Articles By: Janae Rempel

Warrior boys lose at Berean to complete league play

The Marion boys concluded Heart of America league play with a 53-38 loss to Berean Academy at home Friday. The game had been postponed twice because of weather. Marion built a 15-13 lead after the first quarter, led by Chase Stringer with five points. But Marion managed just five points in the second quarter—thanks to a 3-pointer by Zachary Stuchlik […]

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Marion boys end season with overtime loss to Inman

Marion boys end season with overtime loss to Inman

Zachary Stuchlik The Marion boys’ season came to a close Tuesday with a 64-60 overtime loss at Inman in the quarterfinals of the Class 2A Hillsboro substate. Marion had opportunities down the stretch but came up just short at the end of the extra period. The Warriors led a majority of the first three quarters of play, but momentum began […]

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Marion girls defeat Herington in 2A substate quarterfinals

Marion girls defeat Herington in 2A substate quarterfinals

Kourtney Hansen Marion defeated Herington, 40-24, Monday in the quarterfinals of the Class 2A substate tournament hosted by Hillsboro. When Marion shots refused to fall, the Warriors relied on their defense, which forced 28 Herington turnovers. Herington struggled from the field, too, and Marion took control from the start, building an 8-0 lead—thanks to four consecutive baskets by Kourtney Hansen. […]

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Marion splits games with Berean Academy

Marion split two games with Berean Academy Friday. The girls won, 36-35. The boys lost, 53-38. Girls—Marion defeated Berean Academy, 36-35, Friday at home in a game postponed twice because of weather. Marion trailed, 12-7, after the first quarter, and 18-14 at halftime. But the home team benefitted from a big third quarter, doubling its score and outscoring Berean, 14-9, […]

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Marion girls win twice, record climbs to 15-4

Marion girls win twice, record climbs to 15-4

Courtney Herzet splits a pair of Inman defenders during the first half of Tuesday’s game with Inman. Herzet scored six points in Marion’s 40-37 win. With two victories last week, the Marion girls’ basketball improved their record to 7-1 in Heart of America league play and 15-4 overall. Elyria Christian—Marion earned a non-league victory Friday, 47-29. The Warriors built a […]

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Warriors defeat Teutons but lose to Elyria, 61-49

Warriors defeat Teutons but lose to Elyria, 61-49

Sam Zinn shoots for two during the second half of Tuesday’s game with Inman. Zinn scored 12 points in Marion’s 58-53 win. The Marion boys’ basketball team split two games last week, winning a league contest over Inman Tuesday to improve to 3-5 in Heart of America play, then losing to Elyria Christian Friday. The Warriors are 8-11 overall. Elyria […]

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Four MHS wrestlers qualify for state

Four Marion wrestlers qualified for the state tournament with their performances at the Class 3-2-1A regional tournament at Eureka Friday and Saturday. “The wrestlers all did a great job this weekend,” coach Tyler McMichael said. “Our four qualifiers did excellent on going out there and doing what was necessary to make it to Hays. We had some good matchups at […]

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Marion splits games with Elyria Christian

The Marion basketball teams split games at Elyria Christian Friday. The girls won, 47-29. The boys lost, 61-49. Girls—Marion defeated Elyria Christian, 47-29, Friday. The Warriors built a 10-5 lead after one quarter of play, led by Kourtney Hansen with four points. Sam Richmond made a three-pointer in the period, the first of two on the night. Scoring in the […]

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Marion teams sweep Inman

Marion teams sweep Inman

Marion swept visiting Inman Tuesday. The girls won, 40-37, and the boys won, 58-53. Courtney Herzet Girls—A strong start set the tone for Marion in a 40-37 victory over Inman Tuesday. Four of Marion’s first five baskets were three-pointers, including the first two by Kourtney Hansen and the second two by Sam Richmond. When Richmond made her second trey at […]

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Marion girls claim 2-0 week

Marion girls claim 2-0 week

Kourtney Hansen eyes the basket during the first half of Tuesday’s game with Sedgwick. Hansen led all scorers with 22 points in Marion’s 51-35 win. Hansen followed Tuesday’s performance with a double-double at Hutchinson Trinity Friday, where she scored 16 points and recorded 10 steals. The Marion girls’ basketball team secured a 2-0 week of Heart of America play by […]

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