Articles By: Janae Rempel

Marion sweeps Rural Vista to conclude Cougar Classic

Marion swept Rural Vista in its final games of the Cougar Classic Saturday. The girls won, 49-42. The boys won, 62-53. Girls—The Marion girls’ basketball team won the Cougar Classic tournament Saturday with a 49-42 victory over Rural Vista. But the Warriors endured a slow start offensively, allowing the Heat to claim an early lead. When Marion made just one […]

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Marion splits games with Centre on Day 2 of Cougar Classic

Marion split two games with Centre Friday on Day 2 of the Cougar Classic tournament. The girls won, 59-31. The boys lost, 77-71. Girls—Marion rolled to a 59-31 victory over host Centre Friday in Game 2 of the Cougar Classic. Kourtney Hansen paved the way for the Warriors with 26 points, including 13 in the first period to contribute to […]

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Marion wins first games of Cougar Classic

Marion kicked off the Cougar Classic tournament Thursday with a pair of victories. The girls defeated Wakefield, 47-29. The boys defeated Solomon, 72-57. Girls—The Marion girls opened play in the Cougar Classic tournament with a 47-29 victory over Wakefield Thursday. Kourtney Hansen scored eight points in the first quarter to lead Marion to a 15-4 lead by the first break. […]

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MHS wrestlers fifth at Halstead

MHS wrestlers fifth at Halstead

Marion’s Ethan Darnall, battling in the 132-pound lcass, grapples with his opening opponent before pinning him. He finished second in his weight class with a 3-1 record. Propelled by two first-place medalists and a second-place finisher, Marion tied for fifth place among 22 teams competing at the Halstead Invitational Friday and Saturday. Marion scored 106.5 points to tie with Remington […]

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MHS girls win two more HOA games

MHS girls win two more HOA games

Gerald Wiens photo<p>Marion’s Corinna Crab elevates for a lyaup during the Warriors’ home game on Friday against Bennington. The Warriors were victorious, 36-25, and improved to 7-2 for the season and 3-0 in the HOA. The Marion girls’ basketball team earned two Heart of America wins last week to improve to 3-0 in league play, 7-2 overall. Bennington—Marion defeated the […]

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Warrior boys fall to Bennington, 54-47

The Marion boys’ basketball team split two Heart of America games last week, moving to 1-2 in league play, 3-6 overall. Bennington—Marion suffered a 54-47 defeat to the Bulldogs Friday. Marion trailed, 9-7 after one quarter, as Evann Heidebrecht drained a three-pointer, and Zachary Stuch­lik and Blaine Mermis each made two-point baskets. By halftime, however, Marion had taken a 22-21 […]

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Marion splits games with Bennington

The Marion basketball teams split games with Bennington Friday. The girls won, 35-25. The boys lost, 54-47. Girls—Marion defeated Bennington Friday, 35-25. The Warriors claimed a narrow, 8-7 lead through one quarter of play. Alli Molleker led all scorers in the period with four points. In the second quarter, Kourtney Hansen almost singlehandedly contributed to Marion’s scoring column, exploding with […]

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Palic leads MHS wrestlers with 2nd-place medal at Norton

Marion’s 12 wrestlers finished 12th of 19 teams participating in Norton’s J.R. Durham Invitational Friday and Saturday. The Warriors scored 51 points. Manhattan won with 170.5 followed by Garden City (158). “At Norton, like always, the competition was amazing,” coach Tyler McMich­ael said. “There were a lot of ranked wrestlers from all different classes. Going to Norton is a very […]

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Marion teams sweep Remington

The Marion basketball teams swept Remington on the road Tuesday. The girls won, 42-29. The boys won, 44-34. Girls—Having lost to Remington earlier in the season, Marion emerged victorious in Tuesday’s league contest by a 42-29 score. The Warriors lost a non-league matchup to the Broncos the first week of December, 42-35. Aided by a three-pointer and a pair of […]

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Marion splits games with Ell-Saline

The Marion basketball teams split their first games of 2018 Friday at Ell-Saline. The girls earned a convincing, 49-24, victory, while the boys suffered a 43-42 defeat. Girls—Marion defeated Ell-Saline, 49-24, Friday to kick-off the New Year. By the end of the first quarter, the Warriors had built a 12-4 advantage, scoring half of their points at the free-throw line. […]

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