Post Tagged with: "Heart of America"

All-HOA honors announced

Ten Marion County basketball athletes from Marion and Canton-Galva have received recognition from Heart of America league coaches. Marion?For the 16-6 Warrior girls, Kourtney Hansen was Marion?s sole first-team selection. She turned in per-game averages of 10.8 points and 8.6 rebounds during her sophomore campaign. She recorded 102 steals and 100 assists. Three Warriors received honorable mention: seniors Kirsten Hansen, […]

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Marion sweeps Remington on the road

Marion sweeps Remington on the road

The Marion basketball teams earned a pair of road wins at Remington Tuesday. Erika Hess shoots for two during the fourth quarter at Remington Tuesday. Hess led all scorers with 11 points in Marion?s 45-33 win. Girls?Marion avenged an earlier loss by defeating Remington, 45-33, Tuesday, handing the Broncos their first league loss. Remington played without the injured Kelcey Hinz, […]

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Marion sweeps Inman at home

Marion sweeps Inman at home

Two more Heart of America league victories are in the books for Marion as the Warriors swept Inman Friday night. Kristen Herzet shoots for two during the third quarter against Inman. She scored six points in Marion?s 45-27 win. Girls?Marion led from start to finish in Friday?s 45-27 victory over Inman. An 11-0 first-quarter effort established Marion?s advantage early, and […]

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Marion sneaks past Chase County, 14-13

Marion sneaks past Chase County, 14-13

The Marion football team was tested Friday night at Chase County in its first game of district play. Battling through adversity, the Warriors rose to the occasion, doing just enough to sneak away with a 14-13 victory. Bryce Shults (1) and Tyler Palic tackle Chase County?s Jake Wessel during the first quarter Friday. Marion defeated the Bulldogs, 14-13. Chase County […]

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Marion rolls past Ell-Saline on homecoming night

Marion rolls past Ell-Saline on homecoming night

Victory for the Marion football team was sweet Friday on homecoming night as the Warriors defeated Ell-Saline, 40-22. While the Cardinals rivaled Marion in terms of speed, the potent offensive attack of the Warriors provided an effective complement. Marion rolled up 318 yards of total offense and found success on the ground and through the air. Jack Schneider rushes for […]

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Marion defeats Hutchinson Trinity, 28-8

Marion defeats Hutchinson Trinity, 28-8

Heading into Friday?s matchup at Hutchinson Trinity, head coach Grant Thierolf said the Warriors needed to increase their physicality. Marion did just that, defeating the Celtics on their homecoming night, 28-8. Jack Schneider rushes for a 14-yard touchdown to give the Warriors an early 6-0 lead at Hutchinson Trinity Friday. Schneider was Marion?s leading rusher, carrying the ball 17 times […]

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Marion wins season-opener against Moundridge

Marion wins season-opener against Moundridge

Although Marion head coach Grant Thierolf said much is still to be improved, a win is a win, and Thierolf?s Warriors put their first victory in the books with a season-opening win over Moundridge Friday, 24-14. The Warriors established their lead early. On the second play of the game, Aaron Riggs found running room down the left side for a […]

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Heart of America athletes recognized

Heart of America league coaches have released the all-league selections for the 2014-15 basketball season. Marion is represented by two athletes, while three Canton-Galva athletes have received recognition. Marion freshman Kourtney Hansen received honorable mention. ?Kourtney started the season with good skills,? coach Kelly Robson said. ?That always helps at the high school level when the new players come in […]

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Marion loses two in regular season finale at Sedgwick

Marion loses two in regular season finale at Sedgwick

The Marion basketball teams traveled to Sedgwick Tuesday in hopes of avenging a pair of losses suffered at the hands of the Cardinals at home just one week prior. The effort fell short, however, as the Warrior girls lost, 43-27, and the boys lost, 43-40. Bailey Robson looks to pass the ball during the second half at Sedgwick Tuesday. Robson […]

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Marion loses two to Sedgwick

Marion loses two to Sedgwick

The Marion basketball teams lost two games to Sedgwick Tuesday on senior night. The girls lost a heartbreaker in overtime, 37-36, while the boys lost, 56-41. Julia Hall scores to bring Marion within 21-20 during the third quarter against Sedgwick Tuesday. Hall led all scorers with 10 points in Marion?s 37-36 overtime loss. Girls?A last-second basket by the Cardinals turned […]

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