Articles By: Janae Rempel

Warrior golf team competes

Warrior Golf, combining Marion and Peabody-Burns golfers, competed at Central Christian’s meet at Carey Park Monday, where teams played 15 holes as three were under construction. Devin Soyez led the Warriors by carding a 91 to place 29th. Max Caldwell also shot a 91, placing 30th. Rowen Fey shot a 100 (40th) and Christian Becker 123 (49th). As a team, […]

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Palic, Dalrymple lead Marion boys at home meet

Tyler Palic highlighted Marion’s Central Kansas Track League meet Tues­day. Palic won the discus with a throw of 167 feet, 3 inches. He was second in the shot put (45-1.75). Noah Dalrymple turned in Marion’s only other top-three finish. He earned bronze in high jump (5-10). As a team, the boys finished fifth among a field of six with 32.5 […]

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Marion, Sedgwick split doubleheader

The Marion baseball team salvaged a split at Sedgwick Tuesday, moving to 5-1 in Heart of America league play and 8-2 overall. Marion lost Game 1, 8-7. The Warriors scored first with a one-hit, two-run third inning. Blaine Mermis hit a two-run single, and Marion scored two more runs off four hits in the fourth. But Sedgwick cut Marion’s lead […]

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MHS softball 6-0 in HOA after sweep

The Marion softball team improved to 6-0 in Heart of America league play with a sweep of Sedgwick Tuesday. The Warriors are 6-2 overall. Marion came from behind to win Game 1, 8-7. The Warriors trailed, 7-6, heading into the final frame. After Chloe Burkholder led with a single, Bailey Baker was hit by a pitch. Alli Molleker singled to […]

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Marion baseball 7-1 after sweep of Moundridge

The Marion baseball team swept Moundridge in Thursday’s league doubleheader. Marion won Game 1, 16-5, in come-from-behind fashion. The Warriors scored two runs in the opening half-inning, but over the next three innings, Moundridge built a 5-3 lead. Marion jumped in front with a six-run fourth inning, highlighted by Blaine Mermis’ two-run double, then blew the game open with a […]

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Marion softball scores 35 runs in sweep

The Marion softball team scored 35 runs in a doubleheader sweep of Mound­ridge Thursday in two games rescheduled from Tuesday. “I felt like we were really putting the bat on the ball, so I was really pleased with our offensive push,” coach Jen­nifer Felvus said. “I think we allowed some things defensively that we shouldn’t have, but in the same […]

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Warrior golf opens its season at Herington

The Marion/Peabody-Burns golf team teed off its season April 3 at Herington. Rowen Fey led the team with an 18-hole score of 128, good for 28th among a field of 44 golfers. Max Caldwell shot a 131 (29th), Tabor Workman 140 (35th), Hap Wadel 146 (40th) and Chris­tian Becker 163 (43rd). As a team, Marion finished eighth with a score […]

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Marion track and field athletes claim gold medals at home debut

Two Marion track and field athletes earned gold medals at the Marion Relays Thursday. The meet was originally scheduled for Friday but moved up a day because of the weather forecast. Coach Grant Thierolf said he was pleased with his team’s effort, especially for the first meet of the year. “I thought our kids performed pretty well,” Thierolf said. “It […]

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Growing stronger takes risk

Growing stronger takes risk

I like to think I’m learning to be brave. These last few months, I’ve branched out and done some things I normally wouldn’t do, like facilitating a small group and speaking to a classroom of middle school students. But I’m also learning something else about myself. I tend to only agree to try something if I have a fairly good […]

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Warrior baseball team off to a 5-1 start

Warrior baseball team off to a 5-1 start

Jaxton Tracy fires a pitch during Game 1 with Inman Thursday. Tracy earned the win in Marion’s 17-6 victory. The Marion baseball team picked up its first Heart of America league wins with a sweep of Inman Thursday, improving to 5-1 on the season. Inman—Marion earned a pair of run-rule victories over the Teutons Thursday. The Warriors won Game 1 […]

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