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Marion FFA team places second in district dairy contest

Members of the Marion-Florence FFA Chapter received second place in the Greenhand division at the South Central District FFA Dairy Cattle Evaluation Career Development Event on Wednesday, Nov. 15. The contest was hosted by the Inman FFA Chapter at the McPherson County Fairgrounds. Contest participants were required to evaluate and place six classes of dairy cows and heifers. They also […]

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Marion splits season-opener with SES

Marion splits season-opener with SES

The Marion basketball teams split their season-opening games with Southeast of Saline Friday. The girls won, 40-29, but the boys lost a heartbreaker in overtime, 54-53. Kourtney Hansen Girls—It took awhile for the Warriors to find their rhythm, but in the end, Marion earned a double-digit, 40-29 victory over the visiting Southeast of Saline Trojans. The Warriors trailed the duration […]

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Marion loses 3A regional matchup to Cheney, 56-0

Marion lost a Class 3A regional football game with Cheney, Saturday, 56-0. The Warriors trailed, 14-0, at the end of the first quarter, but by halftime, Cheney’s lead had grown to 49-0. The Cardinals concluded scoring in the third quarter. Marion ends the season with an overall record of 8-3. Cheney will take its 9-2 record into its next-round matchup […]

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Marion earns bi-district win at Halstead, 54-30

Marion earns bi-district win at Halstead, 54-30

Evann Heidebrecht Marion extinguished the fire of the Halstead Dragons Tuesday, earning a 54-30 bi-district victory on Halloween night. In the first half, Marion matched the Dragons in touchdowns scored but failed to convert its two-point attempts, trailing 16-12 at halftime. The Warriors, however, exploded for 42 second-half points to seal the victory. Each team scored on its opening possession-Halstead […]

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Hesston rolls past Marion, 45-24

Hesston rolls past Marion, 45-24

Marion ran into a buzz saw in its final game of district play Thursday, losing to a talented and physical Hesston squad that was state runners-up in Class 3A a year ago, 45-24. Corbin Wheeler Swather running back Parker Roth and quarterback Cameron Cox packed a punishing one-two punch, accounting for 326 of Hesston’s 377 rushing yards and bruising their […]

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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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