Today's Sports

  • Lady Knights outlast Lady Titans

    The Marion County High School Lady Knights opened with a slow start but used a big second and third quarter to squash Mercer County High School in the first game of the Lady Admirals Tournament in Danville on Friday night. 

    Trailing 8-6 after one quarter, the Lady Knights turned up the intensity and the pressure. They led 30-21 at half time,  after a 24-point second quarter. 

  • Knights fall to West Jessamine

             The Marion County Knights suffered their second loss in as many days in the Jessamine County Invitational against host team West Jessamine on Friday night in Nicholasville.

    Down by only two at half time, the Knights collapsed in the fourth quarter and lost 78-60. 

  • Knights run out of chances


    The Marion County Knights missed shot after shot in the paint on their way to a 67-61 loss against a beatable Frankfort High School team. 

    The Knights shot horrendously from the floor but remained within reach the entire game. 

  • George returns to the sidelines

    Dennis George is no stranger to the sidelines. He began his coaching career as a sophomore in high school with the St. Augustine Cardinals basketball team. He continued on for several years there, ending his tenure there around the same time as former Marion County High School athletes Patrick Campbell and Matthew Thomas were finishing up at St. A.

  • Tis the season for tournaments

    The Knights and Lady Knights travel to tournaments over the weekend, facing a bevy of opponents.

    Both teams started their week against Green County in a double header at the Roby Dome. Results were not known at press time but can be found at www.lebanonenterprise.com.    

    The Knights travel to West Jessamine High School for the Jessamine County Invitational that tips off on Thursday night. The boys won't begin play until Friday at 8 p.m., when they face Frankfort High School.

  • Lady Knights go 2-0 for the week

    The Marion County High School Lady Knights basketball team wasted no time against the Washington County Lady Commanders on Friday night during their home opener at the Roby Dome.

    Washington County came within one point at 5-4 with 3:35 to play in the first quarter but they would never threaten the Lady Knights lead again. The quick and feisty Lady Knights spent the next four minutes going on a 14-0 run to put them up 19-4 early in the second quarter. The Lady Knights never let off the gas after that, extending the lead to 19 points at halftime.

  • Freshmen, JV Knights, Lady...

    The Marion County junior varsity and freshmen Knights and Lady Knights basketball teams continued their seasons last week.

    The junior varsity Knights beat Washington County on the road. The Knights outlasted the Commanders 53-25. Brian Loper led the way for Knights with 15 points. Marquise Douglas and Justin Price added 11 points apiece. Josh Brockman and Dalton Mills both added five points. Valis Mudd had four and Kendrick Knopp had three.  

    Marion           14  11  14  14  --  53

  • Miles honored, Bullitt East...

    Marion County High School's Eric Miles was honored on Saturday at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium during the Class 4A KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl.

    Miles was previously named co-player of the year in the district from the Kentucky Football Coaches Association, sharing the honors with North Bullitt's Dalton Cissell, one of the state's leading running backs.

    He received the award at halftime of the Bullitt East and Bell County game.

  • Lady Knights outgun Washington...

     Bre Elder led the way for the Lady Knights against Washington County on Friday at the Roby Dome. 

    Elder picked up 22 points with her gritty play in the post. No other Lady Knight scored in double figures. 

    Check Wednesday's print edition for more details and statistics. 

  • Knights roll 71-47

     Chris Southall led the way for the Marion Count Knights as they beat Washington County 71-47 on Friday night at the Roby Dome. 

    Southall had 17 points while Derrick Cissell added 11. D.J. Hall and Deshawn Douglas added 10 apiece. 

    Marion County play East Jessamine on Saturday at Garrard County High School. Check out Wednesday's print edition for more details and statistics.