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Scoring barrage gives Marion a 64-36 district win over SES

Scoring barrage gives Marion a 64-36 district win over SES

The Marion football team was a seemingly unstoppable force in its first game of district play, an offensive juggernaut limited primarily by its own miscues in a 64-36 walloping of Southeast of Saline Friday. However, Marion dealt with adversity early when a mishandled punt on the fourth play of the game gave the home-field Trojans new life at midfield. Five […]

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Marion defeats Hutchinson Trinity, 14-6

The Marion football team rebounded from a 14-6 loss to Sterling last week by defeating Hutchinson Trinity by the same, 14-6 score Friday. The Celtics also came into the game after suffering their first loss of the season, a 14-6 defeat to Ell-Saline. Trinity pieced together a scoring drive on the opening possession of the game, covering 45 yards in […]

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Marion suffers first defeat to Sterling, 14-6

Marion suffers first defeat to Sterling, 14-6

The Marion football team suffered its first defeat of the season Friday, losing to Sterling, 14-6, to sober an otherwise festive homecoming crowd. Coach Grant Thierolf did not mince words when speaking of his team’s lack of toughness on the field following the loss. However, the game started well enough, as Marion’s defense conceded just 7 yards in four plays […]

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Marion rolls past Remington, 40-3

Marion rolls past Remington, 40-3

Despite a slow start, the Marion football team earned a convincing, 40-3 win at Remington Friday. Jack Schneider Coach Grant Thierolf said his team never quite played with the intensity he’d like to see, but couldn’t complain about putting the team’s fourth win in the books. It was a one-possession game the duration of the first quarter. After Marion’s first […]

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Marion defeats Sedgwick, 38-35

Marion defeats Sedgwick, 38-35

Battling injury and pitted against a solid opponent, the Marion football team overcame adversity in a 38-35 victory over Sedgwick Friday. Chase Stringer Sedgwick scored on every possession but one in the first half, bruising its way to a 14-0 first-quarter lead with a pair of touchdowns—both passing plays—sandwiching a Warrior fumble. With Marion at risk of falling behind by […]

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Marion rolls past Inman, 64-13

Marion rolls past Inman, 64-13

Corbin Wheeler Bolstered by strong offensive line play, Marion literally and figuratively ran past Inman Friday in a blowout, 64-13 victory. All but 8 of Marion’s 442 yards of offense came on the ground, as the Warriors’ front line asserted its dominance, giving running backs Jack Schneider and Corbin Wheeler plenty of daylight to find the end zone. The Warriors […]

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Marion defeats Moundridge, 36-26, in season opener

Marion defeats Moundridge, 36-26, in season opener

Chase Stringer The Marion football team kicked off the 2017 season with a 36-26 victory at Moundridge Friday. But although it will be recorded as a win in the record book, the Warriors’ performance on the field left coach Grant Thierolf seeking improvement. The game included flashes of brilliance, as when Zachary Stuchlik intercepted a Wildcat pass two plays into […]

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Marion girls seeded third, boys seventh in Mission Valley sub-state

Sub-state pairings for the Class 3A tournament hosted by Mission Valley were released Wednesday. All first-round games will be played at the home site of the higher seed, with semifinal and final games played at Mission Valley. The Marion girls enter the tournament with a 14-6 overall record and have received the No. 3 seed. The Warriors will host No. […]

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Marion ends regular season with losses at Berean Academy

Marion ends regular season with losses at Berean Academy

Marion concluded the regular season with a pair of league losses at Berean Academy Tuesday. Alli Molleker Girls—Marion struggled to score against Berean’s stifling defense in a 35-20 loss Tuesday. Marion struggled to get looks in the paint and made just two of 13 attempts from the field in the first half (15 percent). Marion turned the ball over 12 […]

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Marion splits games at Inman

Marion splits games at Inman

The Marion basketball teams split two games at Inman Tuesday night. Kourtney Hansen Girls—Marion did just enough down the stretch to earn a 34-31 victory over the Teutons Tuesday. In a low-scoring first quarter in which each team made three baskets, Kourtney Hansen accounted for all six of Marion’s points. Inman’s three-point basket with 57 seconds left in the period […]

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