Today's Sports

  • School records fall

    The Marion County Lady Knights varsity basketball team traveled to Georgetown Jan. 24 to play the Scott County Lady Cardinals. Coming off a lackluster 36-point performance in a loss to Withrow, Ohio, the Lady Knights exploded for 30 points in the opening frame on their way to a rout of Scott County by a final score of 84-47.

  • Knights crush Nelson County

    The Marion County Knights varsity basketball team hosted Nelson County at the Roby Dome Thursday night. After coming off a 30-point loss to the hands of Collins just two days earlier, the Knights were looking to bounce back. The first quarter did not start the way Marion County wanted it to as they found themselves in a 10-point hole. However, from the start of the second quarter on, the Knights were in complete control and went on to win by final score of 82-54.

  • Lady Knights runner-up in LIT

    The Marion County Lady Knights traveled to Bellarmine University this past weekend to compete in the L.I.T., taking on Christian Academy in their first game of the tournament. Marion County was able to get going early and went on to easily defeat the Lady Centurions by a final score of 69-54 to advance to the semi-finals. The Lady Knights were led by junior Makayla Epps who scored a game high 23 points.  

  • Trophy deer: Cox

    Stuart Cox bagged this 9-point buck in Marion County on Jan. 12, 2012 with a bow.

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  • Marion County fifth-graders win...

    The Marion County 5th Grade Basketball team captured another tournament title on Jan. 22, at the Eagle Classic in Campbellsville. The team went 5-0 on the weekend, finally defeating the Kentucky Badcats in the Championship game. Members of the team are pictured, front row from left DeJhon Irvin, DeSean Taylor, Dontey Cowherd, Bailey Gardner, Owen Mattingly, Travis Wiser, and Trevor Douglas; back row from left, are coaches Daniel Wiser and John Mattingly. This team continues to seek sponsorship to play. If your business is interested in a sponsorship, please call (270) 940-0290.

  • Local girls cheers with UK dance...

    Mia Mattingly performed with the University of Kentucky Dance Team Jan. 22 for UK Dance Day during halftime of the UK basketball game against Florida Sunday, Jan 22.

  • Middle school cheerleaders...

    The St. Charles Middle School cheerleaders competed in the Battle of the Bluegrass held Jan 14 at Tates Creek High School in Lexington. They received second place. The coaches of the squad are Amy Mattingly and Sara Buckman.

  • Lady Knights Defeat Hart County

    The Marion County Lady Knights traveled to Munfordville on Monday night to take on the Lady Raiders of Hart County.  Marion County scored the first nine points of the game, and never looked back.  Hart County cut the lead to 11 points early in the fourth quarter, but the Lady Knights used a 14-0 run to seal the victory.  With the win, the Lady Knights now have won at least 20 games in each of the past six seasons.


    MCHS     20     20     14     16 - 70

  • State tourney draws held

    The draws for positions in the state tournaments were held recently. 

    Girls Region 5 vs. Region 8     Thursday @ 2:30 P.M. (EST)     Diddle Arena

    Boys Region 5 vs. Region 15   Thrusday @ 8:00 P.M. (EST)     Rupp Arena

  • Lady Knights Take Runner-up in...

    After defeating Christian Academy to advance to the semi-finals of the LIT, the Lady Knights took on Mercy.  After jumping out of the gate early, Marion County controlled the tempo in much of the first half.  Mercy would make some runs, but would only lead briefly on two occasions.  The Lady Knights would win 55-43 to advance to the finals to take on DuPont Manual.


    Mercy     9     17     9     8  -  43