County (143 points).
    “I am very proud of the effort I am getting from the kids,” Head Coach Robby Peterson said.

  • Lady Knights split week

    The Marion County Lady Knights tennis team was able to compete in two matches last week with one against Fort Knox being cancelled due to rain. Marion County played Taylor Wednesday on the road (make-up match from Monday) and took on Central Hardin Thursday at home. The Lady Knights were able to defeat Taylor County 4-1, but were defeated by Central Hardin 1-4.

  • Knights drop two

    The Marion County Knights tennis team lost both of their matches last week, losing to Taylor County on Wednesday and Central Hardin on Thursday. Rain canceled their match against Fort Knox on Tuesday. In each of the matches, the Knights were defeated 3-2.

  • Gootee gets turkey
  • Gadgets can be helpful outdoors



  • Lady Knights lose to Central...

    The Marion County Lady Knights softball team was scheduled to play three games last week. However, due to the rainy weather conditions, the Lady Knights were only able to play one game, last Wednesday night against Central Hardin on the road. Marion County couldn’t put a run on the scoreboard, and Central Hardin defeated the Lady Knights by a score of 5-0, taking the team’s record to 6-4.  Head Coach Trent Milby stated that their pitcher was hittable.
    “We just didn’t get hits when people were on base,” he said.

  • Knights suffer two district loses

    The Marion County Knights baseball team dropped two games last week, losing to district rivals Adair County and Campbellsville. Although both games were played at Dave Hourigan Field, the Knights couldn’t manage to pull out the victories, taking their overall record to 5-6 and their district record to 0-2.

    At home vs. Campbellsville...
    The Knights baseball team took on Campbellsville Thursday. The Knights could only manage one run on four hits, while allowing Campbellsville to pick up six runs on eight hits. Marion County lost the game 6-1.

  • Cheerleading coaches needed at...

    Marion County High School has openings for cheerleading coaches. Experience with cheerleading and leadership roles is essential. Contact Stacey Hall at Marion County High School if interested, (270) 692-6066.