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Marion splits with Belle Plaine to open Marion Classic

Marion splits with Belle Plaine to open Marion Classic

The Marion basketball teams split their first games of the Marion Classic with Belle Plaine Thursday night. The girls defeated Belle Plaine, 45-14, but the boys lost to the Dragons, 41-38. Kourtney Hansen scores off her steal to ignite an 8-0 run to start the fourth quarter against Belle Plaine. Hansen had 13 points and 11 rebounds in Marion?s 45-14 […]

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Marion succumbs to SES on opening night

Marion succumbs to SES on opening night

The Marion basketball teams suffered a pair of defeats in their season-openers against Southeast of Saline Friday. Kourtney Hansen scores to cap a 7-0 Warrior run to start the fourth quarter Friday, giving Marion its largest lead of the night over Southeast of Saline, 40-31. Marion lost the game, 46-42. Girls?Victory was within Marion?s grasp Friday in its first game […]

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HOA coaches announce football honors

by Janae Rempel The Free Press Marion and Canton-Galva football athletes have received recognition from Heart of America league coaches. Marion?Ten member?s of Marion?s 7-2 squad received recognition. Two juniors were named to the first team: offensive lineman Cade Harms and running back Aaron Riggs. Harms helped key a Warrior offense that recorded 3,081 yards this season. Riggs was Marion?s […]

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HOA volleyball athletes honored

Heart of America league coaches have released the 2015 all-league volleyball honors, with athletes from Marion and Canton-Galva represented. Three members of Marion?s 33-4 team received recognition. Senior Kirsten Hansen and sophomore Kourtney Hansen were named to the all-league team. Junior Marissa Jacobson received honorable mention. Two senior members of Canton-Galva?s 20-15 team were recognized. Cassidy Enns was named to […]

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Marion rolls past Remington, 42-27

Marion rolls past Remington, 42-27

The Marion football team defeated Remington on the road Friday, 42-27. The Warriors were nearly unstoppable on the ground, rolling up 432 rushing yards, bolstered by the triple threat of Corbin Wheeler, Aaron Riggs and Jack Schneider in the backfield. Each surpassed 100 yards on the night. Corbin Wheeler rushes for a 58-yard touchdown to give Marion a 20-0 lead […]

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Warriors, Eagles combine for 9 HOA baseball picks

The Marion and Canton-Galva baseball team combined for nine selections to the 2015 Heart of America baseball all-league teams chosen by league coaches. Marion Three Warriors were chosen for the all-league first team, one for the second team and one received honorable mention. In addition, one Warrior earned All-State recognition from the Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches. Senior pitcher Bret […]

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Marion boys win HOA league title

Marion boys win HOA league title

Brad Stone competes in the preliminary 110 hurdles race at the Heart of America league meet hosted by Marion Friday. Stone placed third in that event with a time of 16.06 seconds and finished second in the 300 hurdles (41.1). Both times set new personal records. The Marion boys won the 10-team meet with 106 points. Don Ratzlaff / Free […]

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Marion softball starts HOA play with 4-0 record

Marion softball starts HOA play with 4-0 record

Emily Hague fires a pitch during Game 2 against Bennington. In her first varsity appearance, Hague pitched her first full game to earn the win, scattering six hits and six runs over five innings of work. She struck out three batters. Marion swept Bennington, 18-3 and 16-6. Janae Rempel / Free Press The Marion softball team improved to 4-0 in […]

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MMS vocalists sweep HOA

Marion Middle School swept the board at the Heart of America Middle School Music Festival by achieving superior ?1? ratings for every vocal and choral performance. The festival, which took place at Hutchinson Trinity March 10, featured soloists, small ensembles and large groups performances that were rated by judges. Choirs, soloists and ensembles are rated on a scale of 1-to-5. […]

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Marion loses two at Haven

Marion loses two at Haven

Marion lost two games at Haven Friday. The girls lost, 39-27, and the boys dropped a 58-31 contest. Julia Hall shoots for two during the first half Friday at Haven. Marion lost the game, 39-27. Girls?The Warriors kept pace with Haven Friday, trailing only by four at halftime. But the Wildcats, boosted by a 25-point performance by Samantha Stallbaumer, came […]

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