High School Sports

  • Robinson steps down as cross country coach

    After one season at the helm, Dallas Robinson has stepped down as the head coach for the cross country team at Marion County High School.
    Robinson’s resignation was effective June 13. He could not be reached for comment as of press time.
    Robinson replaced Sherbie King, who stepped down as the cross country team’s coach in May of last year. King said his resignation was due to health issues.

  • BASEBALL: Marion County’s own Travis Wiser plays in East/West All-Star Game

    Travis Wiser can add another accomplishment to an already decorated and successful baseball career at Marion County High School.

    Wiser, who will be entering his senior year at Marion County High School, played in the Junior East/West All-Star Game on June 19 at Pleasure Ridge Park in Louisville. The game was put on by the Kentucky High School Baseball Coaches Association (KHSBCA).

    Wiser played on the West team, which lost in the game. Wiser went 1-2 with a single in the game.

  • TRACK AND FIELD: Johnson resigns as track coach

    There were two head coaches leading Marion County High School’s track and field team. Now there’s one.
    Daniel Johnson has stepped down as track coach after six seasons, officially submitting his resignation on June 4 to school officials at Marion County High School.
    Johnson sent the Enterprise a copy of his resignation letter, citing outside responsibilities as the reason he resigned.

  • TRACK AND FIELD: Lebanon native wins state title in track in Indiana

    Nicholas Ryan would not settle for a third place finish. That simply would not be good enough.
    With one final chance to get the coveted first place finish, Ryan started his run, went into the air and made the landing.
    At first, he wasn’t sure that jump would count. However, once he saw the white flag go up, he knew he had done what he came to do: win a state title.

  • SOFTBALL: Central Hardin defeats Lady Knights in region semifinals

    Sure, the Fifth Region Tournament was played on Marion County’s home field this year.
    However, no matter where the regional tournament is hosted, the road to the regional title seems to always run through Central Hardin.
    The Lady Bruins have made five straight regional title game appearances.
    Make that six.
    Emily Bryant and Peyton Beger both went yard in the first inning and Kaci Goedde shut out Marion County 5-0 on Friday in the regional tournament semifinals on Talley Field.

  • Queens of the Field

    Marion County’s game against the Thomas Nelson Generals in the regional tournament Monday was rained out in the second inning. They were scheduled to resume play Tuesday afternoon, weather permitting.


    Marion County knew another district title would not come easy. But, then again, the Lady Knights were in this same spot last season and came out with the W.

  • Season ends for Knights

    As the sun faded into the horizon on a warm May evening, so did a chance for Marion County to grab another district title.

    One run, then another and then another went up on the scoreboard. An untimely stretch in the fourth and fifth innings left the Knights reeling, searching and hoping for a response that might keep the season alive.

    It all came down to one last gasp, one last push to save the season. The bases were loaded. Two outs.

  • Sports Briefs
  • Spalding goes down in opening round at state meet

    It was a quick exit from the top stage in high school tennis for Bryce Spalding.

    Facing the toughest competition for high school tennis in Kentucky, Spalding took a 6-0, 6-0 loss to Campbell County’s Anderson McDowell at the state tennis meet at Shillito Park on May 17.

    The opening round loss ended Spalding’s season.