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Today's Sports

  • Knights and Lady Knights face...

    After wrapping up tournament play, the Marion County Knights and Lady Knights basketball teams will resume district play with Campbellsville on Friday at the Roby Dome.

    The Knights faced West Jessamine and another opponent on the last two days of the KFC/Taco Bell Holiday Homecoming Classic.

  • Football coach suffers mild...

    Marion County High School football Head Coach Jeff Robbins reportedly suffered a mild heart attack on Christmas Eve.

    According to Marion County High School Principal Taylora Schlosser, Robbins suffered a mild heart attack and was still hospitalized as of Saturday afternoon.

    Bypass surgery has not been performed but Schlosser said a stent has been placed in his heart. Schlosser said as far as she knows, the heart attack will not effect his return to the classroom next semester. She said Robbins has been asking questions about football next season.

     

  • Lafayette, West Jessamine get...

    Doss's late arrival delayed the tip-off to the KFC / Taco Bell Holiday Tournament at the Roby Dome on Friday, but it didn't help the Dragons.

    Lexington Lafayette defeated Doss in the opening game of the tournament, and West Jessamine defeated Marion County (Tenn.) in the second game.

  • Lady Knights fare well in...

    After Sunday afternoon, the Lady Knights will have at least claimed second place in consecutive holiday tournaments.

    Trent Milby and the Lady Knights claimed second in the inaugural Lady Admirals Tournament in Danville, losing only to champion Tates Creek (4-5), a team that was winless going into the tournament.

    The Lady Knights were slated to play a team from Smith, Tenn. on Sunday afternoon at the Kentucky Bank Holiday Classic in Paris, Ky.

  • Linescores

    SATURDAY

    Marion County

    Youth Basketball League

    At Glasscock Elementary School

    10- & 11-Year-Old-Girls

    Liberty 18: Alli Ryan 1, Taylor Wade 7, Abby Thomas 6, Paige Cecil 1, Emily Ford 1, Adrienne Hill 1, Kenlee Stout 1.

    Monarchs 14: Breanna Downs 2, Chelsie Wright 5, Janell Hardy 5, Cassidy Cope 2.

    Sun 13: McKenzie Reynolds 6, Allison Buckman 2, Shaniqua Young 5.

    Mystics 12: Samantha Daugherty 2, Rae Mills 4, Katelyn Daugherty 2, Abby Miles 2, Abby Turner 2.

    10 & 11 Year Old Boys

  • North Hardin dominates Wanneroo

    Fifth Region contender North Hardin dominated the Wanneroo (Australia) Wolves in the last game Friday at the Roby Dome.

    The Trojans opened up with a 45-2 lead over the Wolves and never looked back.

    North Hardin  35  21  22  23 - 101

    Wanneroo        2    9   13    6 -   30

  • Knights beat Marion County (Tenn...

    Chris Southall atoned for missed free throws down the stretch earlier in the year Saturday night by draining four in the final minute against Marion County (Tenn.) to clench a 64-60 victory during the KFC/Taco Bell Holiday Homecoming Classic.

    Southall, named the player of the game afterwards, accounted for 24 of the Knights' points, 10 of which came in the crucial fourth quarter.

    The Knights held a 10-point lead early in the fourth quarter but watched as the Warriors chipped their way back into the game.

  • District play resumes this week

    Marion County and Campbellsville battle to resume 20th District play this week. The teams vie for the third seed in the district and a better seed in the end of season tournament.

    Adair County just wrapped up an appearance in the Republic Bank Holiday Classic at Lexington Catholic. They faced Madisonville-North Hopkins on Monday. They feature Jon Hood, a University of Kentucky recruit and a Mr. Basketball candidate. Results of that game were unknown at press time.

    Adair County resumes district play on Jan. 20 against Marion County.

  • Knights win one, lose three in...

    The Marion County Knights claimed seventh place in the Jessamine County Invitational on Saturday afternoon with a 61-48 win against Pineville at East Jessamine High School.

    The Knights (2-5) finally got a win against struggling Pineville (7-4), who had only lost one game and was on a six game win streak before entering the tournament.

    Marion County jumped out to a double-digit lead in the first half and maintained it through the second half, holding off Pineville in a battle of four seeds on the last day of play.

  • Knights, North Hardin in...

    The Marion County (Ky.) Knights defeated West Jessamine, 57-53, to earn a spot in the championship game of the KFC/Taco Bell Holiday Homecoming Classic at 9 p.m. tonight.

    The Knights will face North Hardin, which withstood a late rally by Doss, to win 48-43 in the last game Sunday night.

    Earlier in the day, Marion County (Tenn.) defeated Washington County, 81-72, and Lexington Lafayette beat the Wanneroo Wolves from Australia, 73-43.

    The schedule for Monday's games is as follows:

    3 p.m. (No. 3 seeds) Marion County (Tenn.) vs. Doss