Today's Sports

  • All Fired Up About Baseball 5K...

    Support the Marion County High School baseball team by participating in the All-Fired Up About Baseball 5K Run/Walk on March 17.

  • BOYS BASKETBALL: Indians knock...

    CAMPBELLSVILLE — Marion County was fired up heading into its third matchup with Adair County, hoping to finally knock off the Indians and get a berth in the regional tournament at the Roby Dome. Standing in their way was a dynamic freshman, a stealthy veteran and their supporting cast.
    They have struck once again and dashed the Knights’ hope for a run to the regional crown in an 86-76 triumph on Feb. 21 in the 20th District Tournament at Campbellsville High School, knocking Marion County out of postseason play.

  • The Game Plan - Feb. 28, 2018

    March 2
    Fifth Region Tournament semifinals(at Central Hardin High School), 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

    March 3
    Fifth Region Tournament championship game(at Central Hardin High School), 7:30 p.m.


  • Scandal, cash and cover-ups

    Money talks and you know what walks.

  • GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Eagles...

    CAMPBELLSVILLE — With a few minutes still left to play, the Campbellsville bench started clapping and jumping up and down in celebration. The moment the final buzzer sounded, the Campbellsville bench and student section spilled onto the court to celebrate.
    Finally, to wrap up a stellar night for the Lady Eagles, Campbellsville Athletic Director Tim Davis presented the district championship trophy to the Lady Eagles after they defeated Marion County 51-41 Friday night, setting off one last celebration before the district champions cut down the nets.

  • Vaught’s Views: Losing record...

    By Larry Vaught

    Vic Schaefer thought Mississippi State had a good defensive plan to stop Maci Morris, Kentucky’s leading scorer. He felt like the Bulldogs, who finished Southeastern Conference play unbeaten and are considered the team to beat for the national title, made Morris work for any shot she got.
    Yet in Sunday’s regular-season final, Morris still went 8-for-15 from the field and had 22 points for Kentucky. It was her sixth straight game with 20 or more points, something no other UK player had ever done.

  • BOYS BASKETBALL: Knights blow...

    Grand finale indeed.
    On Senior Night Thursday, Marion County sent its senior out in the best way possible, crushing the Beth Haven Bearcats 83-31.
    Next stop? Adair County in the district tournament. Win and you live. Lose and you’re done.
    Senior Lez Means scored 17 points and hit 3-6 threes. Senior Luke Thomas had 10 points and tied a career-high with five steals and fellow senior Connor Higdon had four points and rebounds.

  • The Game Plan - Feb. 21, 2018

    Feb. 21
    20th District Tournament
    Knights vs. Adair County (at Campbellsville High School), 7 p.m.

    Feb. 23
    20th District Tournament
    Championship game (at Campbellsville High School), 7 p.m.

    Feb. 24
    20th District Tournament
    Championship game (at Campbellsville High School), 7 p.m.

    Feb. 26-March 3

  • One and not done

    In 2005, the NBA had a problem on its hands.
    A steady stream of high school players were jumping into the NBA, only to flame out and become a bust. This was bad for the game. Players with potential were spoiling their chance at stardom and the league was losing talented players who just weren’t ready for the pro game.

  • GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Knights...

    Dailyn Spalding had 13 points and four Lady Knights pulled down four rebounds to end the regular season with a 52-30 win over the Frederick Douglass Broncos on Thursday at the Roby Dome on Senior Night.
    “We really had balanced scoring and we handled the ball well,” Coach Kelly Wood said. “We kept a lead for most of the game. We didn’t give anything back.”
    Jayla Cowherd, Leah Hazelwood, Carrington McKay and Tanika Williams all hauled in four rebounds. Katie Mattingly and Spalding had three rebounds.