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Marion splits games at Moundridge

Marion split two games at Moundridge Tuesday. The girls won, 37-36, and the boys lost, 78-69. Girls—A last-second basket by Courtney Herzet lifted Marion past Moundridge Tuesday, 37-36. Marion trailed at the end of the first three quarters, and in the first half, Kourtney Hansen and Alli Molleker accounted for all of Marion’s points. The Warriors trailed, 11-7, after one […]

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Marion splits non-league games with Council Grove

Marion splits non-league games with Council Grove

Marion split a pair of basketball games with Council Grove Thursday night. The girls lost, 52-48, and the boys won, 61-52. Jessi Lewman Girls—Marion could not hang on down the stretch in a 52-48 loss to Council Grove Thursday. The teams traded scores in the first quarter, as Sam Richmond scored five of Marion’s first six points. A 5-2 run […]

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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 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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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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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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Tabor splits games with Valley City State

Tabor splits games with Valley City State

The Tabor College basketball teams split their first Holiday Classic games with Valley City State Friday. The Bluejay women earned a 74-70 overtime victory, while the men suffered a 71-66 defeat. Taylor Deniston Women—In a matchup of nationally-ranked teams that seemed fit for the NAIA’s biggest stage, the 17th-ranked Bluejays earned a 74-70 overtime win over 19th-ranked Valley City State […]

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Marion splits games with Wichita Independent

Marion split a pair of games with Wichita Independent Friday in the HOA-CPL challenge in McPherson. The girls lost, 50-35, and the boys won, 59-49. Girls—The Marion girls suffered a 50-35 loss to Wichita Independent Friday in the HOA-CPL challenge in McPherson. The Warriors struggled to contain Lea Coccetella and Janell Douvier who together accounted for 35 of Independent’s points. […]

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Marion splits with Eureka to conclude Classic

Marion splits with Eureka to conclude Classic

The Marion basketball teams split games with Eureka in the final games of the Marion Classic Saturday. The girls won, 41-27, and the boys lost, 59-50. Courtney Herzet Girls—The Marion girls concluded play in the Marion Classic with a 41-27 victory over Eureka Saturday. Kourtney Hansen scored Marion’s first six points, and when Eureka made just one of four baskets […]

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